Category: Nuclear War

Ukraine nuclear plant: what happens if it releases a radioactive plume?

An atmospheric scientist describes how researchers would track a toxic cloud in the case of an accident at the occupied Zaporizhzhia power station. Officials from the United Nations’ atomic-energy watchdog have this week begun inspections of southern Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Station, where shelling and fighting have raised the risk of a nuclear accident. Russian […] Read More

Europe’s largest nuclear power plant was ‘DISCONNECTED from power grid’ as fears of major crisis looming

EUROPE’S biggest nuclear power plant was disconnected from the power grid for the first time ever amid fears of a Chernobyl-style disaster, Ukraine’s state energy firm said. Nuclear agency Energoatom said fire damage to overhead power lines caused the last two reactors at the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) to be cut off. An energy […] Read More

A nuclear war with Russia ‘would lead to worldwide famine’ and starve billions

Nuclear war between the United States and Russia would completely devastate food supplies and starve billions of people, new research has claimed, with experts warning nuclear war must be averted. Nuclear war with Russia would cause a global famine, a top expert has warned – noting that two-thirds of the world’s population would be wiped out. A […] Read More

Russian State TV warns that World War 3 could be ‘unleashed soon’ and it would be ‘nuclear’

Russian propaganda claims Vladimir Putin will unleash his nuclear weapons early if NATO peacekeepers are put on the ground in Ukraine – which would spark World War 3. The Russian president’s tightly-controlled state TV went into overdrive to warn alliance leaders against deploying any troops even acting to maintain peace. The latest threats from the Kremlin came as footage showed […] Read More

Pyongyang launches TWO projectiles towards Sea of Japan, South Korean military says

North Korea has reportedly test-fired two projectiles that fell into the Sea of Japan, South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) reported early on Monday. The type of missile is so far unknown. The projectiles were reportedly fired from a missile launch site in North Korea’s eastern coastal town of Wonsan. In a brief statement following […] Read More

The threat of a nuclear war between the US and Russia is now at its greatest since 1983

When the Commander of NATO says he is a fan of flexible first strike at the same time that NATO is flexing its military muscle on Russia’s border, the risk of inadvertent nuclear war is real. US Air Force Gen. Tod D Wolters told the Senate this week he “is a fan of flexible first […] Read More