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Two cooling towers are blown up at the disused Philippsburg nuclear power plant.
The United Arab Emirates has licensed the first nuclear power plant in the Arab world, Reuters reports.
A plant will be built in Abu Dhabi by Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO). It was meant to be operational by 2017, but has sufferd delays.
The UAE wants 6% of its electricity needs to be met by nuclear power by 2050.