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      UN Says Consequences Remain More Than Three Decades After Chernobyl Disaster
      Apr26

      UN Says Consequences Remain More Than Three Decades After Chernobyl Disaster

      The United Nations says persistent and serious long-term consequences remain more than 30 years after the explosion and fire at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine. …read more Source:: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

      Zelenskiy’s First Year: He Promised Sweeping Changes. How’s He Doing?
      Apr25

      Zelenskiy’s First Year: He Promised Sweeping Changes. How’s He Doing?

      On his way to a landslide presidential election victory a year ago, Volodymyr Zelenskiy vowed to wipe out corruption, bring peace to Ukraine’s war-torn east, and usher in a new political era that would “break the system.” But those old problems persist, and new ones have surfaced. …read more Source:: Radio Free Europe /...

      Ukraine’s Job Offer To Saakashvili Angers Georgia
      Apr24

      Ukraine’s Job Offer To Saakashvili Angers Georgia

      Georgia has voiced objection to the possible appointment of former President Mikheil Saakashvili to the post of deputy prime minister of Ukraine, saying such a move would negatively affect relations between the two countries.​ …read more Source:: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

      Germany Says Ukraine Talks To Be Held Next Week
      Apr23

      Germany Says Ukraine Talks To Be Held Next Week

      German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said April 22 he would hold talks next week with his Russian, Ukrainian, and French counterparts to revive efforts to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

      Ukraine Offers Saakashvili Post Of Deputy Prime Minister
      Apr22

      Ukraine Offers Saakashvili Post Of Deputy Prime Minister

      Ukraine’s government has offered former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili the post of deputy prime minister to supervise reforms. …read more Source:: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

      Wildfires Burning In Ukraine’s Western Zhytomyr Region
      Apr20

      Wildfires Burning In Ukraine’s Western Zhytomyr Region

      Drone video shot on April 18 shows wildfires burning in Ukraine’s Zhytomyr region, about 150 kilometers west of the capital, Kyiv. Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said that three planes and 600 firefighters battled about 15 blazes. Smoke from the fires contributed to air pollution in Kyiv. As of April 20, Avakov said that most of the fires...

      Counted Out: Separatist-Held Areas Of Eastern Ukraine Don’t Factor In Global Coronavirus Tally, But Face ‘Considerable’ Threat
      Apr17

      Counted Out: Separatist-Held Areas Of Eastern Ukraine Don’t Factor In Global Coronavirus Tally, But Face ‘Considerable’ Threat

      The parts of eastern Ukraine held by Russia-backed separatists — ravaged by six years of armed conflict, and challenged with a weakened health-care system and a sizable elderly population — may face a COVID-19 outbreak of considerable scale. …read more Source:: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

      Arrested Ukrainian Top Security Officer ‘Planned Interior Minister’s Assassination’
      Apr17

      Arrested Ukrainian Top Security Officer ‘Planned Interior Minister’s Assassination’

      A top security official in Ukraine who was arrested for alleged collaboration with Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) is suspected in plotting the assassination of Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov. …read more Source:: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

      Firefighters Sent To Battle New Blazes Near Chernobyl In Ukraine
      Apr17

      Firefighters Sent To Battle New Blazes Near Chernobyl In Ukraine

      More than 1,000 firefighters have been sent to extinguish new fires that broke out in the radiation-contaminated area around the defunct Chernobyl nuclear plant. …read more Source:: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

      Ukraine, Russia-Backed Separatists Begin New Round In Prisoner Swap
      Apr16

      Ukraine, Russia-Backed Separatists Begin New Round In Prisoner Swap

      Ukraine and Russia-backed separatists in the east of the country have begun another prisoner swap. …read more Source:: Radio Free Europe / Radio...