How to safeguard loose nukes

Kenneth Luongo and Kenneth Brill


photo credit: NNSA

Four years ago, President Barack Obama called preventing nuclear terrorism a top security priority. But even though he said in his State of the Union speech last week that Washington “would continue leading the global effort to secure nuclear materials that could fall into the wrong hands,” the United States is only marginally safer from that threat today than it was at the beginning of his first term.

Read more at The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists.