Ukraine - Belarus 2006 Chernobyl

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Belarus. Province of Gomel. Bolchevik. Family Vasili. Serguei is 80 years old, Maria 72 and their granddaughter Maria, 13 years old, stand at home. The family suffers physical problems due to the Chernobyl disaster. Eugenia Vasili suffers physical problems due to the Chernobyl disaster. The village of Bolchevik was heavily affected by the fallout of the catastrophe which took place on April 1986 at 1.23 am in the Chernobyl atomic power station. The accident in the nuclear power plant has environmental effects which affect territories and health of the people. The village of Bolchevik is still contaminated by radioactive materials, like caesium 137. © 2006 Didier Ruef