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A Roadmap for Overcoming the Flaws in the U.S. Government Efforts to Improve Global Supply System Security

Topics: Homeland Security Theory Policy and Practice, Supply Chain, Terrorism, Transportation, Critical Infrastructure Theory, Policy and Practice,

In this testimony before the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Subcommittee, Dr. Flynn details the ramifications of a dirty bomb attack on American ports, which in turn would negatively affect the global supply chain. Dr. Flynn emphasizes the value in developing a more thorough screening process for international cargo, and strengthening the relationship between international and national security agencies, and private partners such as port terminal operators.

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