BEYOND NUCLEAR PUBLICATIONS

Search
JOIN OUR NETWORK

     

     

DonateNow

 

 

« TRT World's The Newsmakers: 30 Years Since Chernobyl | Main | Belgium 'beefs up security' at nuclear plants »
Thursday
Mar312016

Nuclear Power Plants Are Pre-Deployed Weapons of Mass Destruction

We should close them all. Now.

So begins an article by investigative journalist Karl Grossman published at CommonDreams.

Karl, a Beyond Nuclear board member, reports on the March 31-April 1 Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, D.C. in light of the shocking revelations from Belgium that point to ISIS intentions to either acquire dirty bomb radioactive materials, or else attack nuclear power plants directly.

He cites the analysis by Bennett Ramberg, showing that the proposed spread of nuclear power throughout the volatile Middle East region is an invitation to disaster.

More.