The Ukrainian State Agency for Chernobyl warned that the looted objects were highly dangerous and that their whereabouts were unknown.
Ukraine's nuclear energy company said that Russian forces have largely left the Chernobyl plant and suffered radiation poisoning.
It’s hard to know what to make of the announcement, and to judge what any impacts might be.
The facility is currently relying on backup power from reserve diesel generators with a 48-hour capacity.
Ukraine Says Chernobyl Radiation Has Exceeded Safe Levels, Staff Held Hostage, Fears ‘Planetary Environmental Disaster’
Russian military aggression in the area has disturbed radioactive dust and normal safety protocols are being ignored, Ukrainian officials tell Motherboard.
On top of the primary death and destruction, Russian invasion could disturb highly sensitive nuclear and chemical waste in Chernobyl and Donbas.
Solar panels wrapped around tritium tubes generate just enough energy to power a simple 'Tetris' style handheld.
The 1,500 bottles of alcohol, made using apples grown near the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, were bound for the United Kingdom.
For decades the Duga-1 radar array warned the Soviet Union of incoming missiles, now it’s a monument to a nuclear disaster.
Priests, artists and other Ukrainians assembled in the deserted town of Pripyat to mark exactly three and a half decades since the fourth reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant exploded.
“Our results represent the first evidence that numerous species of wildlife are now abundant throughout the Fukushima Evacuation Zone.”