The ViewPoint

Ruined Chernobyl nuclear plant to remain a threat for 3,000 years

Ruined Chernobyl nuclear plant to remain a threat for 3,000 years

April 28, 2016


Filed under National

By Matthew Schofield McClatchy Washington Bureau (TNS) PRIPYAT, Ukraine — Before the fire, the vomiting, the deaths and the vanishing home, it was the promise of bumper cars that captured the imagination of the boys. It will be 30 years ago Tuesday that Pripyat and the nearby Chernobyl power pl...

Ukraine Deal Reached; Russia Agrees To De-escalate Tensions

April 17, 2014


Filed under National

By Hannah Allam and Lindsay Wise McClatchy Washington Bureau (MCT) WASHINGTON — The Obama administration will hold off on new sanctions against Russia as part of a deal struck Thursday that calls for Moscow to stand down outlaw militias and take other steps to restore calm to volatile easte...

Russia’s History And Politics, Not U.S. Policies, Drive Putin In Ukraine, Book Argues

Russia’s History And Politics, Not U.S. Policies, Drive Putin In Ukraine, Book Argues

April 10, 2014


Filed under Books

By Roy Gutman McClatchy Washington Bureau (MCT) “Putin’s Wars: The Rise of Russia’s New Imperialism” by Marcel H. Van Herpen; Rowman Littlefield ($29.95) ——— WASHINGTON — In the U.S. debate over the Ukraine crisis, with its inward focus on which U.S. administration has b...

Obama Meets Ukrainian Leader and Pledges Support; Kerry to Begin Russia Talks

Obama Meets Ukrainian Leader and Pledges Support; Kerry to Begin Russia Talks

March 13, 2014


Filed under National

By Lesley Clark and Hannah Allam McClatchy Washington Bureau (MCT) WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama delivered an Oval Office rebuke Wednesday to Russian President Vladimir Putin with Ukraine’s new prime minister at his side, warning that the U.S. and the international community would...

The official student newspaper of Northeast Community College.
Ukraine