Nuclear mercenaries name their price

Charles, Dan
November 1991
New Scientist;11/16/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1795, p12
Reports that Soviet scientists made redundant by the end of the Cold War are indicating a willingness to earn a living by incinerating toxic chemicals and old nuclear reactors in underground nuclear blasts. Concern by some sectors that Soviet nuclear scientists may soon travel the world as nuclear mercenaries; Threat posed by the disintegration of the Soviet Union to the cause of nuclear non-proliferation.


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