Tag: Zaporizhzhia

Defense, Energy & Environment, Industry

UN agency to inspect Ukraine nuclear plant amid safety fears

August 29, 2022

Via: Federal News Network

A U.N. nuclear watchdog team set off on an urgent mission Monday to safeguard the Russian-occupied Zaporizhzhia atomic power plant at the heart of fighting in Ukraine, a long-awaited trip the world hopes will help avoid a radioactive catastrophe. The […]

Defense, Industry

Grain ship from Ukraine docks in Turkey, nuke plant shelled

August 8, 2022

Via: Federal News Network

Russia and Ukraine traded accusations Monday that each side is shelling Europe’s biggest nuclear power plant in southern Ukraine. Russia claimed that Ukrainian shelling caused a power surge and fire and forced staff to lower output from two reactors, while […]