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    Guarding Against Chernobyl’s Radioactive Forest Fires
    Apr22

    Guarding Against Chernobyl’s Radioactive Forest Fires

    Thirty years after the Chernobyl nuclear accident, Ukrainian firefighters remain on high alert to prevent another disaster. It’s their job to stop fires from breaking out in the contaminated forests around the decommissioned power plant. A major blaze could release even more radiation into the atmosphere than the nuclear accident itself....

    Guarding Against Chernobyl’s Radioactive Forest Fires
    Apr22

    Guarding Against Chernobyl’s Radioactive Forest Fires

    Thirty years after the Chernobyl nuclear accident, Ukrainian firefighters remain on high alert to prevent another disaster. It’s their job to stop fires from breaking out in the contaminated forests around the decommissioned power plant. A major blaze could release even more radiation into the atmosphere than the nuclear accident itself....

    Soviet Media: Sanitizing Chernobyl
    Apr22

    Soviet Media: Sanitizing Chernobyl

    In the days, weeks and months after the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, facts were hard to come by. Especially if you were watching Soviet media at the time. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    OSCE Concerned About New Ukraine Cinema Law
    Apr22

    OSCE Concerned About New Ukraine Cinema Law

    OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatovic has warned that recent legislative steps in Ukraine could limit free media and the free flow of information. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, April 22, 2016
    Apr22

    The Morning Vertical, April 22, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Cuts Main Interest Rate Amid Disinflation
    Apr22

    Ukraine Cuts Main Interest Rate Amid Disinflation

    Ukraine’s central bank has cut its main interest rate to 19 percent from 22 percent, citing a “significant easing in risks to price stability.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Protests Russia’s Suspension Of Crimean Tatar Mejlis
    Apr22

    U.S. Protests Russia’s Suspension Of Crimean Tatar Mejlis

    The United States called on Russia to reverse its decision to suspend the Crimean Tatar Mejlis as an “extremist” organization. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, April 21, 2016
    Apr21

    The Morning Vertical, April 21, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Bans Russian Movies As Threat To National Security
    Apr21

    Ukraine Bans Russian Movies As Threat To National Security

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed legislation banning all Russian films made after January 1, 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Chernobyl Disaster: How It Happened
    Apr21

    The Chernobyl Disaster: How It Happened

    On April 26, 1986, a routine safety test at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine spiraled out of control. Follow the dramatic events that led to the world’s worst civilian nuclear disaster. (RFE/RL’s Denis Artamonov, Stuart Greer) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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