TITLE

Nuclear mafia

AUTHOR(S)
Trimble, Jeff
PUB. DATE
June 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/6/94, Vol. 116 Issue 22, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses concern that Russian organized-crime members have already attained or will attain the capacity to steal nuclear weapons. Comment by FBI Director Louis Freeh; Fear that the Russian mafia, which operates virtually unchecked inside the former Soviet Union, is expanding abroad; Potential profit in Russia's still potent nuclear arsenal; Attempts to steal radioactive materials.
ACCESSION #
9406017514

 

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