Sweden blocks Lithuanian OSCE resolution criticising Belarus’ nuke plant

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A general view of the construction site of the Belarusian nuclear power plant near the town of Ostrovets, some 180 kilometres from Minsk, Belarus, April 19, 2016.

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A resolution by Lithuanian parliamentarians criticising the construction of Belarus’ nuclear power plant in Astravyets was reportedly blocked at the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly (PA OSCE) on July 5, according to LETA/BNS, cited by the Baltic Course.

Lithuanian’s Parliament has declared that the Astravyets nuclear power plant poses a threat to Lithuania national security, environment and citizen health, Lithuanian’s Energy Ministry tweete...


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