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    Ukraine moves new safety dome over Chernobyl’s doomed reactor
    Nov29

    Ukraine moves new safety dome over Chernobyl’s doomed reactor

    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 generations to come. The giant arch’s height of 108 meters makes it taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty while its weight of 36,000 tons is three...

    Giant safety dome to block radiation from Chernobyl site
    Nov29

    Giant safety dome to block radiation from Chernobyl site

    In 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 stop deadly radiation spewing from the stricken reactor for the next 100 years. …read more Source: France...

    Brest to open winter athletics season with international tournament
    Nov29

    Brest to open winter athletics season with international tournament

    Partaking in the competitions will be more than 300 young athletes from Belarus, Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Latvia and Moldova. …read more Source:...

    Russian Defense Ministry: Western calls for more sanctions on Russia a response to liberation of thousands of civilians in Aleppo
    Nov29

    Russian Defense Ministry: Western calls for more sanctions on Russia a response to liberation of thousands of civilians in Aleppo

    Moscow, SANA – The Russian Defense Ministry considered that the calls by West to subject Russia to more sanctions came as a response to the Syrian Arab Army’s liberation of more than 80,000 civilians from the eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo city who were held hostage by terrorist organizations. In a statement published by RT website,...

    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...

    Normandy Four ministerial meeting on Ukraine starts in Minsk
    Nov29

    Normandy Four ministerial meeting on Ukraine starts in Minsk

    The agenda of the meeting was not announced. A number of media outlets suggested that the talks would discuss a roadmap to resolve the situation in the south-east of Ukraine. The Normandy Four leaders gave an instruction to draw up such a roadmap at a meeting in Berlin on 19 October. …read more Source:...

    Will Russia occupy Belarus in 2017?
    Nov29

    Will Russia occupy Belarus in 2017?

    Redeployment of Russian military equipment by railway Recently, the Russian Ministry of Defence disclosed logistical data of railway traffic to other countries for the upcoming year. It revealed that the Kremlin is planning to significantly increase the amount of military cargo headed for Belarus. This may be a sign that Moscow is preparing to...

    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. …read more Source:...

    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...

    Chernobyl disaster site enclosed by shelter to prevent radiation leaks
    Nov29

    Chernobyl disaster site enclosed by shelter to prevent radiation leaks

    Ukraine plant’s reactor four, scene of worst nuclear accident in history in 1986, covered with airtight structure after years of workReactor number four at Chernobyl, the scene of the worst nuclear accident in history, has been fully enclosed by a vast steel shelter designed to prevent radiation leaks from the site.The structure covers the...