nuclear material

  • World leaders gather for for a family photo at the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington  April 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Bourg  - RTSD721
    April 1, 2016  

    More than 50 world leaders met for the Nuclear Security Summit, which comes amid fears about terrorists acquiring destructive material, as well as North Korea’s growing pace of nuclear tests and missile launches. Chief foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Warner offers some background, while Hari Sreenivasan talks to Matthew Bunn of Harvard University about what was accomplished. Continue reading

  • November 17, 2006   BY  

    The Senate on Thursday approved a controversial bill allowing the United States to trade civil nuclear material with its one-time foe India, a victory for President Bush who hailed the plan as a major boost for trade with a key Asian ally. Continue reading