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Ghosts of Chernobyl

Dolls, which were placed by a visitor, lie at beds at a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat near the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Dolls, which were placed by a visitor, lie at beds at a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat near the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Dolls, which were placed by a visitor, lie at beds at a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat near the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat near the Chernobyl power plant. 

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A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat near the Chernobyl power plant. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat near the Chernobyl power plant. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A view of an amusement park in the center of the abandoned town of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of an amusement park in the center of the abandoned town of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of an amusement park in the center of the abandoned town of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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An interior view of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

An interior view of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

An interior view of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A house is seen in the abandoned village of Zalesye near the Chernobyl power plant. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A house is seen in the abandoned village of Zalesye near the Chernobyl power plant. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A house is seen in the abandoned village of Zalesye near the Chernobyl power plant. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat is seen near the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat is seen near the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat is seen near the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A picture of Soviet state founder Vladimir Lenin in a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A picture of Soviet state founder Vladimir Lenin in a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A picture of Soviet state founder Vladimir Lenin in a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A portrait in a house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A portrait in a house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A portrait in a house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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An interior view of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. 

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An interior view of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

An interior view of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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The coat of arms of the former Soviet Union on the roof of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

The coat of arms of the former Soviet Union on the roof of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

The coat of arms of the former Soviet Union on the roof of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A baby cot is seen in a house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A baby cot is seen in a house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A baby cot is seen in a house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A ferris wheel is seen in the abandoned city of Pripyat. 

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A ferris wheel is seen in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A ferris wheel is seen in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A child's shoe left in a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat . REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A child's shoe left in a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat . REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A child's shoe left in a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat . REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A dog in the abandoned city of Pripyat. 

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A dog in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A dog in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Toys left in a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat. 

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Toys left in a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Toys left in a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. 

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A house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A house in the abandoned village of Zalesye. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A doll in a children's gas mask amongst beds at a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A doll in a children's gas mask amongst beds at a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A doll in a children's gas mask amongst beds at a kindergarten in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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The coat of arms of the former Soviet Union on the roof of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. 

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The coat of arms of the former Soviet Union on the roof of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

The coat of arms of the former Soviet Union on the roof of a building in the abandoned city of Pripyat. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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