Real life heroes of Chernobyl watch TV show

Sky News has spoken to two of the real-life heroes behind the hit TV show Chernobyl.

The Sky Atlantic series dramatises the complex chain of events set off by the explosion at the nuclear plant in 1986.

400 miners were drafted in to help contain the molten core and prevent radiation from spreading.

One-in-four have since died of cancer or radiation related disease.

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euronews 20 Jun 2019 14:06 CEST