Greenpeace activist French skipper Eugene Riguidel leaves the Cherbourg marine weapons base.
Greenpeace activist French skipper Eugene Riguidel leaves the Cherbourg marine weapons base after been set free in France October 4, 2004. Three members of Greenpeace was arrested yesterday after being caught in a restricted zone during a demonstration against the arrival in Cherbourg of two ships, the Pacific Teal and the Pacific Pintail, transporting 140 kg of weapons-grade plutomium. The nuclear waste will be conditioned here before being transported from this Northwestern French port some 1200 kms by road to a plutonium fuel fabrication facility in Cadarache, Southern France. REUTERS/Victor Tonelli JNA/ACM