Documents reveal that problems occurred at the nuclear plant long before the tragedyThe Ukrainian Security Service has posted several documents about the meltdown at the Chernobyl nuclear-power station (among other things) on its webpage on the threshold of the commemoration of the 17th anniversary of the tragedy. One hundred and twenty-one documents in total have been posted. In addition, the site contains recollections of people who participated in the cleanup after the disaster. These materials and documents have been published before in a special magazine, although it was not made available to a wide public because of its very small - thousand-copy - circulation.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club that Russia will never initiate military actions, including with the use of nuclear weapons
Representatives of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation commented on the state of affairs in the Sea of Azov