nuclear security

nuclear security

in the context of nuclear decommissioning, means the security of nuclear installations and nuclear sites, hazardous material, apparatus and software used or stored in or on a nuclear installation or nuclear site, apparatus and software used in connection with the treatment, storage, transportation or disposal of hazardous material and sensitive nuclear information.
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Gordon-Hagerty was sworn in today by Secretary Rick Perry as the Department of Energys Under Secretary for Nuclear Security and Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA).
VIENNA, Feb 16 (KUNA) -- The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Government of Japan signed an agreement today aimed at enhancing nuclear security measures for the summer Olympic Games and Paralympic Games in Tokyo in 2020.
It was also admitted that the National Command Authority (NCA) of Pakistan has an excellent command and control function, and Pakistan has substantially strengthened its nuclear security in the past two decades.
QNA Doha THE State of Qatar stated that the full and comprehensive implementation of the country's commitments in the area of non-proliferation and nuclear disarmament helps in enhancing nuclear security across the world, expressing appreciation for the central role of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
Political scholars and government officials explore technical and political dimensions of the shift in international thinking from nuclear safety to nuclear security as the risk of nuclear terrorism has joined the problem of nuclear proliferation.
The United Arab Emirates has undertaken "strong and sustainable" nuclear security activities, an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts has concluded.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's recent proposals at the Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) demonstrate China's resolve against nuclear terrorism and will boost world confidence in nuclear energy development, experts said
Pakistan is strongly committed to the objective of nuclear security and has been proactively engaged with the international community to promote nuclear safety and security.
The fourth and final Nuclear Security Summit was held in Washington D.
A series of Nuclear Security Summits since President Barack Obama took office in 2009 have raised global awareness and tightened security of the world's stockpiles of highly enriched uranium and plutonium.
Being a responsible nuclear state, Pakistan has evolved effective nuclear security architecture over the years and has developed substantial capacity for nuclear security training.
The Philippines has won the prestigious Atoms for Peace Award at this year's Nuclear Security Summit for its contribution to nuclear security and global leadership in removing highly enriched uranium from its territory.

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