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06/20/2002

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Dirty Bomb Threat Is Real

Iran's Russian-built nuclear reactor will produce the radioactive waste needed to make ""dirty bombs.""

Just How Secure Is a Nuclear Waste Truck?

The U.S. Senate is in the process of deciding whether or not to move 77,000 tons of high-level nuclear waste from power plants nationwide to Yucca Mountain in Nevada.

Hungarian PM Admits to Spying Past

Hungarian Prime Minister Peter Medgyessy admitted Wednesday he was a communist secret service counterintelligence officer more than 20 years ago and proposed naming all politicians who had held such posts to avoid ""political blackmail.""

Another Bombing in Jerusalem

A suicide bomber emerged from a car and detonated explosives at a bus stop in northern Jerusalem on Wednesday evening, killing at least three people and injuring more than 35.

Lesin Would Like His Ministry Closed

Press Minister Mikhail Lesin said Wednesday that he would like to see his ministry disbanded by 2005 as part of an ambitious plan to reduce the government's role in the media and shift responsibility to the industry itself.

Fugitive Fish Swims Fancy Free

A frustrated hunt for a fugitive fish is going on in the heart of the city. Hundreds of fishermen have tried -- and failed -- to nab the 3 kilogram carp in Patriarshy Pond.

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