Corporation-city: the hidden truth

Norilsk is a town in Siberia, built by prisoners of a Stalinist gulag. It is one of the most polluted cities in the world and is located next door to one of the largest deposits of nickel and copper in the world.

The city corporation is owned by Norilsk Nickel that since 2001, in accordance with the Russian government, has forbidden to foreigners every kind of journalistic activity. If you want to visit Norilsk you must have a special permission.