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Study: Decade After 9/11, U.S. Nuclear Reactors Still Vulnerable To Terrorist Attack

There are 3 comments on the The Hartford Courant story from Aug 15, 2013, titled Study: Decade After 9/11, U.S. Nuclear Reactors Still Vulnerable To Terrorist Attack. In it, The Hartford Courant reports that:

A report released Thursday warns that U.S. commercial and research nuclear facilities are inadequately prepared for terrorist threats, including thefts of enriched nuclear fuel and sabotages intended to cause a reactor meltdown.

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Upton, NY

#1 Aug 16, 2013
Kuperman has degrees in political science,international relations and international economics. He has worked as a professor for such degree programs or worked for politicians. Well of course he is qualified to determine and identify that all the reactors (both commercial and research)none of which he actually visited are not secure from terrorist attack! PLEASE!!!!

Manchester, GA

#2 Aug 18, 2013
And Big oil still killing people by the dozens.

Manchester, GA

#3 Aug 18, 2013
Also, for some reason te-horrorists keep attacking schools, hospitals, and law enforcement installations,not the so vulnerable nuclear power plants across the Globe. Go figure.

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