|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
Chojniki (Belarusian: Хойнікі, [ˈxɔɪniki]) is a town in Homiel Voblast, Belarus. In 1986, the area around Chojniki suffered from heavy radioactive fallout from the Chernobyl accident, however the city itself wasn't significantly affected. Today the headquarters of Polesie State Radioecological Reserve is located in the town and it employs over 700 people. The reserve itself is located south of the town in a heavily contaminated area.
|This Belarus location article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|