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China City Suspends Search for Nuclear Fuel Facility

A city in eastern China city on Wednesday suspended preliminary work on site selection for a nuclear fuel reprocessing facility following days of protests by area residents that underscored a growing willingness by the public to oppose projects seen as threatening lives and property. A one sentence notice posted Wednesday on the website of the Lianyungang city government offered no details on longer-term plans. The city government had earlier responded to the weekend demonstrations in...

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