It was nerve-wrecking for the organizing committees: Their 90 km human chain protest against Tihange and Doel requires strict safety and security measures which would cost a lot of money they didn’t have. They hoped for the authorities to come through and pick up the bill, or at least meet them halfway. This however wasn’t the case. They met with NO instead of MAYBE or POSSIBLY. Social Media buzzed with messages and posts that despite for the lack of financial support from municipalities and the province of Limburg, the protest would still happen, no matter what!
And then finally, the newspapers reported that the costs of security would be covered by six municipalities and the province. You can still register for June 25 and be part of this strong message to STOP these dangerous nuclear activities. Especially since 70 new cracks have been discovered: