How the U.S. betrayed the Marshall Islands, kindling the next nuclear disaster

Five thousand miles from Los Angeles, the U.S. turned the white-sand beaches of the Marshall Islands into testing grounds for some of the most powerful and destructive weapons ever designed — and buried the radioactive waste in a concrete dome. As sea levels rise, the crumbling dome is at risk of leaking its contents into the waters around the islands.

    How the U.S. betrayed the Marshall Islands, kindling the next nuclear disaster

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