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Veterans speak over compensation

A former servicemen from the Isle of Man who took part in British nuclear weapons tests more than 50 years ago has spoken about winning compensation.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/isle_of_man/7257201.stm

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Manx nuclear veterans compensated

Former servicemen from the Isle of Man who were exposed to radiation during nuclear tests in the South Pacific are to receive compensation.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/isle_of_man/7252845.stm

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Inquiry into N-test veterans case

A parliamentary inquiry has begun into British nuclear tests in the South Pacific in the 1950s, which veterans say led to genetic defects.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/7044768.stm

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Nuclear test veteran recalls fears

As a parliamentary inquiry hears evidence into the impact of Britain's nuclear testing programme in the South Pacific in the 1950s, one veteran of Christmas Island recalls his safety fears.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/7046846.stm

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Boost for N-test veterans' case

New research shows an apparent link between British nuclear tests in the South Pacific in the 1950s and genetic defects seen in veterans.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6654327.stm

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Pension for nuclear testing widow

A widow whose husband campaigned for a military pension has been granted his wish, three months after he died.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/staffordshire/6204709.stm

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Compensation for nuclear veteran

A veteran of Allied atomic bomb tests is the first British soldier to win compensation from the US government over Christmas Island nuclear testing.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/staffordshire/5213948.stm

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Veterans hoping for compensation

A former Royal Navy diver from Cornwall involved in nuclear tests during the 1950s is waiting to hear if he is entitled to compensation.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/cornwall/4313319.stm

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Solemn ceremony for test veterans

A service to commemorate the anniversary of the first British nuclear test is being held in Leeds on Sunday.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/west_yorkshire/3710214.stm

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I want nuclear test compensation

Veterans and civilians involved in the UK and US nuclear tests in the South Pacific in the 1950s and 1960s are considering legal action, after claiming the tests led to chronic ill-health.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/2118277.stm