Chernobyl’s new US$1.7 billion radioactive dust shelter unveiled in Ukraine

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Travel companies say that since the HBO series, Chernobyl – focusing on the nuclear disaster of 1986 – was first shown in May, there has been a big increase in the number of people wishing to visit places in the Chernobyl exclusion site, such as the medical facility in the ghost city of Pripyat (above), which was where the first victims were treated. Photo: AFP