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Cold War Gear Retread for Terror Threat

The Washington Post reports that DC area firemen are being issued Cold War era geiger counters and other radiation detection gear to equip them to face a possible 'dirty bomb' terrorist threat.

Read David A. Fahrenthold's story from the Saturday, 8/17/02 edition.

POSTED BY: Ken Sitz on Aug 28, 02 | 8:14 pm

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