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    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:...

    Massive Chernobyl shelter safely put over exploded reactor
    Nov30

    Massive Chernobyl shelter safely put over exploded reactor

    CHERNOBYL, Ukraine — Workers completed a massive shelter over the Chernobyl nuclear plant’s exploded reactor on Tuesday, one of the most ambitious engineering projects in the world that one expert said had closed “a nuclear wound.” …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Peace talks on Ukraine end without agreement
    Nov30

    Peace talks on Ukraine end without agreement

    MINSK: 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. Amid low expectations, the foreign ministers of Germany, France, Ukraine and Russia met in the...

    Kyrgyz delegation participates in opening of the World Innovation Summit for Health
    Nov30

    Kyrgyz delegation participates in opening of the World Innovation Summit for Health

    Bishkek, November 30 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz delegation headed by Minister of Health Talantbek Batyraliev participated on November 29 in the opening of the World Innovation Summit for Health, the press service of the MInistry of Foreign Affairs reports. The event is held in Doha, State of Qatar, with the participation of delegations from more than 100...

    Book about Kazakhstan presented in Ukraine
    Nov30

    Book about Kazakhstan presented in Ukraine

    Its author is the famous Ukrainian publicist and researcher Nikolai Stepanenko. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Peace Talks on Ukraine End Without Agreement
    Nov30

    Peace Talks on Ukraine End Without Agreement

    Presents to Russia The four nations agreed in October to draw up a road map this month on how to implement a cease-fire agreement struck in Minsk last year to end fighting between Uk …read more Source: Big News...

    One in seven with HIV in Europe unaware of infection
    Nov30

    One in seven with HIV in Europe unaware of infection

    Europe registered its highest number of new HIV cases in a single year in 2015, at 153,407 cases, up from 142,000 in 2014, the WHO said. AFP Photo STOCKHOLM: One in seven people with HIV in Europe is unaware of their infection, the EU and World Health Organization reported Tuesday as 2015 marked another record year for new HIV cases in the...

    Peace talks on Ukraine end without agreement
    Nov30

    Peace talks on Ukraine end without agreement

    MINSK: 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.Amid low expectations, the foreign ministers of Germany, France, Ukraine and Russia...

    Giant Protective Arch Slides Over Chernobyl Site
    Nov30

    Giant Protective Arch Slides Over Chernobyl Site

    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. On April 26, 1986, a botched test at the Soviet nuclear plant sent clouds of smoldering...

    Fake news is modern propaganda: In the Trump era, history repeats itself not as farce but as clickbait
    Nov30

    Fake news is modern propaganda: In the Trump era, history repeats itself not as farce but as clickbait

    (Credit: AP/John Locher) A new report published in The Washington Post alleges that Russia was involved in disseminating fake news designed to get Donald Trump elected. One report, entitled “Trolling for Trump: How Russia Is Trying to Destroy Our Democracy,” was published in War on the Rocks, an online journal focusing on matters of foreign...