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Ukraine marks 30 years since 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster

Stars & Stripes - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 06:35
With flowers, candles and tears, Ukraine on Tuesday marked the 30th anniversary of the explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear plant, the world's worst nuclear disaster. Some survivors said the chaos of that time is etched in their minds forever.

French TV station airs purported Paris suicide bombing

Stars & Stripes - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 04:44
French television has broadcast what it says is a video taken from inside the Paris restaurant where jihadi Brahim Abdeslam blew himself up on Nov. 13, killing himself and wounding several others.

Myanmar military helicopter crashes, 2 pilots rescued

Stars & Stripes - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:09
Myanmar's military newspaper says a military helicopter has crashed during a training exercise and both pilots were rescued by fishermen.

North Korea puts midrange missile on standby, report says

Stars & Stripes - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:33
North Korea is believed to have placed a new, powerful midrange missile on standby for an impending launch, a news report said Tuesday.
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