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IAEA says Chornobyl nuclear plant has reestablished ties with state regulator

(Reuters) - Ukraine told the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Tuesday that direct communications had been restored between the Chornobyl nuclear power plant and the state atomic power regulator…

Russia a ‘real threat’ to Australia as well, Ukranian president Zelenskyy warns parliament

Adelaide, Apr 1 (The Conversation) In his speech to the Australian parliament on Thursday evening, Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy made an emotional appeal. He also appealed to Australia’s own interest…

Ukraine state nuclear firm says all Russian forces have left Chernobyl plant

LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) -The Ukrainian state nuclear company said on Thursday that all of the Russian forces occupying the Chernobyl nuclear power station had withdrawn from the territory of the…

Ukraine demands Russia withdraw from Chernobyl area, says ammunition could explode

(Reuters) - Ukraine's armed forces say there is a danger of ammunition exploding at the defunct Chernobyl nuclear power station and that Russian forces occupying the plant must pull out…

Ukraine says Russian forces near Chernobyl could pose new radiation threat

(Reuters) -A senior Ukrainian official accused Russia on Sunday of "irresponsible" acts around the occupied Chernobyl power station that could send radiation across much of Europe, and urged the United…

Russian forces take control of Chernobyl workers’ town, three dead – report

LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) -Russian forces have taken control of Ukraine's Slavutych, where workers at the defunct Chernobyl nuclear plant live, and three people were killed, Interfax Ukraine news agency quoted…

U.S. accuses Russia of violating nuclear safety principles in Ukraine

By Kanishka Singh (Reuters) - The United States on Friday accused Russia of violating nuclear safety principles in Ukraine and demanded its invading forces stop firing on nuclear power plants,…

IAEA loses contact with monitoring systems installed at Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine

Vienna, Mar 9 (PTI): The Chernobyl nuclear power plant, which was taken over by Russian forces last month, has stopped transmitting data to the IAEA, the UN atomic watchdog has…

IAEA says no critical impact on safety after power loss at Chernobyl

VIENNA (Reuters) - The loss of power at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine does not have any critical impact on safety, the U.N. nuclear watchdog said in a…

Ukraine calls for ceasefire to repair power line to Chernobyl nuclear plant

LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said on Wednesday Russia must urgently observe a temporary ceasefire to allow repairs on a power line to the Chernobyl nuclear…

Ukraine’s president urges Russians to protest over attack on nuclear plant

LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy appealed to Russians on Friday to stage protests over Russian forces' seizure of the largest nuclear power plant in Europe. A building…

Ukraine officials say fire at nuclear power plant erupted outside the perimeter

(Reuters) - A fire at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power station in Ukraine, the largest of its kind in Europe, broke out in a training building outside the plant's perimeter after…