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    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...

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl shocked the world
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl shocked the world

    Chernobyl (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukrainians held candlelit vigils Tuesday to mark 30 years since the world’s worst nuclear accident at Chernobyl spewed radiation across Europe and left several thousand people dead or dying.Church bells rang and mourners lit candles and laid flowers at the site’s memorial as the clock turned 1.23 am...

    Ukraine yaadhimisha miaka 30 ya janga la Chernobyl
    Apr26

    Ukraine yaadhimisha miaka 30 ya janga la Chernobyl

    Ukraine inaadhimisha miaka 30 ya kumbukumbu za janga la kinu cha kinyuklia la Chernobyl. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine marks 30 years since 1986 Chornobyl nuclear disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30 years since 1986 Chornobyl nuclear disaster

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    What We’re Following This Morning
    Apr26

    What We’re Following This Morning

    Presidential primaries in five states: Voters in Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island will vote today, and Donald Trump, the Republican front-runner, and Hillary Clinton, who’s leading the Democratic field, are comfortably ahead in all those states. Meanwhile, an alliance between Ted Cruz and John Kasich,...

    ‘Not a year went by without a Chernobyl funeral’: 30 years since disaster hit
    Apr26

    ‘Not a year went by without a Chernobyl funeral’: 30 years since disaster hit

    We meet the people most affected by the nuclear catastrophe, from the Pripyat evacuee to the daughter of a KGB first responderOn 26 April 1986 one of four nuclear reactors at the Chernobyl nuclear plant exploded, triggering the biggest nuclear catastrophe in history. Some living nearby found their lives changed almost immediately, for others...

    Ukraine marks 30 years since 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30 years since 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster

    Ukraine is marking the 30th anniversary of an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear plant, the world’s worst nuclear disaster. A vigil was held at midnight on Monday in the Ukrainian town of Slavutych w… …read more Source: The...

    Chernobyl at 30: Perilous Still
    Apr26

    Chernobyl at 30: Perilous Still

    Exactly 30 years ago, there was an explosion in the Ukrainian countryside north of Kiev. In the nearby town of Pripyat, about 49,000 people slept. They lived here, in the thick forest on the Belarusian border, because they had been lured by jobs at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Most people believed that working and living near a nuclear...

    Ukraine marks 30 years since 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30 years since 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukraine is marking the 30th anniversary of an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear plant, the world’s worst nuclear disaster.A vigil was held at midnight on Monday in the Ukrainian town of Slavutych where many… …read more Source: The New Zealand...