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Protests over re-opening of Japanese nuclear reactor

Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
01/11
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A police boat patrols around the nuclear fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometers (220 miles) coastal town west of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010.Pix- Buddhika Weerasinghe
Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
02/11
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A police and costal guard boast patrol around the nuclear fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometers (220 miles) coastal town west of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010.
Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
03/11
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Japanese fisherman walks front of the fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometres (220 miles) coastal town west of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010.Buddhika Weerasinghe
Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
04/11
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Activists shout the slogan during the protest march against to reactive operation of fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometres (220 miles) coastal town west of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010. Pix-Buddhika Weerasinghe
Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
05/11
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Japanese Buddhist Monks, Nakasima Tetsuen speaks during the protest rally against to reactive of fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometers (220 miles) coastal town west of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010. Pix- Buddhika
Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
06/11
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A woman shouts the slogan during the protest march against to reactive operation of fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometres (220 miles) coastal town west of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010. Pix- Buddhika Weerasinghe
Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
07/11
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Activists of peace and human right shout the slogan during the protest march against to reactive operation of fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometres of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010. Pix-Buddhika Weerasinghe
Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
08/11
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A police and coastal guard boats of Japan patrol around the nuclear fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometers (220 miles) coastal town west of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010.Pix-Buddhika Weerasinghe
Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
09/11
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Japanese fishermen rids the dinky boat front of fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometres (220 miles) coastal town west of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010.Pix-Buddhika Weerasinghe
Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
10/11
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A police boat patrols around the nuclear fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometers (220 miles) coastal town west of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010.Pix-Buddhika Weerasinghe
Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
11/11
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A police boat patrols around the nuclear fast-breeder Monju reactor in Tsuruga, Fukui prefecture about 350 kilometers (220 miles) coastal town west of Tokyo, Japan on May 6, 2010.Pix-Buddhika Weerasinghe
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  • Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
  • Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
  • Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
  • Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
  • Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
  • Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
  • Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
  • Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
  • Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
  • Protests over reopening of Japanese nuclear reactor
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Japanese peace and human rights activists together protested against Japan’s Atomic Energy Agency decision to re-open a controversial nuclear reactor 14 years after the plant was closed following a leak. Fukui, Japan. 06/05/2010

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