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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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A Greenpeace activist helps survey a protected

Image | 25 September, 2001 at 1:00

A Greenpeace activist helps survey a protected forest area in the Amazon.

The UK's role in National Missle Defense: Star Wars on the Yorkshire Moors

Publication | 21 September, 2001 at 0:00

During the lifetime of this Parliament Tony Blair will have to decide whether to let the United States use two bases in Yorkshire as part of President Bush's destabilising plan for a National Missile Defense system (NMD) or Star Wars, as it has...

Grains of truth: false promises of genetic engineering

Publication | 15 September, 2001 at 0:00

Pirate fishing expedition, West Africa.

Image | 14 September, 2001 at 1:00

Pirate fishing expedition, West Africa.

Chlorine , Combustion and Dioxins

Publication | 12 September, 2001 at 0:00

Ship with name Okfish 32 in Sierra

Image | 10 September, 2001 at 1:00

Exterior of ship with name Okfish 32 in Sierra Leone waters, the previous name of the ship Deep Reefer is just visible.

Greenpeace campaigner

Image | 6 September, 2001 at 1:00

Greenpeace campaigner exposes the location of a GE crop producing human proteins for drugs, potentially contaminating non-GE crops.

Wipe out: the liberal government's plan for Canada's endangered species

Publication | 3 September, 2001 at 0:00

In 1992, the government of Canada made a commitment to Canadians and the rest of the world to enact endangered species legislation in an effort to reverse the ongoing decline of our nation's biodiversity. Over the past 150 years, 28 species have...

Amazon national park

Publication | 3 September, 2001 at 0:00

The Deni and Demarcation

Publication | 3 September, 2001 at 0:00

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