Ukraine energy minister says nuclear plant accident poses “no threat”

An accident at a nuclear power plant in Zaporizhzhya in southeastern Ukraine poses no danger to health or the environment, energy authorities said on Wednesday, an assessment later corroborated by the French nuclear institute IRSN. Energy Minister Volodymyr Demchyshyn said the accident occurred on Friday in one of the six blocks at Zaporizhzhya, Europe’s largest […]

Ukrainian PM reports accident at largest nuclear power plant

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Wednesday an accident had occurred at the Zaporizhye nuclear power plant (NPP) in south-east Ukraine and called on the energy minister to hold a news conference. “I know that an accident has occurred at the Zaporizhye NPP,” Yatseniuk said, asking new energy minister Volodymyr Demchyshyn to make clear […]

One woman killed 3 injured in a Toyota car accident in south Lebanon

A woman was killed and three other people were injured in a terrific traffic accident on the al-Naameh highway when their vehicle a white Toyota veered off the road and hit a wall. The woman that was killed was identified as Zahra Akil . The 3 injured are in very serious condition and were taken […]