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    Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster

    Ukraine prepared on Tuesday 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. In the early hours of April 26, 1986, a botched test at the nuclear plant in then-Soviet Ukraine triggered a meltdown that spewed deadly...

    Ukraine: nuclear power and the dark shadow of Chernobyl
    Apr26

    Ukraine: nuclear power and the dark shadow of Chernobyl

    Thirty years after the Chernobyl disaster, nuclear menace of ageing Soviet era power plants hides in plain sight. …read more Source: AL...

    Chernobyl remembers nuclear disaster 30 years on
    Apr26

    Chernobyl remembers nuclear disaster 30 years on

    Ukraine has held memorial services to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, which permanently poisoned swathes of eastern Europe. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster

    Photo: Reuters Ukraine is holding commemorations to mark the 30th anniversary of the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl, the BBC reports. Sirens were sounded at the same moment as the first explosion at the reactor, in the early hours of 26 April 1986. The meltdown at the plant remains the worst nuclear disaster in history. An uncontrolled reaction...

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 26 Apr 2016
    Apr26

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 26 Apr 2016

    Junior doctors start first all-out strike Junior doctors in England are on strike again today and tomorrow – but for the first time those providing emergency care will walk out, after health secretary Jeremy Hunt rejected a Labour-backed plan to trial unpopular new contracts and assess their impact. From 8am to 5pm, A&E and maternity...

    Ukraine Marks 30th Anniversary Of Chernobyl Disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine Marks 30th Anniversary Of Chernobyl Disaster

    Ukraine is marking the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster on April 26 with a memorial service and a series of events in remembrance of the world’s worst-ever civilian nuclear accident. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Chernobyl: Ukraine Marks 30th Anniversary of Nuclear Disaster
    Apr26

    Chernobyl: Ukraine Marks 30th Anniversary of Nuclear Disaster

    Ukraine held memorial services on Tuesday 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. In the early hours of April 26, 1986, a botched test at the nuclear plant in then-Soviet Ukraine triggered a meltdown that...

    Video: Health effects unclear 30 years after Chernobyl disaster
    Apr26

    Video: Health effects unclear 30 years after Chernobyl disaster

    Thirty years after the Chernobyl nuclear disaster near the border between Ukraine and Belarus, residents and scientists remain concerned about the possible genetic effects of the fallout. …read more Source: France...

    Ukraine remembers victims of Chernobyl nuke disaster on 30th anniv.
    Apr26

    Ukraine remembers victims of Chernobyl nuke disaster on 30th anniv.

    Relatives of those who died as a result of the world’s worst nuclear accident attended a candle-lit vigil in a Kiev church. …read more Source:...

    On 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster, Ukraine remembers its victims
                            
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    Apr26

    On 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster, Ukraine remembers its victims [Photos]

    KIEV – Ukraine held memorial services on Tuesday 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: The Toronto...