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A pledge to track uranium fades

Global fund falls billions of dollars shy of objective

By Bryan Bender
Globe Staff / July 17, 2006

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WASHINGTON -- Four years after the leaders of the world's eight largest economies vowed to raise $20 billion over 10 years to prevent terrorists from obtaining nuclear materials, only $3.5 billion has been donated -- and far less has been used to secure enriched uranium, the key ingredient of a nuclear weapon. (Full article: 1473 words)

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