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The Hindu Yuva Vahini or HYV is a militant Hindutva vigilante group founded by Yogi Adityanath, the chief minister of India’s largest state Uttar Pradesh and mahant (head priest) of the Gorakhnath Math temple in the city of Gorakhpur. What makes the Hindu Yuva Vahini so dangerous is that it has operated as the personal militia of a politician and religious cleric, Adityanath, who may be the future prime minister of India. Why the HYV Matters The Hindu Yuva Vahini is not the first expressly militant Hindutva (Hindu nationalist) group. It has been long preceded by the Bajrang Dal, an…

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In a tweet posted on Thursday evening Eastern Standard Time, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba claimed that a fire has broken out at Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant — the largest in Ukraine and Europe as a whole. Kuleba warned that if an explosion takes place at the site, it would be “10 times larger” than the 1986 Chernobyl disaster. He blamed the fire on Russian army attacks and called for the immediate establishment of a security zone to allow firefighters to access the facility. The ZNPP is home to six of Ukraine’s 15 active nuclear reactors, according to the Bulletin…

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