Nuclear Terrorism: Assessing the Danger

@article{Salik2014NuclearTA,
  title={Nuclear Terrorism: Assessing the Danger},
  author={N. Salik},
  journal={Strategic Analysis},
  year={2014},
  volume={38},
  pages={173 - 184}
}
  • N. Salik
  • Published 2014
  • Political Science
  • Strategic Analysis
Abstract This article attempts to make a realistic assessment of the danger of nuclear terrorism. While acknowledging the catastrophic consequences of an act of terrorism employing either an improvised nuclear device or a violent attack against a nuclear installation causing spread of lethal radioactivity, it also highlights the complexity of the challenges likely to be confronted by any would-be nuclear terrorist. The article concludes that while there is no room for complacency, and concerted… Expand
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