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    • Ghost Towns of Fukushima: Four Years After Nuclear Disaster
    • Ghost Towns of Fukushima: Four Years After Nuclear Disaster
    • Ghost Towns of Fukushima: Four Years After Nuclear Disaster
    • Ghost Towns of Fukushima: Four Years After Nuclear Disaster
    • Ghost Towns of Fukushima: Four Years After Nuclear Disaster
    • Ghost Towns of Fukushima: Four Years After Nuclear Disaster
    • Ghost Towns of Fukushima: Four Years After Nuclear Disaster
    • Ghost Towns of Fukushima: Four Years After Nuclear Disaster
    • Ghost Towns of Fukushima: Four Years After Nuclear Disaster
    • Ghost Towns of Fukushima: Four Years After Nuclear Disaster
    © Photo : Arkadiusz Podniesinski/REX
    "My goal was to present the actual state of the exclusion zone. Futaba, Namie and Tomioka are ghost towns whose emptiness is terrifying and show a tragedy that affected hundreds of thousands of people," Podniesinski was quoted as saying by Daily Mail.

    Above: A bike swallowed by the overgrown wilderness.

    Four years after the nuclear disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi NPP, which led to 160,000 people being evacuated from their homes, 120,000 have still not been able to return and some areas are still too dangerous to enter.

    Polish photographer and filmmaker Arkadiusz Podniesinski visited the exclusion zone around the Fukushima power plant to see the aftermath of the disaster with his own eyes.

    Unique tour of the Fukushima exclusion zone – in our photo gallery.

     

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