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Ukraine. Province of Kiev. Slavutich. Young boys and girls slide on the frozen ice on a cold winter day. The town of Slavutich was created after the catastrophe which took place on april 1986 at 1.23 am with the explosion of reactor No 4 at Chernobyl atomic power station. Slavutich is distant 60 km from the power station and was newly built after the evacuation of the inhabitants from both towns of Pripyat and Chernobyl. © 2006 Didier Ruef