Two experts to help with Tahiti nuke claim backlog

50 years after the first nuclear test, and 20 years after the last. The French Polynesia atoll of Mururoa is still largely a no-go zone. Photo: AFP

Two French medical experts will be in Tahiti this week to help vet compensation claims of victims of France’s nuclear weapons tests. The French Polynesian government said two physicians would spend five days in Tahiti to assess about 30 claimants and to determine how much compensation they should be paid. It said the two doctors […]

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