Protecting Nuclear Materials in the Former U.S.S.R.
Participants talked about the safety and security at nuclear processing stations in Russia. They said that there was an urgent need to… read more
Participants talked about the safety and security at nuclear processing stations in Russia. They said that there was an urgent need to accelerate joint monitoring programs. Among their recommendations were further consolidation of nuclear materials, security upgrades at processing plants, increased cooperation between Russian and Western scientists, and further performance testing. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Oleg Bukharin Member Princeton University->Research Staff
- Matthew Bunn Assistant Director Harvard University->Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program
- Kenneth Luongo Lobbyist Union of Concerned Scientists->Arms Control and International Security
- Jon Wolfsthal Project Coordinator Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
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