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NEW YORK (IDN-INPS) - On the weekend of Martin Luther King Day (January 15), Baltimore University fittingly hosted more than 200 activists in the peace, ... From agent orange in Vietnam, depleted uranium in Iraq, and munitions dumps and firing ranges in Vieques, Puerto Rico, to a toxic brew of poisons ...
"I'm paraphrasing a quote I heard, but they created a uranium mine where there was no uranium," said Pam Kingfisher, Native activist. "There was nothing in that land. It was clean." ... "Once fuel is run through a power plant, it becomes depleted uranium. They figured out they could refurbish it for use by the ...

NATO itself has admitted firing 30,000 missiles with depleted uranium (DU), while the Serbian military speaks of 50,000. That corresponds to 10 to 15 tons of uranium. Since already extensive scientific literature and film footage ("deadly dust") of this war crime are available in German, English and Serbian ...
Moritaki is the second daughter of late peace activist and hibakusha Ichiro Moritaki. She got involved in nuclear disarmament movement after she retired from teaching. After seeing the destruction caused by depleted uranium munitions used in the Iraq war firsthand, Moritaki felt keenly the true meaning of ...
The shipment is the sixth delivery of mixed oxide (MOX), a blend of plutonium and uranium, from France to Japan since 1999. "We are warning of how dangerous this shipment is and especially the risk of nuclear proliferation and the possible diversion for military purposes," Greenpeace France activist ...
The four petitioners were seeking a hearing on the second license amendment request submitted by the U.S. Army Installation Command (the army) regarding the after-the-fact possession of depleted uranium (DU) at Pohakuloa, addresses licensing conditions "requiring the submission of site-specific ...

Future of Hawaii live-fire range hinges on questions over depleted uranium contamination ... In recent years, however, the army has come under increasing pressure by local activists to make a full accounting of depleted uranium buried in the range, a legacy of a Cold War-era atomic weapons system used ...
According to the Airwars report, US Central Command (CENTCOM) spokesman Major Josh Jacques said that "5,265 armour-piercing 30mm rounds containing depleted uranium (DU) were shot from Air Force A-10 fixed-wing aircraft on November 16th and 22nd 2015, destroying about 350 vehicles in the ...
Despite vowing not to use depleted uranium (DU) weapons in its military action in Syria, the US government has now admitted that it has fired thousands of the ... DU has been alleged by professional propagandists and sympathetic peace activists who believe them to cause cancers and birth defects.
Officials have confirmed that the U.S. military, despite vowing not to use depleted uranium weapons on the battlefield in Iraq and Syria, fired .... But doctors and anti-nuclear activists alike say there hasn't been enough research done to prove the precise health effects and exposure thresholds for humans.
POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA, Hawaii - One day after the Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved the site-specific Environmental Radiation Monitoring Plan for depleted uranium at Pohakuloa Training Area, activists who for years have been raising objection voiced their outrage. On February 9, the ...
Adam Kokesh is an activist, veteran, and is currently running to be the Presidential Candidate of the Libertarian Party in 2020. His principled activism, popular .... I had to experience the threat of mortars and rockets and gunfire and depleted uranium poisoning and PTSD. I can't imagine much more evil that ...
From agent orange in Vietnam, depleted uranium in Iraq, and munitions dumps and firing ranges in Vieques, Puerto Rico, to a toxic brew of poisons along ... The global breadth of the participants was striking as we heard from activists in Asia, Europe, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East, all ready and ...
As the song drew to a close, a young Okinawan activist grabbed the microphone ... of U.S. military presence: arsenic, depleted uranium and the notorious ... And in August, Okinawan anti-base activists traveled to California, ...
environmental activists and lawyers fear the EPA's capabilities to monitor .... It contains depleted uranium and other heavy metals from old navy ...
... use horrific weapons, like those with depleted uranium, on their parents. ... beings are violent and has been a nonviolent activist since 1981.
These young people came on the invitation of youth-led activist groups such ... scientists once predicted--and that the company then spent decades denying. ... The good news for Powell and other activists is that fossil fuel companies .... When nuclear winter comes, it won't be plutonium or uranium making ...

