The True Toll Of The Chernobyl Disaster • Discoverology

The True Toll Of The Chernobyl Disaster

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On 26 April 1986 reactor number four at the power plant suffered a catastrophic explosion that exposed the core and threw clouds of radioactive material over the surrounding. Covered up by a secretive Soviet Union at the time, the true number of deaths and illnesses caused by the nuclear accident are only now becoming clear.

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