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Sep 25, 2008
NNSA Co-sponsors Research Conference on Nuclear Detonation Detection with US Air Force Research Laboratory
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Sep 18, 2008
Bechtel Marine Propulsion Selected to Manage Bettis and Knolls (KAPL) Atomic Power Laboratories
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Sep 16, 2008
First Linton F. Brooks Medal for Public Service Awarded
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Sep 15, 2008
U.S. And Romania Agree to Equip Border Crossings To Help Prevent Nuclear Smuggling
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Sep 15, 2008
NNSA Renews International Nuclear Safeguards Cooperation With Australia for Another Decade
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Sep 10, 2008
NNSA Hosts National Security Summit At Y-12 National Security Complex
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Sep 9, 2008
NNSA Kicks Off Next Generation Safeguards Initiative
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Aug 25, 2008
NNSA Eliminates 100 Metric Tons Of Weapons-Grade Nuclear Material
Press Release
Aug 15, 2008
U.S. And Kyrgyzstan Cooperate To Prevent Smuggling Of Nuclear And Radioactive Material
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Aug 14, 2008
Williams To Head Livermore Site Office
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Aug 13, 2008
3 Million Square Feet of Aging Nuclear Weapons Buildings Torn Down
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Aug 4, 2008
U.S. Donates $50 Million for the IAEA International Nuclear Fuel Bank
Press Release
Aug 1, 2008

The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) today marked the one-year anniversary of the start of construction for the $4.8 billion Mixed Oxide (MOX) Fuel Fabrication Facility located near Aiken, South Carolina at the Savannah River Site.

Press Release
Jul 24, 2008
12 Metric Tons of Nuclear Weapons Material Removed From NNSA Sites This Year
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Jul 23, 2008
NNSA Welcomes Norway Contribution to Prevent Nuclear Terrorism
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Jul 17, 2008
All Highly Enriched Uranium Removed from Bulgaria
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Jul 3, 2008

Highly enriched uranium and plutonium returned under NNSA's Global Threat Reduction Initiative

Press Release
Jul 3, 2008
U.S. and Japan Agree to Secure Seaport Cargo
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Jul 2, 2008
NNSA Achieves Major Milestone In Project to Thwart Nuclear Smuggling in Kazakhstan
Press Release
Jun 27, 2008
NNSA Trains Southeast Asian Nations In Nuclear Safeguards
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Jun 26, 2008
NNSA Labs Will Play Prominent Role in U.S. National Security
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Jun 18, 2008
U.S. and Bulgaria Cooperate to Prevent Smuggling of Nuclear and Radioactive Material
Press Release
Jun 16, 2008
DOE/NNSA Cites Babcock & Wilcox Technical Services Y-12, LLC for Violations
Press Release
Jun 11, 2008
NNSA and Russian Customs Agency Mark Ten Years of Cooperation to Prevent the Illicit Trafficking of Dangerous Nuclear Material
Press Release
Jun 9, 2008
U.S. Department of Energy's New Supercomputer is Fastest in the World