Call to open former French nuclear test site

Picture taken in 1971, showing a nuclear explosion in Mururoa atoll. Photo: AFP

RNZ – THERE has been a call to open the former French nuclear weapons test site in French Polynesia to the public. A French delegation, led by a French Polynesian member of the French Senate, has completed a tour of Tuamotus, including Moruroa, where France detonated 193 atomic weapons. Although France stopped its weapons tests […]

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