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    UPI Almanac for Tuesday, April 26, 2016
    Apr26

    UPI Almanac for Tuesday, April 26, 2016

    By United Press International On April 26, 1986, a fire and explosion at the Soviet Union’s Chernobyl nuclear reactor north of Kiev, Ukraine, resulted in the world’s worst civilian nuclear disaster. …read more Source: United Press...

    EU leaders agree to uphold Russia sanctions, US says
    Apr26

    EU leaders agree to uphold Russia sanctions, US says

    Leaders of France, Germany, Italy, UK and US agree to uphold Russia sanctions unless it stops the war in Ukraine, the US says. But some French and German MPs want to lift them in July. …read more Source:...

    Memorial services  mark  30th anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster
    Apr26

    Memorial services mark 30th anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster

    Relatives of those who died hold a candle-lit vigil and service in Ukraine …read more Source: The Irish...

    [Ticker] Father of Polish ‘shock therapy’ joins Ukraine government
    Apr26

    [Ticker] Father of Polish ‘shock therapy’ joins Ukraine government

    Polish economist and former deputy prime minister Leszek Balcerowicz, who led Poland’s economic transition after communism, was appointed as the president’s representative in the new Ukrainian government. “I have to show [Ukraine’s] achievements that are not always noticed by the West,” Balcerowicz said after his...

    Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster

    Ukraine is holding commemorations to mark the 30th anniversary of the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl. …read more Source:...

    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: 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...

    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:...