There are at least (!) three relevant texts in international law : Article 35 of the Protocol I additional to the Geneva Conventions of 1949, which says that It is prohibited to employ weapons, projectiles and material and methods of warfare of a nature to cause superfluous injury or unnecessary suffering. 2. Articles 51 and … Continue reading Why are “depleted” uranium weapons illegal ?
[English below] Le manuel des munitions de la revue spécialisée de défense Jane’s reconnaissait que des armes à « plutonium appauvri » sont déjà produites et utilisées. Bien sûr par « plutonium appauvri » il ne faut pas comprendre « plutonium isotope 238 » – ses caractéristiques techniques le rendent impropre à cet usage, en dépit de son inflammabilité encore plus … Continue reading Des balles anti-char au plutonium / Plutonium-based anti-tank bullets
[Français plus bas] The Russian nuclear test on Nov. 14, 2014, has not created any EMP because it happened during a period of strong solar activity. Nuclear detonations do not create a strong EMP when they happen during daytime, or on periods of strong solar activity, and 2014 was a period of very strong solar … Continue reading A nuclear test without EMP / un test nucléaire sans impulsion électromagnétique
[Français plus bas] The Russian government organised a missile defence extended conference in Yekaterinburg with the Collective Security Treaty Organisation, its “own NATO”, just 3 days after what I say is an extra atmospheric nuclear test (on Nov 14, 2014, close to Yekaterinburg, near the Russian closed city of Sverdlovsk-45 which houses a significant manufacture … Continue reading Confirmation of the Russian nuclear test / confirmation du test nucléaire russe
[Français plus bas] Russia carried out a space nuclear test above its territory on November 14, 2014, and managed to keep it secret. Nevertheless the test was filmed by neighbouring people, and the explosion took place near Russia’s biggest nuclear warhead factory… The flash of light (video 1, video 2) of November 14, 2014, in … Continue reading The flash light in Siberia, Nov 14, 2014 : a nuclear test in space // Le flash en Sibérie du 14/11/2014, un test nucléaire dans l’espace
[Français plus bas] A Muslim who follows Islamic State accounts on Twitter and claims his attachment to the Sharia’h made a tweet to explain that he was radicalized “by looking at babies malformed from US depleted uranium bombings in Iraq”. Such honesty is very impressive. For a good gallery (some are really really really hard … Continue reading Muslims radicalized because of “depleted” uranium weapons / Les Musulmans radicalisés à cause des armes à uranium “appauvri”
[Français plus bas] The US administration and the US congress have approved in May, in the background of the negotiations with Iran, an arms sale of 1,9 bn $ for Israel, which means 1,9 bn $ of “depleted” uranium ammunition. The sale included 3,000 Hellfire precision missiles, 250 AIM-120C advanced medium-range air-to-air missiles, 4,100 GBU-39 … Continue reading 1.9 bn $ of depleted uranium for Israel, courtesy of the US // Une livraison d’armes à l’uranium “appauvri” américaines de 1,9 milliard de dollars pour Israel