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    Ukraine prepares missile test near Crimea, angering Russia
    Dec01

    Ukraine prepares missile test near Crimea, angering Russia

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine was due to start two days of missile tests on Thursday – a move that has angered Russia, prompting it to put its air defense forces on high alert on the annexed Crimea peninsula. The post Ukraine prepares missile test near Crimea, angering Russia appeared first on LIBYA NEWS TODAY. …read more Source: Libya News...

    Russian forces in Crimea put on alert before Ukrainian missile tests: TASS
    Nov30

    Russian forces in Crimea put on alert before Ukrainian missile tests: TASS

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian air defense forces in Crimea have been placed on high alert on the eve of planned Ukrainian missile tests near the Black Sea peninsula, the TASS news agency cited a Crimean military source as saying on Wednesday. The post Russian forces in Crimea put on alert before Ukrainian missile tests: TASS appeared first on LIBYA...

    EU court upholds sanctions on Putin’s businessman friend over Crimea
    Nov30

    EU court upholds sanctions on Putin’s businessman friend over Crimea

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – An EU court on Wednesday upheld sanctions imposed on Arkady Rotenberg, a close ally and former judo partner of Russian President Vladimir Putin whose company won a contract to build a bridge linking the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea. The post EU court upholds sanctions on Putin’s businessman friend over Crimea...

    News24.com | Nuclear cover up: Chernobyl’s giant dome
    Nov30

    News24.com | Nuclear cover up: Chernobyl’s giant dome

    The new metal dome encasing Ukraine’s infamous Chernobyl nuclear power plant contains enough metal to build three Eiffel Towers with a few thousand tons to spare. …read more Source:...

    No breakthrough in latest ‘difficult’ foreign minister talks on Ukraine
    Nov29

    No breakthrough in latest ‘difficult’ foreign minister talks on Ukraine

    The foreign ministers of Germany, France, Ukraine and Russia have failed to agree on a roadmap for the peace process in eastern Ukraine. Germany’s Steinmeier said paying “lip service” to the conflict would not solve it. …read more Source:...

    Peace talks on Ukraine end without agreement
    Nov29

    Peace talks on Ukraine end without agreement

    MINSK (Reuters) – Four-way talks on ending a separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine finished without a breakthrough on Tuesday, with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier declaring that "lip service” statements were not enough to achieve lasting peace. The post Peace talks on Ukraine end without agreement appeared first on...

    Ahead of talks, France says West must stand firm on Russia sanctions
    Nov29

    Ahead of talks, France says West must stand firm on Russia sanctions

    MINSK (Reuters) – French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Tuesday that Europe must stand firm on sanctions against Russia because lifting them would undermine efforts to end the violence in eastern Ukraine. The post Ahead of talks, France says West must stand firm on Russia sanctions appeared first on LIBYA NEWS TODAY. …read more...

    Ukraine: Country moves giant new safety dome over Chernobyl
    Nov29

    Ukraine: Country moves giant new safety dome over Chernobyl

    Ukraine on Tuesday unveiled the world’s largest moveable metal structure over the Chernobyl nuclear power plant’s doomed fourth reactor to ensure the safety of Europeans for future generations.The gigantic arch soars 108 metres (355 feet) into the sky — making it taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty — while its...

    France says lifting sanctions on Russia would be counterproductive
    Nov29

    France says lifting sanctions on Russia would be counterproductive

    MINSK (Reuters) – French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Tuesday that lifting European Union sanctions on Russia would weaken efforts to resolve the Ukraine crisis and hand a victory to Moscow. The post France says lifting sanctions on Russia would be counterproductive appeared first on LIBYA NEWS TODAY. …read more Source: Libya...

    Giant arch slides over Chernobyl site to block radiation for a century
    Nov29

    Giant arch slides over Chernobyl site to block radiation for a century

    CHERNOBYL, Ukraine (Reuters) – In the middle of a vast exclusion zone in northern Ukraine, the world’s largest land-based moving structure has been slid over the Chernobyl nuclear disaster site to prevent deadly radiation spewing from the stricken reactor for the next 100 years. The post Giant arch slides over Chernobyl site to block...

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