Patrol smuggled a simulated nuclear weapon across the border
Terrorists are winning the race to acquire a nuclear weapon
Washington (AP- June
27) -- The government is losing the battle to keep the world's
most dangerous weapons away from the world's most dangerous terrorists,
largely because of a failure to monitor nuclear materials at
the source, former Sen. Sam Nunn said Monday.
"We are in a race between cooperation
and catastrophe, and the threat is outrunning our response,"
said Nunn, a former Armed Services chairman who now leads the
Nuclear Threat Initiative, a group that promotes nonproliferation