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    3 decades years later, Chernobyl scars still deep
    Apr26

    3 decades years later, Chernobyl scars still deep

    “People say 30 years has passed, but I can’t believe that,” says survivor from Ukraine town devastated by world’s worst nuclear disaster …read more Source:...

    U.S. Sends F-22 Warplanes To Support Romania From Russian Threat
    Apr26

    U.S. Sends F-22 Warplanes To Support Romania From Russian Threat

    The United States sent two F-22 warplanes to Romania for the first time. CNN reports that the F-22 Raptors, two of the world’s most advanced warplanes that can travel at twice the speed of sound, were sent to Romania as part of a NATO training exercise to demonstrate how quickly U.S. support can move to a forward operating base. The planes...

    Chernobyl 30th Anniversary: Photos And Facts 30 Years After Worst Nuclear Disaster
    Apr26

    Chernobyl 30th Anniversary: Photos And Facts 30 Years After Worst Nuclear Disaster

    Thirty years ago Tuesday a reactor at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant exploded, releasing radioactive chemicals into the air over Ukraine and Belarus and cementing the town of Chernobyl’s dark place in history. The meltdown killed about 30 people immediately and lead to the evacuations of thousands from the nearby town of Pripyat....

    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 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...