Pak`s Hina Rabbani reviews security of nuke assets
Last Updated: Monday, March 12, 2012, 21:42
  
Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khan on Monday reviewed efforts to augment the security of the country's nuclear and radioactive materials and to further tighten export controls.

Khar chaired an inter-ministerial meeting in the Foreign Ministry that was briefed on the "deployment of Special Nuclear Material Portals" at key exit and entry points to "deter, detect and prevent illicit trafficking of nuclear and radioactive materials", said a brief statement from the Foreign Office.

The meeting was part of Pakistan's efforts to "augment the security of nuclear and radioactive materials and to further strengthen export controls", the statement said without giving details.

PTI


First Published: Monday, March 12, 2012, 21:42


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