In the first stage, natural uranium (U235, 0.72%) undergoes fission and a portion of the remaining U238 gets converted to Pu239; the spent fuel ...
... considering the persistent vocal interest in PTA's handling of depleted uranium, ... Jim Albertini, an activist who's tried to intervene in various ...
... considering the persistent vocal interest in PTA's handling of depleted uranium, ... Jim Albertini, an activist who's tried to intervene in various ...
He must have spent lots of time with his five children, even when he ordered the ... young children, our bombs and depleted uranium weapons destroy, ... Ed News, Dissident Voice, Counterpunch, Activist Post, Sleuth Journal, ...
It is true that most activist environmental organizations have in the past ... the U.S. used 340 tons of missiles containing depleted uranium, leading to ... these ends by joining activists from both the environmental and anti-war ...
It is true that most activist environmental organizations have in the past ... the U.S. used 340 tons of missiles containing depleted uranium, leading to ... these ends by joining activists from both the environmental and anti-war ...
In this, they're drawing inspiration from activists on Puerto Rico -- which, ... including depleted uranium and agent orange, but denies any link ...
... drawing inspiration from activists on Puerto Rico--which, like Guam, ... agents on Vieques, including depleted uranium and agent orange, ...
... left poisonous elements in the soil and water, including depleted uranium. ... "It is a plan," says one local activist, whose anguished words are ...
... fin-stabilized antitank shells made with a depleted uranium tip that can ..... "It's been two years," complained Devawn Bledsoe, a local activist ...
France uses this uranium to generate nuclear power, some of which is sold on to other ... journalists and activists such as Ali Idrissa, who campaigns for more transparency ... The depletion of these ancient water reserves has contributed to .... will eventually move wherever the mine is", says the local activist.
France uses this uranium to generate nuclear power, some of which is sold on to other ... journalists and activists such as Ali Idrissa, who campaigns for more transparency ... The depletion of these ancient water reserves has contributed to .... will eventually move wherever the mine is", says the local activist.
... well as veterans who handled or were exposed to depleted-uranium .... Congress, and two lawmakers attended with activist Erin Brockovich.
Villagers of Jadugoda say radiation from uranium mines is impairing ... says photographer Ashish Birulee, who is also an activist with JOAR. ... Birulee is worried that UCIL will shut down its operations because uranium is almost depleted. ... UCIL refutes the claims by activists and media by saying that "it is ...
After seeing the destruction caused by depleted uranium munitions used in the Iraq war firsthand, Moritaki felt keenly the true meaning of her ...
In France, anti-nuclear activists protest sixth MOX shipment en route to Japan. AFP- ... for military purposes," Greenpeace France activist Yannick Rousselet said. ... uranium reactors produce a mixture of depleted uranium and ...
In France, anti-nuclear activists protest sixth MOX shipment en route to Japan. AFP- ... for military purposes," Greenpeace France activist Yannick Rousselet said. ... uranium reactors produce a mixture of depleted uranium and ...
In recent years, however, the army has come under increasing pressure by local activists to make a full accounting of depleted uranium buried ...
Despite vowing not to use depleted uranium (DU) weapons in its military ... by professional propagandists and sympathetic peace activists who ...
depleted uranium is left over from the enrichment of uranium 235. ... But doctors and anti-nuclear activists alike say there hasn't been enough ...
On February 9, the NRC issued Amendment 2 to Source Materials License SUC-1593, Davy Crockett depleted uranium. This action includes ...
United States confirms that it has fired depleted uranium in Syria ... to a question from DU activist, and constituent, Jack Cohen-Joppa. However ...
... under the leadership of committed anti-war activist Jeremy Corbyn, ... due to the Coalition's use of white phosphorus and depleted uranium.
The U.S.' use of depleted uranium in Iraq during The Gulf War also ... and True Activist among others - she currently resides in Southern Chile.
Spain was, as I said, a declining power associated with the worst of regime, Hitler's nationalism, and suffering from a long civil war that left the country depleted of its potentialities. No civilized ... Morocco's colonial laws of arbitrary detention ...
The judge dismissed it all on the basis that all the eminent scientific experts who presented it were "activists and campaigners".
Loaded with depleted uranium, in lieu of a real nuclear warhead, it sped at Mach 23 (over 17,000 miles per hour) toward the Ronald Reagan Ballistic missile defense Site in the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands, a sovereign nation in Micronesia ...
Loaded with depleted uranium, in lieu of a real nuclear warhead, it sped at Mach 23 (over 17,000 miles per hour) toward the Ronald Reagan Ballistic missile defense Site in the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands, a sovereign nation in Micronesia ...
K. Dhanapalan, a farmer and activist with the Cauvery Delta farmers Protection Association, says "Fields damaged by oil leaks are never restored, and a meagre compensation after long-drawn complaints process is all that farmers see.
It is not possible to obtain reliable information about the effect of depleted uranium on women's fertility and birth defects in war zones like Iraq and Gaza.
It is not possible to obtain reliable information about the effect of depleted uranium on women's fertility and birth defects in war zones like Iraq and Gaza.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's recent visit to Washington reaffirmed one thing in terms of U.S./Israeli relations: that not much will change in the United States' massive one-sided support for Israel, says Palestinian author and activist ...
FILE - This May 6, 2015, file photo, a caution sign hangs on a fence in front of a building that houses depleted uranium at the EnergySolutions facility in Clive, Utah.


 

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