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    Russia Rejects US Criticism of Jet Incident in Baltic Sea
    Apr17

    Russia Rejects US Criticism of Jet Incident in Baltic Sea

    Russia’s military denied one of its jets made aggressive maneuvers during an incident with a U.S Air Force reconnaissance plane flying over the Baltic Sea. The U.S. military said the Russian SU-27 jet had flown in “an unsafe and unprofessional manner,” getting within 15 meters of the U.S. RC-135 aircraft Thursday. Russian...

    30 years later, Chernobyl’s searing legacy still crippling and killing
    Apr17

    30 years later, Chernobyl’s searing legacy still crippling and killing

    The fallout from the Vladimir Illyich Lenin Nuclear Power Station’s reactor No. 4 continues to ravage life in large areas of Ukraine and Belarus. And the human effects may be getting worse. …read more Source: USA...

    US Air Force plane intercepted by Russian jet in ‘unsafe’ manner: Pentagon
    Apr17

    US Air Force plane intercepted by Russian jet in ‘unsafe’ manner: Pentagon

    A Russian Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft makes a very-low altitude pass by the USS Donald Cook operating in the Baltic Sea/AFPWASHINGTON, United States, Apr 17 – A US Air Force reconnaissance plane was intercepted by a Russian SU-27 jet in an “unsafe and unprofessional” manner while in international airspace over the Baltic Sea, the Pentagon said....

    Why a babushka in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone refuses to leave home
    Apr17

    Why a babushka in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone refuses to leave home

    A Ukrainian grandmother and her sisters refuse to leave Chernobyl’s Exclusion Zone. And their hospitality could be dangerous. …read more Source: USA...

    Chernobyl’s legacy: Kids with bodies ravaged by disaster
    Apr17

    Chernobyl’s legacy: Kids with bodies ravaged by disaster

    There are 2,397,863 people registered with Ukraine’s health ministry to receive ongoing Chernobyl-related health treatment. Of these, 453,391 are children. …read more Source: USA...

    How I dodged food from an Chernobyl Exclusion Zone babushka
    Apr17

    How I dodged food from an Chernobyl Exclusion Zone babushka

    A Ukrainian grandmother and her sisters refuse to leave Chernobyl’s Exclusion Zone. And their hospitality could be dangerous. …read more Source: USA...

    30 years later, Chernobyl’s searing legacy is still crippling and killing
    Apr17

    30 years later, Chernobyl’s searing legacy is still crippling and killing

    The fallout from the Vladimir Illyich Lenin Nuclear Power Station’s reactor No. 4 continues to ravage life in large areas of Ukraine and Belarus. And the human effects may be getting worse. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine-Russia Rivalry Intensifies Over Indian Defence Market
    Apr17

    Ukraine-Russia Rivalry Intensifies Over Indian Defence Market

    Ukraine, the first formerly Soviet republic to experience a peaceful transfer of power via the ballot box, plans to break the ‘Russian monopoly’ in India. Kiev recently launched a serious effort to export defence equipment to the South Asian country. Perto Fedoruk, the Chief Adviser of Ukroboronprom – Ukraine’s largest defence...

    30 years on, Chernobyl worker remembers disaster aftermath (AFP)
    Apr17

    30 years on, Chernobyl worker remembers disaster aftermath (AFP)

    Vyshgorod (Ukraine) (AFP) – Igor Magala can still remember the metallic taste he got in his mouth as he drove up to the Chernobyl nuclear power station on the morning of April 26, 1986. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine prepares to mark 30 years since Chernobyl shook the world (AFP)
    Apr17

    Ukraine prepares to mark 30 years since Chernobyl shook the world (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine is preparing to mark 30 years since the Chernobyl disaster, the world’s worst nuclear accident whose death toll remains a mystery and which continues to jeopardise the local population’s health. …read more Source: The West...