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    Kyiv Says Russia Has At Least 5,000 Troops In Eastern Ukraine
    Nov29

    Kyiv Says Russia Has At Least 5,000 Troops In Eastern Ukraine

    Ukraine’s defense minister has said Russia has between 5,000 and 7,500 regular military troops inside Ukrainian territory, not counting the annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine to unveil new Chernobyl dome
    Nov29

    Ukraine to unveil new Chernobyl dome

    Ukraine is due to unveil the world’s largest moveable metal structure over the Chernobyl nuclear power plant’s doomed fourth reactor to ensure the safety of future generations across Europe …read more Source:...

    One in seven with HIV in Europe unaware of infection
    Nov29

    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/File / Jody AmietStockholm, Sweden, Nov 29 – 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...

    German Foreign Minister in Minsk for Normandy Four talks
    Nov29

    German Foreign Minister in Minsk for Normandy Four talks

    German Minister of Foreign Affairs Frank-Walter Steinmeier has touched down in Belarus to take part in a ministerial meeting of the Normandy Four (Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France), …read more Source:...

    French Minister of Foreign Affairs lands in Minsk for Normandy Four talks
    Nov29

    French Minister of Foreign Affairs lands in Minsk for Normandy Four talks

    French Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development Jean-Marc Ayrault has arrived in Belarus for a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Normandy Four (Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France). …read more Source:...

    Peskov: Putin Monitors Situation in Crimea, Aware of Ukraine’s Plans for Missile Tests
    Nov29

    Peskov: Putin Monitors Situation in Crimea, Aware of Ukraine’s Plans for Missile Tests

    Spokesman for the Russian presidency, Dmitry Peskov, said Tuesday that Russian President Vladimir Putin “is following up the situation on Ukraine’s plan to conduct missile test on 1 and 2 December within the Russian airspace in the Crimean region.” Peskov confirmed that the Department of Transportation is studying the issue directly and is...

    Ukraine moves giant new safety dome over Chernobyl
    Nov29

    Ukraine moves giant new safety dome over Chernobyl

    by Oleksandr SAVOCHENKO 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. …read more Source: Daily...

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

    Ukraine moves new safety dome over Chernobyl’s doomed reactor

    CHERNOBYL, Ukraine: 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 108m makes it taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty while its weight of 36,000...

    Chernobyl shelter safely placed over exploded reactor
    Nov29

    Chernobyl shelter safely placed over exploded reactor

    The half-cylinder-shaped shelter began being moved toward the reactor on a system of hydraulic jacks two weeks ago and reached its destination Tuesday, a significant step toward liquidating the remains of the world’s worst nuclear accident, 30 years ago in what is now Ukraine. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Chernobyl shelter safely placed over exploded reactor
    Nov29

    Chernobyl shelter safely placed over exploded reactor

    CHERNOBYL, Ukraine (AP) — A massive shelter has finally been installed over the exploded reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear plant, one of the most ambitious engineering projects in the world. The half-cylinder-shaped shelter began being moved toward the reactor on a system of hydraulic jacks two weeks ago and reached its destination Tuesday, a...