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    US flies F-22s to Romania as show of strength to Russia
    Apr25

    US flies F-22s to Romania as show of strength to Russia

    The U.S. Air Force has flown in two F-22 Raptor fighter jets to Romania as a show of strength to deter Russian intervention in Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Why Chernobyl will take 3,000 years to recover (+video)
    Apr25

    Why Chernobyl will take 3,000 years to recover (+video)

    Three decades after the world’s worst nuclear disaster, the city of Pripyat, Ukraine, is still thousands of years away from resettlement. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Flight MH17 Update: Ukrainian Fighter Jet Downed Malaysia Airlines Plane, BBC Documentary Suggests
    Apr25

    Flight MH17 Update: Ukrainian Fighter Jet Downed Malaysia Airlines Plane, BBC Documentary Suggests

    A new BBC documentary on the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine in July 2014 sheds light on new evidence that suggests the Boeing plane was downed by a Ukrainian fighter jet. A senior Russian lawmaker praised the documentary, which will be broadcast on BBC Two on May 3. …read more Source: International Business...

    30 Years After the Chernobyl Meltdown, Why Is the Ukrainian Government Pushing Nuclear Energy?
    Apr25

    30 Years After the Chernobyl Meltdown, Why Is the Ukrainian Government Pushing Nuclear Energy?

    Dusty ChristensenOr, how Ukraine learned to stop worrying and love its nuclear power plants. …read more Source: The...

    Nuclear Energy’s Half-life Crisis in Changed Climate
    Apr25

    Nuclear Energy’s Half-life Crisis in Changed Climate

    Thirty years after the meltdown of a flawed Soviet reactor in Ukraine and five years since the disaster at Japan’s tsunami-swamped Fukushima-1 plant, the global nuclear power industry remains in flux. The heavily charged debate about whether it is safe, effective and economical to split atoms to generate electricity shows no sign of decay....

    Obama Calls For European Unity, NATO Defense, Continued Sanctions On Russia
    Apr25

    Obama Calls For European Unity, NATO Defense, Continued Sanctions On Russia

    U.S. President Barack Obama has made an impassioned plea for European unity while visiting the German city of Hanover on April 25. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama Says Russia Sanctions To Remain
    Apr25

    Obama Says Russia Sanctions To Remain

    U.S. President Barack Obama said sanctions on Russia would remain in place until the Kremlin fully implemented the Minsk agreements on bringing peace to eastern Ukraine. Ukraine and Western governments accuse Russia of intervening military in eastern Ukraine and supporting armed separatists there, which Russia denies. (Reuters) …read more...

    OBAMA: ‘We need to keep sanctions on Russia’
    Apr25

    OBAMA: ‘We need to keep sanctions on Russia’

    “We need to keep sanctions on Russia in place until Russia fully implements the Minsk agreements.” …read more Source: Business...

    AP Finds Chernobyl Contamination In Milk From Belarus
    Apr25

    AP Finds Chernobyl Contamination In Milk From Belarus

    Associated Press reporters who visited the edge of the Chernobyl exclusion zone in Belarus say that milk from a dairy farm there contains levels of radioactive isotopes at least 10 times higher than the country’s food safety limits. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    30 years after Chernobyl disaster, containment is nearing completion
    Apr25

    30 years after Chernobyl disaster, containment is nearing completion

    But some wonder whether Ukraine can manage on its own when international support ends in 2017. …read more Source: The Washington...