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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 action against Indian nuclear

Image | 12 June, 1998 at 0:00

Greenpeace action against Indian nuclear tests, Taj Mahal.

Greenteam protest action against driftnet

Image | 6 June, 1998 at 1:00

Greenteam protest action against driftnet fishing. Paper fish painted by children hanging in a fishing net.

Sellafield nuclear plant.

Image | 1 June, 1998 at 1:00

Sellafield nuclear plant.

Fueling Global Warming

Publication | 1 June, 1998 at 0:00

Federal Subsidies To Oil In TheUnited States.

Answers from the Ice Edge

Publication | 1 June, 1998 at 0:00

This report is about changesAlaska Native peoples of thenorthern Bering and Chukchiseas observe in their surroundings.Climate change is a gravethreat to northern ecosystemsand thus to the subsistence wayof life that is the heart of Yup’ikand...

Forest in Finland.

Image | 15 May, 1998 at 0:00

Forest in Finland.

Landraces varieties of Mexican maize

Image | 1 May, 1998 at 1:00

Landraces varieties of Mexican maize. Oaxaca, Mexico.

Close view of Canola carrying yellow flowers

Image | 1 May, 1998 at 1:00

Close view of Canola carrying yellow flowers in Northern Germany.

Clearcut area in Central Chile.

Image | 1 May, 1998 at 0:00

Clearcut area in Central Chile.

Camel owner Baoyin Culu says prayers at the

Image | 15 April, 1998 at 1:00

Camel owner Baoyin Culu says prayers at the place where his last camel died. All of his 80 camels died due to desertification in the region.

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