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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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Archbishop Desmond Tutu blessed the Esperanza

Image | 3 August, 2001 at 1:00

Archbishop Desmond Tutu blessed the Esperanza and the crew and then joined them in wishing for a clean, peaceful and nuclear free world.

Endangered Grey Whale in the feeding grounds

Image | 2 August, 2001 at 1:00

Endangered Grey Whale in the feeding grounds where Exxon is conducting illegal seismic tests for gas and oil.

Soon Africa's gorillas will only survive

Image | 1 August, 2001 at 1:00

Soon Africa's gorillas will only survive in wioldlife parks and zoos if the cuirrent forest destruction isn't halted.

Chilean Huemul (Hippocamelus bisulcus) or

Image | 1 August, 2001 at 1:00

Chilean Huemul (Hippocamelus bisulcus) or Andean deer from the temperate rainforest of South America.

Don't poison our food with GMOs.

Image | 1 August, 2001 at 1:00

Don't poison our food with GMOs.

Empty promises

Publication | 1 August, 2001 at 0:00

Greenpeace, Stop Star Wars and the Bush administration

Publication | 1 August, 2001 at 0:00

Since George W. Bush became President of the United States in January there has been an enormousescalation of the Star Wars programme, both politically and financially. Greenpeace has been at the forefront of opposition to Star Wars, a system...

Blind feeding filipino babies with GMOs

Publication | 1 August, 2001 at 0:00

How the South Pacific whale sanctuary was defeated

Publication | 1 August, 2001 at 0:00

it takes a 3/4 majority vote in favour to create a sanctuary at the IWC and when the vote came, the sanctuary proposal failed, with 18 votes in favour and 11 opposed. Six of the countries voting no were from the Eastern Caribbean – Antigua and...

Blind feeding filipino babies with GMOs

Publication | 1 August, 2001 at 0:00

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