April 26, 2014 14:01
Russian deputy PM warns Kyiv against using U.S. fuel for Ukrainian NPPs
MOSCOW. April 26 (Interfax) - Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin views Ukraine's plans to start using nuclear fuel from the United States for its nuclear power plants (NPP) as dangerous.
"If Kyiv decides to use American nuclear fuel for its NPPs, it means it hasn't learned any lessons from Chernobyl," Rogozin said on Twitter on Saturday.
The Ukrainian state nuclear power operator Enerhoatom said earlier that it planned to switch to using U.S.-made nuclear fuel in three nuclear reactors instead of Russian fuel assemblies.
Some experts believe U.S. fuel is not suitable for Ukrainian NPPs and that its use may negatively affect their operations.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at email@example.com)
August 22, 2017
XCoal ships first coal to Ukraine
Armenia unwaveringly advancing towards cooperation agreement with EU - prime minister
Talks with Tehran on Ka-226T civil helicopter deliveries to continue in Sept - Russian Helicopters
EAEU countries recovering from crisis - Shuvalov
Trust Bank acquires 1.2% of its turnaround manager Otkritie Bank (Part 2)
Georgia considering Ukrainian Radical Party member Savytska's extradition
Yesterday in Brief for August 22, 2017
Persons recruited by terror group to fight in Syrian conflict detained in Kyrgyzstan
MP Klintsevich sees nothing new in Trump's strategy for Afghanistan
Two Turkish helicopters to help battle forest fire in Georgia's Borjomi Gorge
Kyrgyz MPs to hold special session on Aug 25 to form new gov't
One dies in fire in Rostov-on-Don center - Emergency Situations Ministry
Tigers Realm Coal subsidiary in Chukotka to build washing plant in 2018
Sudanese State Minister for Foreign Affairs Atta Elmanan Bakhit has given an interview to Interfax during his visit to Moscow in which he speaks about a visit of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir to Russia, bilateral Russian-Sudanese economic and military cooperation and describes sanctions in the global politics as "immoral and illegal".
Secretary General of the League of Arab States has given an interview with Interfax in the wake of his negotiations with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in which he speaks about the participation of Arab countries in the Astana process, Russia‘s political and military role in Syria, as well as prospects for resuming Syria‘s membership in the Arab League.
Bahraini Ambassador to Russia Ahmed Abdulrahman Al Saati has given an interview to Interfax in which he speaks about the prolongation of the decision of OPEC and non-OPEC countries to freeze oil output, prospects of energy cooperation between Bahrain and Russia, bilateral military-technical cooperation and prospects for resuming diplomatic relations with Iran.