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    Was MH17 shot down by a Ukrainian fighter jet?
    Apr25

    Was MH17 shot down by a Ukrainian fighter jet?

    New evidence suggests that the downing of the Malaysian Airlines plane MH17 in July 2014 was caused by a shot from a Ukrainian fighter jet rather than a ground-to-air missile. …read more Source: Daily...

    This is how scientists are keeping Chernobyl’s radiation contained
    Apr25

    This is how scientists are keeping Chernobyl’s radiation contained

    Engineers at Chernobyl, Ukraine, are close to installing a new state-of-the-art protective shelter over the remains of reactor no. 4, the site of the worst nuclear power plant accident in history. The New Safe Confinement, a 30,000-ton structure that resembles a hangar the size of the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, is the largest movable...

    A new “union” is born: the need for a “unified” security policy among EU-28
    Apr25

    A new “union” is born: the need for a “unified” security policy among EU-28

    The Commission prepared a package of legal drafts concerning the most pressing challenges the EU as a whole presently faces, i.e. security, migration and Ukraine. First of all, the package aims at more coordinated and more “unified” security policy: in Commission’s words, “we need to move towards a genuine and effective Security Union”....

    ROMAN KORCHEV ABOUT THE NUCLEAR DISASTER IN CHORNOBYL
    Apr25

    ROMAN KORCHEV ABOUT THE NUCLEAR DISASTER IN CHORNOBYL

    Bogdan Rudnytski interviewed witness an accident from Kyiv Roman Korchev, who migrated to Melbourne more than 20 years ago… (Богдан Рудницький розмовляє із очевидцем трагедії з Києва Романом Корчевим, котрий уже понад 20 років проживає у Мельбурні…) …read more Source:...

    AP Exclusive: Test finds Chernobyl residue in Belarus milk
    Apr25

    AP Exclusive: Test finds Chernobyl residue in Belarus milk

    GUBAREVICHI, Belarus (AP) — On the edge of Belarus’ Chernobyl exclusion zone, down the road from the signs warning “Stop! Radiation,” a dairy farmer offers his visitors a glass of freshly drawn milk. Associated Press reporters politely decline the drink but pass on a bottled sample to a laboratory, which confirms it contains levels of a...

    IN COMMEMORATION OF THE 30th ANNIVERSARY OF DISASTER AT CHORNOBYL IN AUSTRALIA
    Apr25

    IN COMMEMORATION OF THE 30th ANNIVERSARY OF DISASTER AT CHORNOBYL IN AUSTRALIA

    …On April 26, 1986, the world’s worst nuclear accident happened at the Chоrnobyl plant near Pripyat, Ukraine, in the Soviet Union… (26-го квітня 1986-го року найбільша у світі за всю історію ядерна катастрофа сталася на ЧАЕС, неподалік Припяті в Україні, яка була окупована і перебувала у складі тодішнього Радянського...

    5 takeaways from the Serbian election
    Apr25

    5 takeaways from the Serbian election

    BELGRADE — The gamble of former ultranationalist turned pro-EU Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić paid off — calling a snap election two years early saw him return to power with another landslide. But now that he’s won a four-year mandate, Vučić has to prepare Serbia for EU membership. While Vučić insists he is committed to reform and...

    Obama’s Hanover talks unlikely to yield new line on vexed issues
    Apr25

    Obama’s Hanover talks unlikely to yield new line on vexed issues

    US president expected to discuss Syria, Isis, the refugee crisis and Libya with French, German, Italian and British leadersAfter two days spent wandering the Alice Through the Looking Glass land of Brexit, Shakespearean make-believe and magical Windsor Castle mystery tours, Barack Obama gets back to the real world on Monday at a summit in Hanover...

    Armenian Genocide 1915 Commemorated in Ottawa
    Apr25

    Armenian Genocide 1915 Commemorated in Ottawa

    On April 24, 2016, the Armenian community of Canada came together in Ottawa to commemorate the 101 st year of the Armenian Genocide perpetrated by the Ottoman Empire in 1915. The commemoration started with speeches at Ottawa’s Parliament Hill near the building of the Canadian Parliament, and continued to the Turkish Embassy, where speakers...

    Obama and Merkel push for trade deal
    Apr25

    Obama and Merkel push for trade deal

    US President Barack Obama vows to do his utmost to advance a controversial trade deal with the EU in his last eight months in office. ||| Hanover, Germany – US President Barack Obama said on Sunday he would do whatever he could to advance a controversial trade deal with the European Union in his last eight months in office, but warned that...