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French anti-nuclear activists protest, on May 6 in Penmarch, western... News PhotoAnti-nuclear Demonstration,Brittany,Campaigner,Day,Demonstration,Failure,Finistere,France,French Culture,Horizontal,Military,Missile,PoliticsPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench anti-nuclear activists protest, on May 6, 2013, in Penmarch, western France, a day after a French test of an M51 submarine-launched ballistic missile failed as it self-destructed off the coast of Brittany. The missile was test fired, without a nuclear warhead, from the Vigilant -- a strategic nuclear submarine -- from the Bay of Audierne and had been due to go down in the isolated north Atlantic. The board reads : 'In the Ile longue, France violates the nuclear non-proliferation treaty'. L'Ile longue is a French strategic nuclear submarines base. AFP PHOTO FRED TANNEAU (Photo credit should read FRED TANNEAU/AFP/Getty Images)