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Hillsborough disaster: 25th anniversary

Published 1653 GMT (0053 HKT) March 9, 2017
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Liverpool players acknowledge a minute's silence for the Hillsborough victims on the 25th anniversary. Alex Livesey/Getty Images
Fans in the Kop stand at Anfield wave banners in memory of the 96 victims of the 1989 disaster, which happened when supporters were crushed during Liverpool's FA Cup semifinal against Nottingham Forest. ANDREW YATES/AFP/Getty Images
A young fan stands next to floral tributes laid in memory of the victims ahead of the Liverpool-Manchester City game at Anfield. Alex Livesey/Getty Images
The Hillsborough Justice Campaign was set up to support those affected by the disaster, including the families of the victims and the survivors. ANDREW YATES/AFP/Getty Images
A new inquest into the tragedy started on March 31, 2014. Donna Miller (right), whose brother Paul Carlile died at Hillsborough, walks next to Mary Corrigan (center), whose son Keith McGrath was also killed, as they arrive to attend the opening day. PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images
The names of the 96 victims are listed on a memorial outside Liverpool's Anfield stadium. Alex Livesey/Getty Images
A poster protesting about the way in which Liverpool fans were blamed for the Hillsborough disaster is displayed outside Anfield in 2012. The club's supporters boycotted "The Sun" newspaper due to its coverage of the deaths. Michael Regan/Getty Images/file