Specter of nuclear terrorism draws world leaders to Washington for summit

WASHINGTON – Last year, when an active black market for radioactive materials was uncovered in Moldova, Western governments publicly confirmed long-held private fears: Extremists not only have the capability to weaponize nuclear material, they have the ability to acquire that material.

This challenge is the focus of a summit to take place on Thursday and Friday in Washington, where US President Barack Obama is hosting more than 50 global leaders to discuss the threat.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Specter-of-nuclear-terrorism-draws-world-leaders-to-Washington-for-summit-449812

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