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Greenpeace scientist Dr. Rianne Teule measures radioactive levels of a device from the nearby Tuwaitha nuclear facility. The device, abandoned on a roadside, contains yellow powder that is 1000 times background levels of radiation.

 

We are calling for a full assessment of the situation at Tuwaitha and other nuclear sites in Iraq. Find out what we discovered on our trip in June and July 2003.

One member of the Iraq team writes, "How do you tell someone they can't stay in their own home anymore? How do you look someone in the eye when you know that what little they have, they should abandon, even though they have nowhere else to go? We had to do that today. Another day looking for nightmares, another day finding them..."

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Greenpeace swimmers prepare to enter the

Image | 8 March, 2005 at 0:00

Greenpeace swimmers prepare to enter the water ahead of French pair trawlers, Sonia Jerome and Cote d'Amour in the English Channel. Greenpeace is campaigning to halt this method of fishing due to the high numbers of dolphin deaths associated with...

Greenpeace protests with an underwater banner

Image | 8 March, 2005 at 0:00

Greenpeace protests with an underwater banner in an area where a proposed American military base would be built across important dugong habitat.

'Narsaq Viewed Through Iceberg' The Greenlandic

Image | 7 March, 2005 at 0:00

'Narsaq Viewed Through Iceberg' The Greenlandic town of Narsaq, viewed through a hole in a melting iceberg, which floats in the fjord surrounding the small town. Meltwater drips across the gap in front of the houses.

Greenpeace joins local activists to occupy

Image | 7 March, 2005 at 0:00

Greenpeace joins local activists to occupy test drilling platforms in an area where a proposed American military base would be built across important dugong habitat.

In a joint operation with Sá

Image | 5 March, 2005 at 0:00

In a joint operation with Sámi reindeer herders, Greenpeace campaigners start demarcating the boundaries of the last remaining reindeer forests of Arctic Lapland.

Traditional Sámi tent or kota which is part

Image | 5 March, 2005 at 0:00

Traditional Sámi tent or kota which is part of the Finland Forest Rescue Station. We have joined Sámi reindeer herding communities to defend their forest against logging.

Common Dolphin

Image | 3 March, 2005 at 0:00

Common Dolphin. This dolphin could end up dead in a pair trawl net.

Activists attempt to discover if a pair trawler

Image | 3 March, 2005 at 0:00

Activists attempt to discover if a pair trawler has dead dolphins in its nets. The trawler is trying to hide the content of the nets from view.

Dolphin-killing trawlers stopped from fishing

Feature story | 3 March, 2005 at 0:00

Last season UK government observers witnessed two vessels, the Ocean Star and Ocean Crest, killing more than 150 dolphins while trawling for sea bass. But the government didn't lift a finger to stop it. So we took our ship, Esperanza, into the...

Lapland : State of Conflict - How the Finnish government is abusing the forest rights...

Publication | 2 March, 2005 at 0:00

The Finnish State often claims that in the Inari municipality of northern Lapland, some 40% of forests have been formally protected and that therefore no new areas warrant protection. What they fail to mention is that these protected areas are...

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