The Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD) Office was established in December 2017 by consolidating primarily the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office, a majority of the Office of Health Affairs, as well as other DHS elements.
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The nation's success in preventing nuclear terrorism is a result of the close collaboration between the Department and its international, federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial partners.
- Nuclear Forensics Undergraduate Scholarship Program Sparks Enthusiasm, Commitment
- DNDO and Croatia Host International Partners at a Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism (GICNT) Nuclear Detection Workshop
- DHS and European Commission Kick-off Radiation Detection Tests in the United States
- DHS and the European Commission Team Up to Enhance International Nuclear Security
- DHS Radiological and Nuclear Detection Efforts Are off to the Races
- DHS Supports Exercise of Securing the Cities Program Designed to Detect Radiological and Nuclear Threats