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    Chernobyl: Ukraine Marks 30th Anniversary of Nuclear Disaster
    Apr26

    Chernobyl: Ukraine Marks 30th Anniversary of Nuclear Disaster

    Ukraine held memorial services on Tuesday to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, which permanently poisoned swathes of eastern Europe and highlighted the shortcomings of the secretive Soviet system. In the early hours of April 26, 1986, a botched test at the nuclear plant in then-Soviet Ukraine triggered a meltdown that...

    Video: Health effects unclear 30 years after Chernobyl disaster
    Apr26

    Video: Health effects unclear 30 years after Chernobyl disaster

    Thirty years after the Chernobyl nuclear disaster near the border between Ukraine and Belarus, residents and scientists remain concerned about the possible genetic effects of the fallout. …read more Source: France...

    Chernobyl remembers nuclear disaster 30 years on
    Apr26

    Chernobyl remembers nuclear disaster 30 years on

    Ukraine has held memorial services to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, which permanently poisoned swathes of eastern Europe. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster

    Photo: Reuters Ukraine is holding commemorations to mark the 30th anniversary of the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl, the BBC reports. Sirens were sounded at the same moment as the first explosion at the reactor, in the early hours of 26 April 1986. The meltdown at the plant remains the worst nuclear disaster in history. An uncontrolled reaction...

    Ukraine remembers victims of Chernobyl nuke disaster on 30th anniv.
    Apr26

    Ukraine remembers victims of Chernobyl nuke disaster on 30th anniv.

    Relatives of those who died as a result of the world’s worst nuclear accident attended a candle-lit vigil in a Kiev church. …read more Source:...

    On 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster, Ukraine remembers its victims
                            
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    Apr26

    On 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster, Ukraine remembers its victims [Photos]

    KIEV – Ukraine held memorial services on Tuesday to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, which permanently poisoned swathes of eastern Europe and highlighted the shortcomings of the secretive Soviet system. …read more Source: [Photos]" rel="nofollow">The Toronto...

    Poroshenko Says Hopes For Savchenko’s Return To Ukraine Within “Weeks”
    Apr26

    Poroshenko Says Hopes For Savchenko’s Return To Ukraine Within “Weeks”

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said he hopes jailed pilot Nadia Savchenko will return home from Russia as part of a prisoner swap “in a few weeks.” “We agreed a formula for resolving this probl …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukraine to mark 30 years since Chernobyl nuclear disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine to mark 30 years since Chernobyl nuclear disaster

    Vast area still contaminated and debate rages over long-term medical impact …read more Source: The Irish...

    Thirty years since Chernobyl disaster marked
    Apr26

    Thirty years since Chernobyl disaster marked

    Ukraine has held memorial services to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. …read more Source: RTÉ...

    On 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster, Ukraine remembers its victims
    Apr26

    On 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster, Ukraine remembers its victims

    KIEV – Ukraine held memorial services on Tuesday to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, which permanently poisoned swathes of eastern Europe and highlighted the shortcomings of the secretive Soviet system. …read more Source: The Peace River Record...