Chernobyl disaster

The Kremlin won’t say much about a blast at a secretive Russian nuclear reactor.
The former White House communications director says the GOP could replace the president on the 2020 ballot.
The dogs are descendants of those left behind after the 1986 nuclear disaster.
Stuck for vacation ideas? You could head to the first hotel inside the Chernobyl exclusion zone since the deserted Ukrainian city’s infamous nuclear reactor went into meltdown in 1986.
“It is not really clear now which is the master of the town, people or wild boars.”
A botched test at the nuclear plant triggered a meltdown that permanently poisoned thousands.
Today, it is mostly silence that surrounds the abandoned buildings that stand as testimony to the hasty departure.
This is the lasting fallout from the Chernobyl disaster.
Nearly 30 years after the disaster, pictures of Chernobyl prove the site is still as haunting as ever. The world's worst