Report: Terrorist attack on uranium plant — Damage forces closure of facility — Up to 50 people wounded: [...] a suicide bomber blew up an explosives-laden four-by-four at the Somair uranium mine and processing facility [...]
Areva said one person was killed [...] 14 others were wounded.
Labo said however that around 50 people were wounded at the mine, adding that almost all of the victims were security agents. [...]
At the mine, an employee told AFP that “a man in military uniform driving a four-by-four packed with explosives mixed in with the Somair workers and blew up his vehicle in front of the power station at the uranium treatment facility.” [...]
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2:00PM Water Cooler 7/19/2018 - By Lambert Strether of Corrente. Patient readers, I got wrapped around the axle on Obama’s Long Con. Much more in a bit. Here are a few snippets to get you...
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