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    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

    Ukraine is marking the 30th anniversary of an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear plant, the world’s worst nuclear disaster. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    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…. …read more Source: Associated...

    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. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    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 former Chernobyl workers were relocated. About 600,000 people, often referred to as Chernobyl’s...

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl

    Ukraine on Tuesday commemorated the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident …read more Source: USA...

    Containment still an issue 30 years after Chernobyl disaster
    Apr26

    Containment still an issue 30 years after Chernobyl disaster

    Ed AdamczykPRIPYAT , Ukraine, April 25 (UPI) — Long-term projects to tame the continuing threat of radiation are underway at the site of the ruined Chernobyl nuclear reactor 30 years after disaster. …read more Source: United Press...

    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...

    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...

    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...