Possible nuclear disaster due to fire in Chernobyl exclusion zone, they say

Possible nuclear disaster due to fire in Chernobyl exclusion zone, they say

It has been claimed that Russian bombing has caused forest fires in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. It is believed that 10 thousand hectares of the forest surrounding the Chernobyl site are now on fire and cannot be extinguished by the Ukrainian authorities because it is under Russian control. Officials worry the fire could burn through the … Read more

Radiation spike at Chernobyl could be due to Russian tanks disturbing dust

Radiation spike at Chernobyl could be due to Russian tanks disturbing dust

The Chernobyl zone has many high-risk facilities. Photo: SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images Ukraine assured that it had registered an increase in radiation levels from the defunct Chernobyl nuclear power planta day after the site was captured by Russian forces, due to military activity that caused radioactive dust to rise into the air. Online data from the … Read more

Chernobyl radiation peak is 20 times more than usual and could be due to dust raised by Russian tanks

Chernobyl radiation peak is 20 times more than usual and could be due to dust raised by Russian tanks

Movement of heavy military equipment in the area that would raise radioactive dust into the air. Photo: SERGEI SUPINSKY/Getty Images Ukraine assured last Friday that it had registered an increase in radiation levels from the defunct Chernobyl nuclear power plant.a day after the site was captured by Russian forces, due to military activity that caused … Read more

VIDEO: This is what the Chernobyl exclusion zone taken by the Russian Army looks like

VIDEO: This is what the Chernobyl exclusion zone taken by the Russian Army looks like

Ukraine.- A video shared by the Russian Defense Ministry showing the Chernobyl exclusion zone taken over by the Russian army during the invasion of Ukraine that began on February 24. In footage shared by Russian authorities, Russian soldiers can be seen patrolling the plant’s facilities alongside a tank. A soldier then says with his face … Read more

The Atomic Energy Agency assures that the increase in radiation in Chernobyl “does not pose a danger to the public”

The Atomic Energy Agency assures that the increase in radiation in Chernobyl “does not pose a danger to the public”

Excessive levels of radiation were detected in the city of Chernobyl. Photo: SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images Ukraine’s nuclear agency reported on Friday that higher levels of radiation had been recorded from the site of the defunct Chernobyl power plant, which was seized by Russian forces on Thursday. The State Inspectorate for Nuclear Regulation (SINR) of Ukraine … Read more

Radiation levels at Chernobyl rise after Russian troops take over the site of the world’s biggest nuclear disaster

Radiation levels at Chernobyl rise after Russian troops take over the site of the world’s biggest nuclear disaster

Ukraine’s State Inspectorate for Nuclear Regulation blamed the increase on a “disturbance” caused by advancing Russian forces. Photo: SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images The radiation in the Chernobyl nuclear exclusion zone has exceeded control levels after Russian troops stormed the area, Ukraine warned. Putin’s men took control of the former power plant’s nuclear storage facility under conditions … Read more