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Residents of Chinese City Protest Possible Nuclear Plans

Residents of a city in eastern China have protested for a third day against possible plans to build a nuclear fuel reprocessing center, a protester and a city employee said Tuesday, as police announced a ban on public gatherings. The protests in Lianyungang, north of Shanghai, reflect public unease about the safety of China's state-owned nuclear industry and growing willingness to oppose nuclear, chemical and other industrial projects.   The city government responded to the...

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