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    US sends F-22 fighters to reassure Nato allies
    Apr26

    US sends F-22 fighters to reassure Nato allies

    Two highly advanced US fighters flew to the Black Sea on Monday for the first time since Washington beefed up military support for Nato’s eastern European allies who say they face aggression from Russia. President Barack Obama promised in 2014 to bolster the defences of Nato’s eastern members, unnerved by Russia’s annexation of...

    Chernobyl’s Literary Legacy, 30 Years Later
    Apr26

    Chernobyl’s Literary Legacy, 30 Years Later

    Ake Ericson / Aurora Photos / Corbis / Paul Spella / The AtlanticThirty years ago, the sky glowed at the edge of Ukraine. An ill-conceived and bungled safety test had gone critical at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Steam explosions blew the roof off Reactor Number Four, spewing uranium and graphite into the open air, and pouring radioactive...

    The Morning Vertical, April 26, 2016
    Apr26

    The Morning Vertical, April 26, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine yaadhimisha miaka 30 ya janga la Chernobyl
    Apr26

    Ukraine yaadhimisha miaka 30 ya janga la Chernobyl

    Ukraine inaadhimisha miaka 30 ya kumbukumbu za janga la kinu cha kinyuklia la Chernobyl. …read more Source:...

    After Chernobyl, a chance for a paralympian
    Apr26

    After Chernobyl, a chance for a paralympian

    Paralympian Oksana Masters was adopted out of a Ukrainian orphanage nearly two decades ago. Masters had birth defects believed to be from Chernobyl. On the anniversary of the nuclear accident, she can’t help but think about how far she’s come. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chornobyl nuclear disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chornobyl nuclear disaster

    Ukraine is marking the 30th anniversary of an explosion at the Chornobyl nuclear plant, the world’s worst nuclear disaster. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukrainians mark 30 years since Chernobyl
    Apr26

    Ukrainians mark 30 years since Chernobyl

    Ukraine held a memorial ceremony in front of the monument to Chernobyl victims in Slavutich, some 30 miles from the accident site. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine Commemorates the 30th Anniversary of the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine Commemorates the 30th Anniversary of the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster

    Ukraine on Tuesday marked the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, with several events planned across the country to commemorate the tragedy that killed dozens in its aftermath but may ultimately be responsible for as many as 4,000 deaths as the effects of radioactive fallout continue to be felt three decades later on people who lived near...

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl catastrophe
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl catastrophe

    Ukrainians held candlelit vigils to mark 30 years since the world’s worst nuclear accident – as Chernobyl spewed radiation across Europe and left several thousand people dead or dying. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl shocked the world
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl shocked the world

    Chernobyl (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukrainians held candlelit vigils Tuesday to mark 30 years since the world’s worst nuclear accident at Chernobyl spewed radiation across Europe and left several thousand people dead or dying.Church bells rang and mourners lit candles and laid flowers at the site’s memorial as the clock turned 1.23 am...