Andy Hoffman

Mining Reporter, Globe and Mail

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Mining reporter for the Globe and Mail in Toronto, Canada

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He may not have had weapons of mass destruction, but Saddam Hussein did accumulate 550 tons of so-called "yellowcake," uranium that requires enrichment to fuel a nuclear bomb.

How Did Iraq's Uranium End Up in Canada?

He may not have had weapons of mass destruction, but Saddam Hussein did accumulate 550 tons of so-called "yellowcake," uranium that requires enrichment to fuel a nuclear bomb.

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