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    Ukraine unveils new safety cover over destroyed Chernobyl reactor
    Dec01

    Ukraine unveils new safety cover over destroyed Chernobyl reactor

    Ukraine on Tuesday unveiled a new protective cover over the destroyed Chernobyl nuclear reactor No.4, which would prevent the leakage of the radiation from the unit during the next century. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Ukraine unveils new safety cover over destroyed Chernobyl reactor
    Dec01

    Ukraine unveils new safety cover over destroyed Chernobyl reactor

    Ukraine on Tuesday unveiled a new protective cover over the destroyed Chernobyl nuclear reactor No.4, which would prevent the leakage of the radiation from the unit during the next century. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/photo/2016-11/30/c_135870234.htm target=_blank title="Ukraine unveils new safety...

    This Is The Kind Of President Donald Trump Is Replacing
    Dec01

    This Is The Kind Of President Donald Trump Is Replacing

    WASHINGTON ― On Aug. 5, 2015, when President Barack Obama was making the case for the Iran nuclear deal, he journeyed uptown to American University, where decades earlier John F. Kennedy had delivered a famous address on peace and the future of nuclear negotiations with the Soviet Union.Hoping to bathe himself in some of the glow of JFK, Obama...

    Ukraine Missile Tests, Planned Near Crimea, Anger Russia
    Dec01

    Ukraine Missile Tests, Planned Near Crimea, Anger Russia

    Ukraine is due to start two days of missile tests Thursday, a move that has angered Russia, prompting it to put its air defense forces on high alert on the annexed Crimean Peninsula. The disagreement marks a fresh escalation in tensions between the onetime allies, whose relations collapsed in 2014 after Russia seized Crimea and backed pro-Russian...

    Russia positions 55k troops by Ukraine border in sign of aggression by Vladimir Putin
    Dec01

    Russia positions 55k troops by Ukraine border in sign of aggression by Vladimir Putin

    The sudden influx of feet on the grounds adds to up to 7,500 Russian soldiers already stationed in Ukraine, where officials are said to be convinced Russia is attempting to topple the government. …read more Source: Daily...

    Ukraine prepares missile test near Crimea, angering Russia
    Dec01

    Ukraine prepares missile test near Crimea, angering Russia

    KIEV – 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 disagreement marks a fresh escalation in… …read more Source:...

    Norwegian beats Russian to win World Chess Championship
    Dec01

    Norwegian beats Russian to win World Chess Championship

    Norway’s Magnus Carlsen on Wednesday won the World Chess Championship for the third time, seeing off challenger Sergey Karjakin, a Kremlin-backed Russian grandmaster who is a vocal supporter of President Vladimir Putin and who has praised the annexation of Crimea. After the 12-game match — which took place in New York...

    Ukraine prepares missile test near Crimea, angering Russia
    Dec01

    Ukraine prepares missile test near Crimea, angering Russia

    KIEV: 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 disagreement marks a fresh escalation in tensions between the one-time allies, whose relations collapsed in 2014 after Russia seized Crimea and...

    Putin promised Ukrainians sanctuary from their war; it hasn’t exactly happened.
    Dec01

    Putin promised Ukrainians sanctuary from their war; it hasn’t exactly happened.

    Perhaps 1 million Ukrainians have settled in Russia since the conflict in Ukraine began in 2014. President Vladimir Putin promised that Russian-speaking Ukrainians would be welcome. But it was largely an empty gesture. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    Ukraine moves giant new safety dome over Chernobyl
    Dec01

    Ukraine moves giant new safety dome over Chernobyl

    The $2.2-billion structure has been edged into place over an existing crumbling dome that the Soviets built in haste when disaster struck three decades ago. …read more Source: Public Radio...