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The European Union's response to the earthquake and nuclear plant situation in Japan

10:03 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

Since the devastating earthquake which struck Japan on Friday 11 March, the European Union is fully mobilised to translate its solidarity in concrete support.The EU Delegation in Tokyo has remained in continuous and active contact with the Japanese authorities since the initial

Council of Europe Venice Commission in Tunisia

10:07 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

 A delegation of the Venice Commission, led by its President Gianni Buquicchio, is in Tunisia at the invitation of the Tunisian authorities for a three-day visit to discuss ways of assisting the national authorities in the context of the upcoming constitutional and electoral

PACE: Stricter operational standards, reinforced safety, new technologies and better communication with the public

10:08 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

Nuclear energy – considered relatively clean from the emissions viewpoint but more problematic as regards the management of waste, operational safety and protection against terrorist attacks – has polarised opinions across Europe, the Council of Europe Parliamentary

Seif Gaddafi: Everything over in 48 hours

10:11 | broj komentara 0 | ANSAmed

An attack by pro-Gaddafi forces is underway in Misurata, east of Tripoli, according to local sources. Residents say that government forces are advancing with armoured vehicles and attacking the city with artillery on three sides.

Russia evacuates families of diplomats from quake-hit Japan

10:13 | broj komentara 0 | Ria Novosti

Russia will evacuate families of diplomats and other officials working in Japan, which was hit by a devastating quake and tsunami last week, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.

Russia says proposed Turkish nuclear plant 'quake-resistant'

10:14 | broj komentara 0 | Ria Novosti

Russia will ensure a nuclear power plant it is to build in Turkey will be able to withstand powerful earthquakes, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said.

Developments in Libya: an overview of the EU's response

10:15 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

As fighting goes on in Libya, the European Union firmly condemns the Libyan regime's violent repression of its citizens and the systematic violation of human rights.

Status of quake-stricken reactors at Fukushima nuclear power plants

10:18 | broj komentara 0 | Japan Times

The following is the known status as of Wednesday evening of each of the six reactors at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant and the four reactors at the Fukushima No. 2 plant, both in Fukushima Prefecture, which were crippled by Friday’s magnitude 9.0 earthquake and

Increasing number of countries reconsider stances on nuclear energy

10:43 | broj komentara 1 | Tanjug

Austria, Venezuela, France and Spain are revising safety of their nuclear plants. South Korea will continue developing atomic energy.

Assange: WikiLeaks spurred protests in Arabic world

10:44 | broj komentara 2 | Tanjug

Publishing confidential American diplomatic cables helped stimulate uprisings in North Africa and the Middle East, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange stated on Tuesday.

Uruguay officially recognizes Palestinian state

10:45 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Uruguay announced that it recognized an independent Palestinian state, thus joining a list of other South American states which have done the same in the last few months, the country's Foreign Minister Luis Almagro said.

SDF choppers drop water on troubled Fukushima nuclear plant

16:51 | broj komentara 0 | Japan Times

Self-Defense Forces helicopters dropped water Thursday morning on the troubled No. 3 reactor of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant in an attempt to cool down its apparently overheating fuel pool to prevent it from emitting highly contaminated radioactive materials.

Situation in Fukushima getting out of control

17:00 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Situation in nuclear power plant complex of Fukushima is extremely difficult: certain experts already claim that the development has gotten out of control, while the others believe that situation is still not that extreme.


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