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World’s Poorest Suffer From Radioactive Sickness as Areva Mines for Uranium

More than 60 percent of Niger’s population lives on less than $1 per day, and even more have no electricity.

Still, French company Areva keeps contaminating those residents and their environment while mining away for uranium—one of the few resources the world’s poorest country still has.

READ MORE on EcoWatch: http://ecowatch.com/2014/01/24/worlds-poorest-radioactive-areva-uranium/

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