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France’s government criminalises anti nuclear activists

Hasty translation of part of this article – the rest available only to subscribers


par Nicolas Celnik  Liberation 5th June 2021

Sezin Topçu: “The state monitors militants and plutonium with the same fears” For the sociologist of science, the trial of the Bure activists shows that nuclear power is a strategic issue for France, which explains a”criminalization of anti-nuclear action”.

Twelve months firm required for one, 10 to 18 months suspended sentence required for the other six defendants: the anti-nuclear fight could cost them dearly. The judgment of the seven opponents of the disposal project of the National Agency for the Management of Radioactive Waste (Andra), dubbed “Cigeo”, whose trial was held between Tuesday and Thursday, will be delivered on September 21. The means put in place by the justice system (which would have spent nearly a million euros for the investigation, according to Reporterre and Mediapart) have not yet made it possible to prove anything else on this “organized band” of “criminals” that the organization of an unauthorized demonstration, for “willful violence …


June 7, 2021 - Posted by | France, secrets,lies and civil liberties


  1. And this is the sort of thing that happens in the UK!

    The life and times of a Domestic Extremist in the UK

    Comment by arclight2011part2 | June 7, 2021 | Reply

  2. The nucleariets will stop at nothing, to keep their mass murders going.

    Comment by Hammar | June 7, 2021 | Reply

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