Paris carried out 193 nuclear tests in French Polynesia between 1966 and 1996 as part of its nuclear weapons development programme.
Overseas collectivity of France and its sole overseas country
French Polynesia is an overseas collectivity of France and its sole overseas country. It comprises 118 geographically dispersed islands and atolls stretching over more than 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) in the South Pacific Ocean. The total land area of French Polynesia is 4,167 square kilometres (1,609 sq mi).
French Polynesia media coverage
French President Emmanuel Macron continued his tour of French Polynesia on Tuesday with a visit to Manihi Island.He was garlanded..