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Marking the Chernobyl disaster 26 years later

AP reports -- "The Chernobyl disaster underscored that mankind must be extra careful in using nuclear technologies," Ukraine's president Viktor Yanukovych said during a ceremony Thursday inaugurating the initial assembly of a gigantic arch-shaped steel containment building to …
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A Survivor Reflects On Chernobyl Disaster, 25 Years Later

News : The Two-Way (4 years ago)

Twenty five years ago today, the world witnessed the worst nuclear disaster on record. The initial explosion at the Ukrainian nuclear power plant Chernobyl killed two people. But the radiation that spread in the aftermath of the exp... Read Post

Yanukovych accused of anti-opposition terror

News : The Newsroom (11 months ago)

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Interim authorities in Ukraine on Thursday accused ousted President Viktor Yanukovych's government of using a network of hired killers, kidnappers and gangs of thugs to terrorize and undermine the opposition. Read Post

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and Opposition Leaders Sign Deal to Defuse Crisis

News : Truthdig (last year)

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, left, and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseniy Yatsenyuk attend a signing ceremony of the agreement in Kiev, Ukraine, on Friday. (AP Photo/Andrei Mosienko, Presidential Press Service, Pool) Afte... Read Post

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