The idea of creating a nuclear cycle without the participation of the Russian Federation only in the discussion stage, – Groisman

Идея о создании ядерного цикла без участия РФ только на стадии обсуждения, - Гройсман

The creation of a full cycle of nuclear fuel without the participation of the Russian Federation is only at the discussion stage. About it on a press-conferences were declared by the Prime Minister of Ukraine Vladimir Groysman, reports “Interfax-Ukraine”.

“The statement of the Minister (of environment and natural resources Ostap Semerak, – ed), it is only the direction for developments. And as soon as the time will get a concrete shape, it will need to be discussed in detail. So I think this remains a direction for thought,” – said Groisman.

Previously Semerak initiated that Ukraine should build its own repository for nuclear waste, not to pay Russia for storage of spent nuclear fuel.

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We will note, according to the head of Chernobyl Igor Gramotkin, the construction over the destroyed 4th unit of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant (ChNPP) new shelter and dry storage for spent nuclear fuel (ISF-2) will be completed before the end of the year.

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has declared 2016 as the year of celebration of participants of liquidation of consequences of the Chernobyl accident and the memory of the victims of the Chernobyl disaster.

On April 26, 1986 accident at the Chernobyl NPP (ChNPP). 10 November 2006 by decree of President of Ukraine № 945/200614 was established memorable date — the Day of celebration of participants of liquidation of consequences of the Chernobyl accident,which is celebrated annually on December 14.

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