The Curse of Gorleben Germany's Endless Search for a Nuclear Waste Dump

Germany has been looking for a permanent storage site for its nuclear waste for over 30 years. The history of the Gorleben salt dome, a potential nuclear repository, is one full of deception and political maneuvering. And if opponents to the plans have their way, the search might even have to start again from scratch.
Von SPIEGEL Staff
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Photo Gallery: The Nuclear Option

Photo Gallery: The Nuclear Option
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Photo Gallery: The Nuclear Option

Photo Gallery: The Nuclear Option
Foto: Wolfgang_Weihs/ picture-alliance / dpa/dpaweb
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Photo Gallery: The Nuclear Option

Photo Gallery: The Nuclear Option
Foto: Wolfgang_Weihs/ picture-alliance / dpa/dpaweb
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Photo Gallery: The Nuclear Option

Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan
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