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Hillsborough disaster remembered 25 years on

England reflects on the loss of 96 Liverpool fans, crushed to death at an FA Cup semi-final in Sheffield.

    Tuesday marks the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster in Sheffield.

    On April 15, 1989, at an FA Cup semi-final between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest, 96 fans were crushed to death because there were too many people in Leppings Lane end of the ground.

    Some families of those who died are still seeking the truth about what happened.

    Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips reports from Liverpool.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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