What year was the Rainbow Warrior bombed?
The Rainbow Warrior was bombed in July 1985.
On 22 September 1985, Prime Minister of France Laurent Fabius admitted that the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior had been carried out by 2 secret agents belonging to the French foreign intelligence agency, DGSC, or Directorate-General for External Security. This was despite a major cover-up operation in which the French Government initially denied its involvement.
In 1992, Jeff Gordon signed a contract with Rick Hendrick, and becomes a fulltime driver for Hendrick Motorsports. With him and his crew dressed in their bright rainbow colored uniforms, along with his new multi-colored #24 Chevrolet, they are quickly nicknamed the "Rainbow Warriors" because of their brightly-colored uniforms. Other Unrelated Notes: There is a song by CocoRosie called Rainbow Warriors, which is probably where they adopted the name. The Rainbow Warrior was a Greenpeace…
Greenpeace were planning on sending another group of five boats over to Mururoa Atoll (French territory), ncluding the Rainbow Warrior. This protest would create bad media attention for France and so their government, particularily the DGSE (like the Frenc FBI) authorised 13 agents to sink the Rainbow warrior.
What are the ratings and certificates for He-Man and the Masters of the Universe - 1983 The Rainbow Warrior 2-20?
Answer France objected to the anti-nuclear protests. Further information: The Greenpeace flagship, the 'Rainbow Warrior' arrived in New Zealand in July 1985 in preparation for leading a flotilla of boats to Mururoa Atoll in the Pacific Ocean to protest against French nuclear tests on the atoll. Just before midnight on 10 July 1985, underwater charges which had been placed by frogmen on the hull of the Rainbow Warrior, exploded, sinking the vessel while it was…