MEP Godfrey Bloom hails Greenpeace ship attack
A Yorkshire MEP has been urged to resign after praising the French secret service for sinking the Greenpeace ship Rainbow Warrior in 1985.
The vessel was blown up in New Zealand en-route to a French nuclear testing site. One man died in the explosion.
UKIP MEP Godfrey Bloom was filmed at last year’s climate change summit in Copenhagen in front of the current Rainbow Warrior.
He says: “Well done the French for sinking one of these things.”
Martin Deane, of the Yorkshire & Humber Green Party, said: “I find his comments disturbing.
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I think this is sick as a Greenpeace photographer died in the attack