NO NUKES

Collection with 5 media items created by U.S. Editor

09 Mar 2013 16:00

Tens of thousands took to the streets of Taipei in an anti-nuclear protest. Timed to coincide with the second anniversary of Japan's Fukushima disaster, the rally called for a halt to the fourth nuclear plant currently under construction, as well as the shutdown of the three operating plants. The rally came just days after the government announced that a referendum would be held over halting construction on the fourth power plant.

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No Nukes
Taipei, Taiwan
By CraigFergusonImages
10 Mar 2013

A Buddhist monk carries a No Nukes sign.

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Anti-nuclear protest.
Taipei, Taiwan
By CraigFergusonImages
10 Mar 2013

Pastors from Taiwan's Presbyterian Church have long been politically active. They are protesting nuclear power in Taipei.

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Anti-nuclear protest
Taipei, Taiwan
By CraigFergusonImages
10 Mar 2013

A man carries a sign showing the locations of northern Taiwan's three nuclear plants and their respective distance to Greater Taipei and its 7 million people.

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Su Tseng-chang talks to the media
Taipei, Taiwan
By CraigFergusonImages
10 Mar 2013

Su Tseng-chang, chairman of the opposition DPP talks to the media at an anti-nuclear rally in Taipei, Taiwan.

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Costumed protesters at an anti-nuclea...
Taipei, Taiwan
By CraigFergusonImages
10 Mar 2013

Tens of thousands took to the streets of Taipei in an anti-nuclear protest. Timed to coincide with the second anniversary of Japan's Fukushima disaster, the rally called for a halt to the under-construction fourth nuclear plant as well as the shutdown of the three operating plants. The rally came just days after the government announced that a referendum would be held over halting construction on the fourth power plant.