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Wildlife multiplied in the region as most people were evacuated out of the area in 1986 from what is officially designated as the “exclusion zone.”

But more than 5,000 people currently live and work in the “exclusion zone,” an area that is supposedly still contaminated from the world’s worst nuclear disaster.

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