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US, Russia to dispose of tonnes of weapon-grade plutonium


January 25th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 25 (IANS) The US and Russia will dispose 34 tonnes of excess weapon-grade plutonium each that is enough material for approximately 17,000 nuclear weapons, RIA Novosti quoted a ... Read more...

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U.S.-Russia sign the 2000 Plutonium Management and Disposition Agreement


April 14th, 2010 - 2:04 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov signed on Tuesday the 2000 Plutonium Management and Disposition Agreement.The protocol signed on Tuesday, marks ... Read more...

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