Jerome M. Hauer

Articles by Jerome M. Hauer

4 July 2017

The United States is not prepared to deal with an attack by a terrorist group using an improvised nuclear device, the author says. It should get prepared, because the risk is real even if the probability is low, and doing so could save a great many lives.

7 October 2016
Americas

Preparing the country for nuclear terrorism

Jerome M. Hauer

The presidential candidates must do more than accept the possibility of a terrorist attack with an improvised nuclear device. They need to plan an effective response that reduces the mass morbidity and mortality such an attack inevitably will cause.