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Ananenko, Bezpalov and Baranov: the reality behind the myth of three Chernobyl divers

On 14 December, the day in honor of the “liquidators of Chernobyl” is celebrated. The Ukrainian government sanctioned this on November 10, 2006 with an official decree. The date was not chosen by chance: it was December 14 when the construction of the…

Government increases payments to Chernobyl disaster victims

The Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine reported that payments to victims of the Chernobyl disaster will increase The agency noted that this year for social protection of those affected by the Chernobyl disaster, provided 403.5 million UAH more than…

Chernobyl tattoos around the world

Chernobyl is a subject that is close to many individuals hearts around the world – and one of the amazing things about the zone today is how it does attract so many people from so many countries, who all develop…

Babushka Sonia has died

The sad news reached us from the village of Kupovate. Sonia died – the sister of the most famous and smiling woman in this town, Baba Hania. Sonia was disabled and was looked after by her sister – they returned…

The liquidators of Chernobyl: December 14 is the day in honor of these heroes

Very often they ask me why I feel so connected to the Chernobyl area, the answer is not always easy for me to be able to explain: I have always considered these men legendary, who in silence have worked for…

The most vulnerable people in Chernobyl need your help to survive winter

The unfavorable epidemiological situation with COVID-19 in Ukraine, along with a high probability of a new lockdown in Ukraine, may affect the most vulnerable group of people living in the Exclusion Zone. We are talking about the so-called “self-settlers”, the…