Tag: HEU

GEORGIA: TBILISI BUSTS ENRICHED URANIUM SMUGGLERS

Eurasianet The Georgian government is charging an undisclosed number of individuals with criminal conduct in connection with a thwarted attempt to sell highly enriched uranium on the black market in Tbilisi.

Georgia Prevented Illicit HEU Sale, President Says

Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili said yesterday authorities in his nation last month seized weapon-grade uranium intended to be traded through the black market, the LondonĀ Guardian reported (seeĀ GSN, Feb. 27, 2009).