12 Chernobyl cleanup veterans, who carry out the protest action near the Cabinet of Ministers, went on a dry hunger strike in the morning today.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, they stretched out a poster with an inscription “We  go on a dry hunger strike” on a slope in front of the Cabinet of Ministers, they poured a water demonstratively and started the action.

In whole, about 30 Chernobyl cleanup veterans are on hunger strike near the building of the Cabinet of Ministers.