Living in fear of nuclear disaster in Ukraine

Living in fear of nuclear disaster in Ukraine

In the southeastern Ukrainian city of Enerhodar, where the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant is located, residents taped the edges of their windows because they were worried about the risk of radioactive leaks. Enerhodar has become the focus of an international …

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Ukraine says Russia intends to connect nuclear plant with Crimea

Ukraine says Russia intends to connect nuclear plant with Crimea

The Ukrainian operator accused Russian forces in control of the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant, which is preparing to connect the facility to the Crimean peninsula’s power grid. “The Russian military present at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant is implementing the program …

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Russia prevents the US from inspecting its nuclear arsenal

Russia prevents the US from inspecting its nuclear arsenal

Russia suspended inspections of its nuclear arsenal under the New START Treaty because of sanctions imposed by the United States. “The inspection conditions proposed by Washington have created a unilateral advantage for the United States, and at the same time …

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Fear of disaster from fighting at Ukraine nuclear power plant

Fear of disaster from fighting at Ukraine nuclear power plant

The Russian-Ukrainian conflict at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant has the potential to make mistakes that can lead to global catastrophe. United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres today warned that any attack on the nuclear power plant is “suicide”, after Russia …

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Russia warns of ‘catastrophic nuclear consequences’ for Europe

Russia warns of 'catastrophic nuclear consequences' for Europe

The Kremlin accused Ukraine of targeting the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant, warning of “catastrophic consequences” for Europe if the facility were attacked. “The Ukrainian army’s shelling of the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant area is a potentially extremely dangerous operation that can have …

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