Police brace for huge nuclear waste protests

  • Police brace for huge nuclear waste protests

    The police will deploy 19,000 officers to secure a shipment of German atomic waste from France to Lower Saxony next week amid expectations of huge anti-nuclear protests.

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    Thousands of demonstrators will descend upon the northern German state on November 26, when the waste in a so-called Castor container heads from the La Hague reprocessing plant to Germany's nuclear waste depot in Gorleben.

    webmasters comment:

    Thats 19.000 police  off.  that could be doing their work of fighting crime instead of "securing" deadly nuclear waste barrels.

    Who is paying these 19.000 people? The nuclear industry? Or the taxpayers?

    Source: thelocal.de