New Internationalist

Jacques Le Blanc

Issue 370

“I do not like this word ‘bomb'. It is not a bomb. It is a device which is exploding.”

Jacques Le Blanc, French ambassador to New Zealand/Aotearoa, responding to criticisms of his country's nuclear tests in the Pacific, October 1995.

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New Internationalist Magazine issue 370
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