Ukraine, Russia Play Nuclear Poker

Ukraine, Russia Play Nuclear Poker


Ukraine told the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) it is reinforcing the protection of its nuclear power plants because of “a grave threat to the security” of the country posed by the Russian military. Russia responded by accusing Ukraine of “hallucinating”.

Fadel Gheit, a senior energy analyst at Oppenheimer in New York, told New Europe on 6 March that “both sides are jockeying for position to get world attention” and they would not do anythi...


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