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Radiation at Ukraine's Chernobyl nuclear power plant at 'abnormal' levels since Russia takeover: UN atomic watchdog
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Radiation at Ukraine's Chernobyl nuclear power plant at 'abnormal' levels since Russia takeover: UN atomic watchdog

Russian troops took over the site on 24 February, the first day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine. In 1986, Chernobyl became the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster

Russian troops are leavening Chernobyl nuclear power plant, says Ukraine
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Russian troops are leavening Chernobyl nuclear power plant, says Ukraine

There have been concerns over radiation leaks from Chernobyl since the war began. Chernobyl became the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster in 1986

Explained: What are the reasons behind latest scare at Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine?
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Explained: What are the reasons behind latest scare at Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine?

The International Atomic Energy Agency has said it "sees no critical impact on safety" at the plant, which was the site of the world's worst nuclear accident in April 1986.

Chernobyl: Of Abandoned towns and lives that are still at risk 30 years on
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Chernobyl: Of Abandoned towns and lives that are still at risk 30 years on

ven after the last person who was alive on the day of the explosion dies, other deaths may be attributable to Chernobyl because of the radiation fallout that has entered the food chain

Marking 30 years of Chernobyl disaster in numbers: Nearly 600,000 liquidators, €2 billion and countless deaths
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Marking 30 years of Chernobyl disaster in numbers: Nearly 600,000 liquidators, €2 billion and countless deaths

A look at numbers that hint at the scope of the world's worst nuclear accident, the explosion and fire at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant on 26 April 1986

Ukraine marks 26th anniversary of Chernobyl
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Ukraine marks 26th anniversary of Chernobyl

Ukraine's president thanked donors for financing the construction of a new, safer shelter over the damaged Chernobyl reactor on the 26th anniversary of the world's worst nuclear disaster.