National security is more than a flick of a switch

Lee, Andrew
August 2005
Engineer (00137758);8/8/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7681, p5
Comments on the challenges facing the security of public infrastructure for decades to come. Attractiveness of public infrastructure that bring large numbers of people together to people who bomb indiscriminately; Popularity of the developments in science and technology as possible means of protection; Admission of U.S. authorities on the importance of police patrols and random searches as the most effective response to a threat to their own mass transit systems.


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