French Pacific nuclear sites stable

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

PAPE’ETE, (RNZ PACIFIC) – French Polynesian officials and test veteran groups have been told former French nuclear weapons test sites in the South Pacific are stable. The assessment was presented in Papeete to a commission which is part of an information process launched three years ago. The update said that radioactivity is stable or decreasing. […]

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