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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 Ship Rainbow Warrior

Image | 10 March, 2002 at 15:08

Side view of the "Rainbow Warrior" at sea with full sails of forest design - "Save the Last Ancient Forests". The GP campaign is against the destruction of ancient forests.

Greenpeace: No bailout for oil shale

Feature story | 8 March, 2002 at 0:00

Greenpeace today called on the Australian Government not to bail out the controversial Stuart Oil Shale Project in Queensland following reports that Project developer Southern Pacific Petroleum (SPP) had asked the Government to rescue it from a...

Greenpeace Earth Summit website.

Image | 1 March, 2002 at 1:00

Greenpeace Earth Summit website.

DLH:a partner in global forest crime

Publication | 1 March, 2002 at 0:00

Groupe SEFAC destroying Cameroon's ancient forests

Publication | 1 March, 2002 at 0:00

Hazim: plundering Cameroon’s ancient forests

Publication | 1 March, 2002 at 0:00

Liberian timber trade fuels regional insecurity

Publication | 1 March, 2002 at 0:00

DLH: a partner in global forest crime

Publication | 1 March, 2002 at 0:00

Founded in 1908, today the Danish-owned trading giant Dalhoff, Larsen and Horneman AS (DLH) is one of the world´s largest timber traders, involved in the procurement, global distribution and marketing of hardwood, softwood, wooden sheet materials...

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