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Fire raging near Ukraine's Chernobyl

A geiger counter measures a radiation level at a site of fire burning in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, outside the village of Rahivka, Ukraine. A huge forest fire in Ukraine that has been raging for more than a week is now just one kilometer from the defunct Chernobyl nuclear power plant and poses a radiation risk, Greenpeace Russia warned on Monday, citing satellite images. Picture taken April 5.   
REUTERS/Yaroslav Yemelianenko

A geiger counter measures a radiation level at a site of fire burning in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, outside the village of Rahivka, Ukraine. A huge forest fire in Ukraine that has been raging for more than a week is...more

A geiger counter measures a radiation level at a site of fire burning in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, outside the village of Rahivka, Ukraine. A huge forest fire in Ukraine that has been raging for more than a week is now just one kilometer from the defunct Chernobyl nuclear power plant and poses a radiation risk, Greenpeace Russia warned on Monday, citing satellite images. Picture taken April 5. REUTERS/Yaroslav Yemelianenko
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Burned trees are seen after a forest fire outside the settlement of Poliske, located in the 19 mile exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, April 12, 2020. 
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Burned trees are seen after a forest fire outside the settlement of Poliske, located in the 19 mile exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Burned trees are seen after a forest fire outside the settlement of Poliske, located in the 19 mile exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Smoke rises from a forest fire in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, outside the village of Rahivka, Ukraine, April 5. REUTERS/Yaroslav Yemelianenko

Smoke rises from a forest fire in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, outside the village of Rahivka, Ukraine, April 5. REUTERS/Yaroslav Yemelianenko

Smoke rises from a forest fire in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, outside the village of Rahivka, Ukraine, April 5. REUTERS/Yaroslav Yemelianenko
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A fire truck is seen at the site of a fire burning in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, in Kiev region, Ukraine, April 10.   State Emergency Service of Ukraine in Kiev region/via REUTERS  

A fire truck is seen at the site of a fire burning in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, in Kiev region, Ukraine, April 10. State Emergency Service of Ukraine in Kiev region/via REUTERS  

A fire truck is seen at the site of a fire burning in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, in Kiev region, Ukraine, April 10. State Emergency Service of Ukraine in Kiev region/via REUTERS  
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Burned trees are seen in the settlement of Poliske after a forest fire in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukraine, April 12.  
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Burned trees are seen in the settlement of Poliske after a forest fire in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukraine, April 12. REUTERS/Stringer

Burned trees are seen in the settlement of Poliske after a forest fire in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukraine, April 12. REUTERS/Stringer
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Burned trees are seen after a forest fire outside the settlement of Poliske located in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukraine, April 12. REUTERS/Stringer

Burned trees are seen after a forest fire outside the settlement of Poliske located in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukraine, April 12. REUTERS/Stringer

Burned trees are seen after a forest fire outside the settlement of Poliske located in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukraine, April 12. REUTERS/Stringer
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An aerial view shows a forest fire in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukraine, April 12. Reuters TV/via REUTERS

An aerial view shows a forest fire in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukraine, April 12. Reuters TV/via REUTERS

An aerial view shows a forest fire in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukraine, April 12. Reuters TV/via REUTERS
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Firefighters try to extinguish a fire burning in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, April 10.  
 State Emergency Service of Ukraine in Kiev region/via REUTERS  

Firefighters try to extinguish a fire burning in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, April 10. State Emergency Service of Ukraine in Kiev region/via REUTERS  

Firefighters try to extinguish a fire burning in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, April 10. State Emergency Service of Ukraine in Kiev region/via REUTERS  
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A fire burns in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, April 5. REUTERS/Yaroslav Yemelianenko

A fire burns in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, April 5. REUTERS/Yaroslav Yemelianenko

A fire burns in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, April 5. REUTERS/Yaroslav Yemelianenko
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