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    Court in Russia-annexed Crimea bans Tatar assembly
    Apr26

    Court in Russia-annexed Crimea bans Tatar assembly

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Supreme Court in the Russia-occupied peninsula of Crimea has banned the Crimean Tatar legislature as extremist. …read more Source: U.S....

    Crimean court bans Tatar ruling body in blow to minority
    Apr26

    Crimean court bans Tatar ruling body in blow to minority

    Crimea’s supreme court banned Crimean Tatars’ highest ruling body on Tuesday, declaring it an “extremist” organisation in a move one exiled leader said was part of a Kremlin drive to crush the minority ethnic group on the Russia-annexed peninsula. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl nuclear disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl nuclear disaster

    With flowers, candles, anger and tears, Ukraine on Tuesday marked the 30th anniversary of the explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear plant, the world’s worst nuclear accident. Some survivors said the chaos of that time is etched in their minds forever. …read more Source: CTV...

    Crimea court upholds Tatar assembly ban
    Apr26

    Crimea court upholds Tatar assembly ban

    A Moscow-appointed prosecutor has hailed the ban on the ‘extremist’ Tatar representative body. But human rights groups said criminalizing the Mejlis is just another step aimed at ‘snuffing out’ dissent in Crimea. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Crimea court upholds Tatar assembly ban
    Apr26

    Crimea court upholds Tatar assembly ban

    A Moscow-appointed prosecutor has hailed the ban on the ‘extremist’ Tatar representative body. But human rights groups said criminalizing the Mejlis is just another step aimed at ‘snuffing out’ dissent in Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Court in Russia-annexed Crimea bans Tatar assembly
    Apr26

    Court in Russia-annexed Crimea bans Tatar assembly

    The Supreme Court in the Russia-annexed peninsula Crimea on Tuesday banned a Crimean Tatar group in the latest step to marginalize the minority. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Etched in their mind: Ukraine marks 30 years since Chornobyl
    Apr26

    Etched in their mind: Ukraine marks 30 years since Chornobyl

    Etched in their mind: Ukraine marks 30 years since Chornobyl …read more Source:...

    Raw: Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl
    Apr26

    Raw: Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl

    Ceremonies were held in Kiev on Tuesday to honor those who died in the Chernobyl nuclear disaster 30 years ago. (April 26) …read more Source: USA...

    Chernobyl’s New And Improved Sarcophagus Will Contain The Disaster’s Radioactivity For A Century
    Apr26

    Chernobyl’s New And Improved Sarcophagus Will Contain The Disaster’s Radioactivity For A Century

    Thirty years after the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, engineers are giving the epicenter of the long-defunct facility a facelift. With financial assistance from more than 40 nations, including the United States, workers are constructing a colossal structure that will contain the destroyed reactor and the sarcophagus that was built immediately after...

    Thirty years on, Ukraine remembers Chernobyl catastrophe
    Apr26

    Thirty years on, Ukraine remembers Chernobyl catastrophe

    Candles set in the shape of a radiation hazard symbol are seen on a square next to the monument to Chernobyl victims in Slavutych on the 30th anniversary of the nuclear power plant disaster which has killed thousands and permanently poisoned swathes of eastern Europe – AFP/GettyCHERNOBYL, Ukraine, Apr 26 – Ukrainians held candlelit vigils Tuesday...