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Obama: ISIS plotting nuclear attacks on the West

Obama addresses the nation, December 6, 2015
Obama addresses the nation, December 6, 2015
Reuters


World leaders gathered on Friday in Washington for the Nuclear Security Summit to discuss the growing threat of nuclear terrorism.

Noting the chilling possibility of a nuclear attack, US President Barack Obama remarked that Islamic State terrorists have already made use of weapons of mass destruction in the Middle East, and that there is evidence ISIS has made efforts to acquire nuclear material.

"ISIL has already used chemical weapons,” Obama said. “[T]here is no doubt if these madmen ever got their hands on a bomb or nuclear material they would use it to kill as many as possible".

"It would change our world. We cannot be complacent. We have to build on our progress.” READ MORE