Protesters confront Areva shipment of 123 tonnes of radioactive waste on 900-mile run from France to Germany. About 30,000 anti-nuclear protesters are expected to demonstrate tomorrow against a shipment of highly radioactive nuclear waste, nicknamed “Chernobyl on wheels”, that is being moved across France and Germany by train.
Atomic waste train back on move after anti-nuclear blockade
A train carrying reprocessed nuclear waste from France to Germany is back on the move after being blocked by protesters. The almost yearly shipment to Gorleben has become a focus for German anti-nuclear activism.