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Belarus. Province of Gomel. Bolchevik. The young Eugenia Vasili, 13 years old, stands at home. She still 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 environmentals effects which affect territories and health of the people. The village of Bolchevik is still contamined by radioactive materials, like caesium 137. © 2006 Didier Ruef