Russian patrol detains head of Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

Russian patrol detains head of Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

KYIV, Oct 1 (Reuters) – A Russian patrol has detained the director general of Ukraine’s Russian-occupied Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, the state-owned company in charge of the plant said on Saturday, and the U.N. nuclear watchdog said Russia had confirmed the move. Ihor Murashov was detained on his way from the nuclear plant, Europe’s largest, … Read more

Ukraine: urgently needed spare parts delivered to Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

Ukraine: urgently needed spare parts delivered to Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

A satellite imagery shows closer view of reactors at Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, Ukraine, August 29, 2022. Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 16 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s state nuclear company Energoatom said urgently needed spare parts and diesel fuel had on Friday been delivered to the Zaporizhzhia … Read more

Ukraine and Russia interested in Zaporizhzhia protection zone, IAEA chief says

Ukraine and Russia interested in Zaporizhzhia protection zone, IAEA chief says

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register VIENNA, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Ukraine and Russia are interested in the U.N. atomic watchdog’s proposal that a protection zone be created around the Russian-held Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, the watchdog’s chief Rafael Grossi said on Monday, describing it as a ceasefire. Russia and Ukraine have … Read more

Ukraine accuses Russia of attacking power grid in revenge for offensive

Ukraine accuses Russia of attacking power grid in revenge for offensive

Russian missile strikes target power, water – Ukraine Ukrainian forces say they have reclaimed 3,000 sq km Final reactor shut down at Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant KYIV/KHARKIV, Ukraine, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Ukraine accused the Russian military of attacking civilian infrastructure in response to a rapid weekend offensive by Ukrainian troops that forced Russia to abandon … Read more

Ukraine troops raise flag over railway hub as advance threatens to turn into rout

Ukraine troops raise flag over railway hub as advance threatens to turn into rout

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Ukrainian breakthrough is fastest advance in months Thousands of Russian troops face potential encirclement KYIV/HRAKOVE, Ukraine, Sept 10 (Reuters) – Ukrainian officials shared photos on Saturday showing troops raising the nation’s flag over the main railway city that has supplied Russian forces in northeastern Ukraine, as … Read more

Ukrainian forces threaten Russian supply lines after breakthrough

Ukrainian forces threaten Russian supply lines after breakthrough

Zelenskiy says forces have recaptured towns and villages Blinken visits Kyiv with new U.S. aid package KYIV, Sept 9 (Reuters) – Swiftly advancing Ukrainian troops were approaching the main railway supplying Russian forces in the east on Friday, after the collapse of a section of Russia’s front line caused the most dramatic shift in the … Read more

Ukrainian ‘counter-attack underway’, UN pushes for nuclear plant’s safety

Ukrainian ‘counter-attack underway’, UN pushes for nuclear plant’s safety

Ukraine waging counter-offensive in south against Russians U.N. seeks security zone near damaged Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant KYIV, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces have attacked the Russian-held eastern town of Balakliia in the Kharkiv region, a senior pro-Moscow separatist official said, as Ukrainian officials remained guarded about how a counter offensive was faring. Luhansk region … Read more

Ukraine says it downs Russian missiles, UN pushes for nuclear plant’s safety

Ukraine says it downs Russian missiles, UN pushes for nuclear plant’s safety

Ukraine waging counter-offensive in south against Russians U.N. seeks security zone near damaged Zaporozhzhia nuclear plant KYIV/VIENNA, Sept 6 (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces shot down five Russian cruise missiles on Tuesday, most of them in the south, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said, but he made no mention of a new military success in the east hinted … Read more

Germany keeps two nuclear reactors on standby to weather gas crisis

Germany keeps two nuclear reactors on standby to weather gas crisis

A general view shows the nuclear power plant Isar 2 by the river Isar in Eschenbach near Landshut, Germany, August 17, 2022. REUTERS/Christian Mang/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register All nuclear reactors still to go offline at year-end Two reactors to remain in reserve in case of shortages Crises in … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelenskiy warns of tough winter, reports war gains

Ukraine’s Zelenskiy warns of tough winter, reports war gains

Zelenskiy: Russia plans ‘decisive energy blow on all Europeans’ Russia delayed pipeline re-opening in blow to Europe IAEA says line down at Zaporizhzhia plant but backup working U.S. ambassador to Russia leaves post KYIV, Sept 5 (Reuters) – European leaders sought to ease the impact of high energy prices across the continent after Ukrainian President … Read more