Missing nuclear material may pose attack threat: IAEA

http://www.legitgov.org/Missing-nuclear-material-may-pose-attack-threat-IAEA

ShareThisMissing nuclear material may pose attack threat: IAEA 28 Jun 2013 Nuclear and radioactive materials are still going missing and the information the United Nations atomic agency receives about such incidents may be the tip of the iceberg, said a senior U.N. official. Any loss or theft of highly enriched uranium, plutonium or different types of radioactive sources is potentially serious as al Qaeda[al-CIAduh]-style militants could try to use them to make a crude nuclear device or a so-called dirty bomb, experts say.

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