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U.S., Russia Explore Deal to Store Nuclear Waste

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U.S., Russia Explore Deal to Store Nuclear Waste

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U.S., Russia Explore Deal to Store Nuclear Waste

U.S., Russia Explore Deal to Store Nuclear Waste

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The Bush administration says it is ready to begin formal negotiations with Russia over a civilian nuclear agreement. A potential deal would clear the way for Russia to import and store thousands of tons of spent nuclear fuel.

Guests:

David Sanger, New York Times White House correspondent

George Perkovich, vice president of the Carnegie Endowment

Henry Sokolski, executive director of the Nonproliferation Policy Education Center