French Polynesia church wants UN action over nuke test legacy

A French atomic bomb test above the atoll of Mururoa in French Polynesia in 1971. Picture: RNZ

NEW YORK,17 OCTOBER 2018 (RNZ PACIFIC) – French Polynesia’s main church says it wants the United Nations Human Rights Council to look at the legacy of France’s nuclear weapons tests in the South Pacific. The Maohi Protestant church announced its intention during last week’s UN decolonisation debate during which France was criticised for carrying out […]

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