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Australian news, and some related international items

Thousands of Germans will protest nuclear waste transport

Monday’s attack on a power cable in an S-Bahn rail station came just days before many thousands of anti-nuclear activists are expected to protest on Nov. 5-8 against the transport of nuclear waste to a dump in the northern town of Gorleben.

German anti-nuclear activists disrupt Berlin trains | Reuters BERLIN Nov 2 – German anti-nuclear activists on Tuesday took responsibility for setting a small fire in a Berlin rail station during rush hour that caused widespread disruption to commuters throughout the capital.Monday’s attack on a power cable in an S-Bahn rail station came just days before many thousands of anti-nuclear activists are expected to protest on Nov. 5-8 against the transport of nuclear waste to a dump in the northern town of Gorleben.
German media reported that responsibility had been claimed by a group called itself “Commando Sebastien Briard” — named after a French anti-nuclear activist killed while trying to stop an earlier nuclear waste transport to Germany in 2004…..

Tens of thousands of riot police will be escorting the nuclear waste convoy across Germany to the Gorleben dump.

Nuclear waste shipments to Gorleben have drawn repeated protests since 1980….

German anti-nuclear activists disrupt Berlin trains | Energy & Oil | Reuters

November 3, 2010 - Posted by | uranium | , , , , ,

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