"After the accident, I was sick, of course, because of the radiation. Nowadays, Glebovka is cleaner than Kyiv, with all the cars and air pollution down there."
-- Lydia Antonovych, Chernobyl liquidator
Lydia Antonovych and her husband Igor Chyernyak plant potatoes in their field in Glebovka, Ukraine, 25 miles south of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. Antonovych worked for four years in the clean-up effort. As compensation, the Ukrainian government gave Antonovych a...more »