BBC Home
Explore the BBC
BBC News
Launch consoleBBC NEWS CHANNEL
In pictures: Chernobyl zone residents
 

Vladimir rejects the idea that farming in Ilyintsi is unsafe.

"Where is the radiation? How can I be afraid of it?" he asks.

Experts agree that Ilyintsi is, in fact, less contaminated than some populated areas near Kiev. However, there is heavily contaminated land to the north, east and west.

Click below for more images
BACK 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10   NEXT

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific