U.S. hands over control of radiological detection program to Ministry of Internal Affairs (April 16)

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On April 16 Ambassador Norland and Mr. David Huizenga of the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration joined Prime Minister Garibashvili and the Ministers of Internal Affairs, Finance, and Environment at a ceremony to mark the close cooperation between the United States and Georgia on nuclear secIMG_7105urity issues.   At the event officials awarded top participants of MOIA training on radiological and nuclear security and detection and the U.S. Department of Energy formally handed over control of radiological detection equipment to the ministry.