TITLE

Russia breathes life into `nuclear' monster

PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;2/29/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1810, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that Russia will take over the former Soviet Ministry of Atomic Power, Enginering and Industry. President Boris Yeltsin states that the successor ministry, Minatom, will take over buildings, structures and other assets of the former ministry that lie within Russia. Minatom will embrace both civilian and military applications of nuclear technology; By this transfer Yeltsin has prolonged the life of the nuclear monster of the former regime.
ACCESSION #
9203233825

 

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