Tag: Chernobyl disaster

Ukraine opens new nuclear waste site at Chernobyl

KYIV, Ukraine — Ukraine's president on Monday unveiled a new nuclear waste repository at Chernobyl, the site of the world’s worst nuclear disaster that...

Police in Belarus block rally marking Chernobyl anniversary

KYIV, Ukraine — Belarusian authorities on Monday enforced tight security measures to prevent an opposition rally marking the anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear catastrophe. ...

35 years on, Chernobyl warns and inspires

KYIV, Ukraine — The vast and empty Chernobyl Exclusion Zone around the site of the world's worst nuclear accident is a baleful monument to...