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Science & Technology | Science

The Worst Nuclear Accident in History Turned Chernobyl Into Something Nobody Expected


Reactor number four of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant suffered an explosion during a technical test on April 26, 1986. As a result of the accident, in the then Soviet Union, more than 400 times more radiation was emitted than that released by th

News | Jewish Community

Descendants of Chernobyl’s Hasidic Dynasty Return To The Exclusion Zone

For centuries, Chernobyl was home to an important Hasidic movement. Now, one man—and his 50,000 relatives—are reclaiming their history.

Sports | Cycling

This Might Be the Coolest Velodrome in Eastern Europe

Whether you're a participant or a spectator, this is where you should spend your summer evenings in Kiev.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Passed over by Nazis and Communists, remnants of Ukraine's last shtetl prepare to celebrate | The Times of Israel

Numbering just 50 today, the Jews of Bershad have managed to protect their 200-year-old clay synagogue through successive despotic regimes

News | NEWS

Group allegedly behind DNC hack targeted Ukraine, report finds | Technology | The Guardian

CrowdStrike says malware implant was used to track movements of artillery units, adding to suspicions Russia is involved

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Poltava Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy

Poltava Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy Official website-Study in Ukraine Mbbs,Bds,Md,Pharmacy,Postgraduate,Dentistry,Nursing,and many more .We have no1 rank as compare to other Universities in Ukraine,Kharkiv,Donetsk,Lviv,Ternopil,Kiev,Bokovinia

Politics | Politics

Pro-Moscow Rebels Fly Flag of 'New Russia' in Eastern Ukraine - NBC News.com

NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine - Pro-Russian rebels conquering territory in eastern Ukraine are fighting under a new flag that betrays their - and perhaps the Kremlin’s...

Politics | POLITICS

Russia Responds To Canada's Sarcastic Geography Lesson

Russia has fired back at Canada's NATO delegation in response to a snarky Ukraine tweet that went viral earlier this week.

News | The News

Ukraine Asserts Russian Invasion, Reinstitutes Draft

President Petro O. Poroshenko of Ukraine said Russian troops had crossed the border, and his national security council reinstituted mandatory conscription.

News | In The News

Parents Who Lost 3 Children on MH17 Say Life Is 'Hell Beyond Hell'

SYDNEY — The Western Australian parents of three children, who were killed with their grandfather on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, released a heartbreaking statement on Wednesday.

Anthony Maslin and Rin Norris lost their three children — Mo, 12, Evie, 10, and Otis, 8 — plus Norris's father, Nick, when the plane was shot from the sky above a field in eastern Ukraine on Thursday. The children and their grandfather were returning from a family holiday in Amsterdam on the doomed MH17, while their parents remained behind.

News | In The News

US outlines case against Russia on downed plane

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Video of a rocket launcher, one surface-to-air missile missing, leaving the likely launch site. Imagery showing the firing. Calls claiming credit for the strike. Recordings said to reveal a cover-up at the crash site.

News | In The News

Malaysian Plane 'Shot Down Over Ukraine With 295 On Board'

A Boeing 777 travelling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur reportedly comes down in Ukraine, close to the Russian border.

Politics | Politics

Putin’s imperial hangover

Putin, who came of age in the Soviet empire, harbors an imperial mentality. The serious problem is that he has acted on these beliefs.