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'Ignored for 70 years': human rights group to investigate uranium contamination on Navajo Nation

27.10.2021
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Boost for advocates' group is step further in decades-long fight against mining pollutionRita Capitan has been worrying about her water since 1994. It was that autumn she read a local newspaper article about another uranium mine, the Crownpoint Uranium Project, getting under way near her home.Capitan has spent her entire life in Crownpoint, New Mexico, a small town on the eastern Navajo Nation, and is no stranger to the uranium mining that has persisted in the region for decades. But it was around the time the article was published that she began learning about the many risks associated with uranium mining. Continue reading...
Zdroj: The Guardian

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