June 30, 2005

Terrorists Closing In on Nukes
Reason Enough to Seal the Border

American Border Patrol smuggled a simulated nuclear weapon across the border - three times.
Nunn: Terrorists are winning the race to acquire a nuclear weapon AP Internal Use Only
    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 issues.

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