At the nuclear security summit in Washington, D.C., the
leader of Egypt's delegation, Foreign Minister Ahmed Aboul
Gheit, talks about nuclear security, Iran, Israel, and growing
concerns about a new nuclear arms race in the Middle East.
With India's demand for electricity expected to more than
double by the year 2015, the country is attempting to increase
its reliance on nuclear energy. The NewsHour reports from
India on the country's growing nuclear industry.
Since 1945 when the United States detonated the world's
first atomic bomb, eight other nations have built nuclear
weapons and nearly two dozen others are suspected of seeking
nuclear technology. (Requires Flash)