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Corralling loose nukes

Corralling loose nukes

Last month's attacks on an airport and train station in Brussels and the bombing of a city park in Lahore, Pakistan, were cruel reminders of the indifference with which terrorists regard human life. That is why President Barack Obama was right to keep up the pressure on world leaders meeting in Washington last week to do everything possible to prevent a nuclear weapon from falling into terrorists' hands. "It would change our world," he said in addressing the fourth such gathering he has attended since 2010. Yet the difficulty Mr. Obama faces was underscored by the necessity of his response to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's loose talk about encouraging the...

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