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U.S. concerned over Libya weapons reaching al Qaeda

ALGIERS (Reuters) – The United States has real concerns about weapons from Libya ending up in the hands of al Qaeda, the commander of the U.S. military’s Africa Command said on Wednesday. “There is a very real concern for all the regional partners, and the United States shares this concern,…

47 nations at US nuke summit agree to four years of non-proliferation efforts

A 47-nation summit in Washington agreed Tuesday to lock up the world’s most vulnerable nuclear materials within four years to prevent terrorists from setting off a global “catastrophe.” The unprecedented gathering met the challenge posed by President Barack Obama, who said the world was littered with poorly guarded fissile material…