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Greenpeace - a recently, between Krek and the Vietnamese...
a recently, between Krek and the Vietnamese firebase Alpha, TESTS TO BE CONDUCTED REFORE NUCLEAR EXPLOSION Protest Ship Heads For Amchitka Island VANCOUVER, B.C. (UP!) —.President NLxon appro\^ed to chartered : mineswecpei', dubbed G r e e n p e ace Too, steamed -toward; Amchitka Ls- and in the Aleutians Sunday m nuclear test :at Amchitka. jlacc of the Greenpeace One, which was caught in Vancouver when the fishing boat The former Canadian Navy minesweeper was chartered by groups protesting a 5 megaton underwater nuclear test by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC), tentatively scheduled a |for Nov. ". : The original boat had re- JUMREZ TRAFFIC JAM Auto O\vners In Protest JUAREZ, Mexico (AP> — A Massive traffic ;• jam paralyr.ed downtown Juarez for more than 30 minutes Saturday as automo- minutes to. unlangle the congestion. congestion. turned to Vancouver after repeater! delays of the controversial controversial .test. The protesters ear 'contamination by radiation or a tidal wave may be created 5y tho test. The Greenpeace flag — symbolizing the world movements movements of ecology and peace — flew prominently on Green- peace Too's mast-as the ship sailed on the 2,500-miIe .voyage to the Aleutian Islands. Financcrf By Donations The Greenpeace Too. fin houting, whooping,'. ; cheerin riends and relatives turned ;qut n the rain to welcome the crew members home. Smaller tie-ups were reported in other areas of the city. anced entirely by donations will cruise just outside th owners stalled their cars to! In Juarez "lone, said Juarez protest a recent government ruling ruling concerning mobiles. imported auto- radio and television executive 'edro Moneses Hoyos, about 60,. 60,. Tr.c protest was organized in response to a recent ruling by the Mexican Ministry of Treasury Treasury that import taxes on 1971-72 juftomobiles manufactured in three-mile territorial limit in symbolic protest: the crew wil use scientific equipment to tes K50 U.S. automobiles are circu-j, ating. Hoyos said about 15,000* of these arc 1971-72 models. : According to a recent survey by the Ministry of Treasury, there are 200,000 U.S. Manufactured for radiation. Lighted by a slight, red flares and halloween sparklers, the original protest vessel Greenpeace tied up at False The .Greenpeace had set sail or Amchitka Sept. 15 but decided to return to.Vancouver one month later because . of •epeated postponements of the :est. When the AEC announced t had received a go-ahead from President Nixon for the test the Greenpeace was caught of ;>asc and too far from Amchitka-to return. "We felt a little badly aboutj not having made it.all-the way to Amchitka," said Grecnpeacej One crew member Jim. Bohlen, but we're .on our way there right now. in Greenpeace Too. "Greenpeace not only exists, it's going to live forever, and it and front snow .. ic was out; the Creek dock Friday night as 200 in my life." was proved by being able to get Greenpeace Too together in about 24 hours. That's about the most fantastic thing I ever saw

Clipped from Lubbock Avalanche-Journal01 Nov 1971, MonPage 7

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (Lubbock, Texas)01 Nov 1971, MonPage 7
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