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    US Pledges Support for Ukraine’s New Cabinet
    Apr27

    US Pledges Support for Ukraine’s New Cabinet

    The United States pledged its support for the new Ukrainian government as it embarks on the road of major reforms and changes in the country. U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland met Tuesday in Kyiv with newly-elected Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman and Chairman of Ukraine’s parliament Andriy...

    Aerial footage shows Chernobyl 30 years after the world’s worst nuclear disaster
    Apr26

    Aerial footage shows Chernobyl 30 years after the world’s worst nuclear disaster

    …More about Explosion, Nuclear, Us World, Ukraine, and Climate …read more Source:...

    Crimean Tatar governing body banned by Russian court
    Apr26

    Crimean Tatar governing body banned by Russian court

    Allen ConeSIMFEROPOL, Crimea, April 26 (UPI) — Crimea’s Supreme Court called the group that represents Crimean Tatars an “extreme organization” and officially banned it. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine remembers Chernobyl victims 30 years on
    Apr26

    Ukraine remembers Chernobyl victims 30 years on

    Ukraine holds memorial services 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: ABC...

    Ukraine marks Chernobyl catastrophe
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks Chernobyl catastrophe

    CHERNOBYL: Ukrainians held candle-lit vigils on 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 laid flowers at Chernobyl’s memorial square as the clock turned 1:23 am — the moment when the...

    Crimean Court Bans Tatar Ruling Body
    Apr26

    Crimean Court Bans Tatar Ruling Body

    Crimea’s supreme court banned Crimean Tatars’ highest ruling body Tuesday, declaring it an “extremist” organization in a move one exiled leader said was part of a Kremlin drive to crush the minority ethnic group on the Russia-annexed peninsula. Most Crimean Tatars, a Muslim people indigenous to the Black Sea region,...

    6 Structures Designed to Save Humanity From Itself
    Apr26

    6 Structures Designed to Save Humanity From Itself

    This article originally appeared on ArchDaily.On April 26, 1986, the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in the city of Pripyat in northern Ukraine suffered a catastrophic failure, resulting in a nuclear meltdown and a series of explosions which scattered radioactive material across large areas of Ukraine, Belarus and Russia.More than 50,000 people...

    Chernobyl 30th anniversary recalls painful memories
    Apr26

    Chernobyl 30th anniversary recalls painful memories

    Kiev, Ukraine — As Ukraine and Belarus on Tuesday marked the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident with solemn words and an angry protest, some of the men who were sent to the site in the first chaotic and frightening days were gripped by painful memories. The disaster shone a spotlight on lax safety standards and government secrecy...

    Chernobyl 30th anniversary recalls painful memories
    Apr26

    Chernobyl 30th anniversary recalls painful memories

    Kiev, Ukraine — As Ukraine and Belarus on Tuesday marked the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident with solemn words and an angry protest, some of the men who were sent to the site in the first chaotic and frightening days were gripped by painful memories. The disaster shone a spotlight on lax safety standards and government secrecy...

    Top Ukraine TV host protests work ban with hunger strike
    Apr26

    Top Ukraine TV host protests work ban with hunger strike

    KIEV (Reuters) – A prominent TV talkshow host in Ukraine declared on Tuesday he was going on hunger strike in protest over a decision by state authorities to strip him of his work permit, a move he described as politically motivated. …read more Source:...