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It was a catastrophic nuclear accident that occurred at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in the city of Pripyat, then located in the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic of the Soviet Union (USSR).
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Reactor Four of the Soviet Union's Chernobyl nuclear power station experienced a massive power surge which blew up its core

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