Chernobyl 30 years after
Slavutych town in Chernobyl's shadow
Alexander Demidov, 61, sits with his friend, writer Stanislav Konstatinov 65, Chernobyl explosion in 1986. They were part of a massive team of "liquidators" responsible for the clean up of the nuclear fallout in the months and years that followed.
They have been living in Slavutych for the last decades. Demidov is suffering from multiple health problems in his lungs and joints, while Konstantinov is healthy.
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