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Quake shakes faith in nuclear power (part two)

Arguments abound over whether it was a good idea to build nuclear power plants in a seismic area, over the scale of the disaster at the Fukushima complex, and over the viability of atomic energy in the West.

From Vienna - Nuclear physicist Robert KELLEY, formerly of US Department of Energy Radiological Response Programs.

From Bridgewater, England - anti-nuclear activist Nikki CLARKE of Stop Hinkley 3

Bruno COMBY, President of Environmentalists for Nuclear Energy

Economics professor Patrice GEOFFRON of the Geopolitics Center for Energy and Raw Materials

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Produced by Perrine Desplats, Bilal Tarabey, Anelise Borges, Louise McWatt

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2017-07-20 Europe

Polish democracy under threat? EU warns Warsaw over judicial independence

Alarm bells are ringing across Europe as the balance of power changes in Poland. The lower house of parliament has passed a bill allowing the dismissal of Supreme Court justices,...

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2017-07-19 Americas

'Let it fail': Trump's hands-off approach to governing

Six months into his presidency, there's no denying Donald Trump has brought a very different way of governing to the White House. Like his reality TV shows, it's a drama that...

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2017-07-18 Asia-pacific

Tightening the screws: The two faces of Xi Jinping's China

He's already China's most powerful president in decades, so why does Xi Jinping seem to be tightening his grip even further? The strict measures include the treatment of Nobel...

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2017-07-17 Americas

Downward spiral: How to break Venezuela's impasse?

In Venezuela, the downward spiral seems unstoppable. On Sunday, the opposition organised a plebiscite, drawing a mass turnout and a resounding "no" to constitutional change....

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2017-07-13 Donald Trump

Trump in Paris: America's new place in the world

It's a two-day Parisian getaway that includes dinner and a show. After getting down to business at the Elysée Palace, Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron are off to dinner at a...

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