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Ekaterinburg Submarine Fire -“On the Brink of the Biggest Catastrophe Since Chernobyl”

According to the Russian magazine Vlast, “Russia [was] … on the verge of the largest man-made disaster since Chernobyl”  when a fire broke out on December 29th, 2011 on the K-84 Ekaterinburg, a Russian nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine, in a dry-dock in Murmansk.  Sparks … Continue reading

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