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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 team meets Deni to discuss demarcation

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Greenpeace team meets Deni to discuss demarcation project, Sumauma village.

Luis Henrique Gomes

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Luis Henrique Gomes, Greenpeace doctor playing flute on bow of Greenpeace boat Comandante Savio during Deni demarcation expedition.

Deni and Greenpeace team hold banner at border

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Deni and Greenpeace team hold banner at border of Deni land.

Deni child in canoe, Visagem village.

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Deni child in canoe, Visagem village.

Raku family at Marreçao village.

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Raku family at Marreçao village.

Deni in hut at Sumauma village.

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Deni in hut at Sumauma village.

Deni leader Banu builds a hut in forest near

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Deni leader Banu builds a hut in forest near Arua river.

Deni woman and child at Sumauma village

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Deni woman and child at Sumauma village.

Expedition on Cuniua river, Amazon, Brazil

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Greenpeace documenting the expedition on Cuniua river, boat Commandante Savio in background. Amazon, Brazil.

Boy in Deni village Sumauma

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Boy in Deni village Sumauma, Amazon, Brazil.

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