Alexander Bortnikov, the chief of the FSB, the main successor to the Soviet-era KGB, gave no further details about the attempts or which groups had sought the materials.Why would this be blurted out of the clear blue, in a three paragraph report without details? Right now? It almost sounds as if they are trying to get out ahead of something.
"We have information which indicates that terrorists are continuing to attempt to get access to nuclear materials (and) biological and chemical components," he was quoted as saying by Interfax.
Wednesday, June 02, 2010
I don't use the term often, but I think WTF might apply to this: