Photo: SSE Chernobyl NPP
In the US shelters 200 children from the Chernobyl exclusion zone. The message on it appeared on the website of the State Agency of Ukraine for management of the territory.
The first batch of 12 dogs were taken from a construction site of a new sarcophagus on 27 April. Transport workers were involved the financing of the future and the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the five-year project, “the Dogs of Chernobyl” sterilization and vaccination of these animals living in the exclusion zone.
“To carry out works for the removal of puppies has received all the necessary permissions, generally scheduled to take US about 200 animals,” said co-founder of Lucas hixon. He added that all dogs find loving owners.
Before sending abroad Pets will be monitoring, will wash them, get rid of fleas and keep 45 days in territory Konno-sports base of the city of Slavutych. There animals can be taken care of by professional handlers, and on weekends with the pups will be able to play the visitors base.
The accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant — one of the largest technological disaster in the history of mankind. April 26, 1986 fourth unit of the station, an explosion occurred, which was followed by the release of radioactive substances. In the first three months after the accident, killed about 30 people. Were exposed to the radiation of nearly 8.4 million people in Belarus, Ukraine and Russia. Around the plant was created by the so-called exclusion zone from which evacuated the two cities of Pripyat and Chernobyl, and 74 villages.
Video, photo All from Russia.