Press Releases

The Office of Public Affairs showcases NNSA’s latest news and current events for media outlets around the world.
Press Release
Jan 28, 2004
NNSA Delays Modern Pit Facility Environmental Impact Statement and Selection of a Preferred Location
Press Release
Jan 12, 2004
Secretary Abraham and Chairman of China Atomic Energy Authority Agree to Increase Cooperation in Non-proliferation and Security
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Dec 24, 2003
U.S. Nonproliferation Efforts Continue as Nuclear Material is Removed from Bulgaria
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Dec 19, 2003
Security Upgrades Completed in Russian Northern Fleet
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Dec 12, 2003
NNSA Dismantles Last Nuclear Artillery Shell
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Nov 6, 2003
New Partnership Announced Between Russian Software Company and American Utility Service Company at Partnerships for Prosperity and Security Exhibition
Press Release
Nov 3, 2003
NNSA Forms New Task to Address Nuclear and Radiological Threats
Press Release
Oct 28, 2003
From the Cold War to the War on Cancer
Press Release
Sep 23, 2003
NNSA to Appoint Senior Official to Oversee Sandia Security Improvements
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Sep 11, 2003
DOE/NNSA Cites Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory for Price Anderson Violation
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Aug 19, 2003
Energy Secretary Abraham Says Rocky Flats Weapons Complex Is Now Free Of Nuclear Weapons Usable Material
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Aug 13, 2003
US and Dutch Governments Launch Effort to Detect Terrorist Shipments of Nuclear Material
Press Release
Jul 30, 2003
Paul Longsworth Sworn in as NNSA Deputy Administrator for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation
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Jul 17, 2003
U.S. - Russia Agree To Open Doors To Closed Russian Nuclear Cities Allowing Shutdown Work To Begin on Russian Plutonium Production Reactors
Press Release
Jul 8, 2003
NNSA Announces Security Initiatives for Weapons Laboratories
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Jun 20, 2003
Kane Named as NNSA Associate Administrator for Management and Administration
Press Release
Jun 10, 2003
NNSA Cites BWXT Y-12 for Price-Anderson Violations
Press Release
Jun 9, 2003
NNSA Announces University Centers of Excellence
Press Release
Jun 3, 2003
National Ignition Facility Sets World Record for Laser Performance
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Jun 2, 2003
Modern Pit Facility Draft Environmental Impact Statement Issued
Press Release
May 30, 2003
NNSA to Investigate Security Management at Livermore
Press Release
May 27, 2003
Department of Energy Selects Washington Group, International & Raytheon Technical Services To Begin Work On Shutdown of Russian Plutonium Production Reactors
Press Release
May 20, 2003
Kenneth Rapuano Named New Deputy Under Secretary for Counterterrorism
Press Release
May 16, 2003
Brooks Sworn in as NNSA Administrator
Press Release
May 13, 2003
DOE Awards Grant to Sole Native American Community Reuse Organization