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Russia warned that any fighting near a nuclear plant operating near Ukraine could imperil water systems and air quality in nearby areas

Russia and Ukraine, have accused each other of shelling Europe’s largest nuclear power plant. The U.N. has called for a demilitarized zone near the plant to protect the nuclear safety and prevent fig

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The IAEA has warned that fighting in Ukraine could endanger a nuclear power plant in the country.

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After accusations of shelling Europe’s largest nuclear power plant by both Russia and Ukraine, the United Nations called for a demilitarized zone around the facility. Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency Rafael Grossi has warned that damage to the plant could have dire consequences and that fighting around the plant is threatening to “jeopardize nuclear safety.”