Russian nuclear waste in the sea


Polar bear in the Arctic

A very fragile environment

Murmansk

Image via Wikipedia

While Russia accelerates its agreement with China to build floating nuclear energy production plants, and just signed an important agreement with Norway about exploiting Arctic natural resources, it has a lot of skeletons in its closet.

The country has still not cleaned up the millions of cubic-meters of nuclear waste and old warships just left behind in the sad coastal graveyards in the now desert environment of the northern Murmansk area.

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