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until Tuesday the twenty sixth of April nineteen ninety six but many people have heard of this place , safety town the nuclear power station went wrong with catastrophic results , sending a cloud of radioactive material across Europe , three decades on the thirty kilometer exclusion zone is still in place , people are ignoring the warning , according to Reuters the Taurus Williams , he had a number people who were evacuated from Chernobyl thirty years ago , have returned , so a woman we spoke to said the place but where she was resettled in thirty years ago was a village full of drunks and drug addicts , but back in cannibal she and her family live close to nature , thirty one people died immediately in the explosion former owners , at least nine thousand according to the World Health Organization , possibly much harder report from Belarus putting the finger at a hundred and fifteen thousand , the Soviet Union , to this day some of those who respect life in the cleanup of the Chernobyl accident staged protests demanding the government do more to acknowledge that sacrifice , huge steel current concrete cover will soon contain the start allowing the remains of the reactor to be dismantled , for at least decades