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World Leaders Gather in Washington DC

April 12, 2010

World Leaders Gather in Washington DC 

The cherry blossom-crazed tourists have left town, so world leaders can safely meet here in Washington for a Nuclear Security Summit, held in conjunction with DC’s annual Bollard Festival of Security Theater. Subway stations and streets are closed. Police, armed forces, and security agencies are on full alert.  Local residents are protected from dangerous foreign leaders by cage-like barriers and security personnel with automatic weapons.

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