Turkey detects nuclear material trafficking turkish police have identified two main smuggling routes into turkey that were used between 1993 and 1999. Us and iraqi authorities have jointly ramped up their efforts to prevent terrorists from acquiring nuclear and radioactive materials as concerns mount that islamic. Ostigov book: intelligence briefing on smuggling of nuclear material and the role of international crime organizations, and on the proliferation of cruise and. Nuclear smuggling shows terrorist wmd threat terrorist wmd threat persists: state department the smuggling of radioactive and nuclear material.
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