To The memoryof survivors of nuclearTesTing in The Pacific
Between 1966 and 1996, France detonated193 atomic bombs on Moruroa and Fanga-taufa Atolls.
The land and people of French Polynesia’s
ve archipelagos – symbolised by these vestones placed on a tradional
– facedsignicant upheaval, as the nuclear testswere imposed on them.Hiroshima, Nagasaki, Bikini, Enewetak,Montebello, Emu Field, Maralinga, Malden,Kirima, Johnston, Moruroa, Fangataufa –the many locaons around the Pacic chosenas nuclear test sites by the United States, theUnited Kingdom and France. The thousandsof former test-site workers and the peoplesof the Pacic live with the memory of theseweapons, which today sll connue to aecttheir health and environment.This Memorial Site was inaugurated duringthe Presidenal term of Mr. Oscar ManutahiTemaru, on 2
of July 2006, the foreth anni-versary of the rst nuclear test on MoruroaAtoll.
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a site of memory nd culture
Place du 2 juillet 1966
2012© Délégaon pour le suivi des conséquences des essais nucléaires > email@example.com Moruroa e tatou > firstname.lastname@example.org + www.moruroaetatou.com