DHS worries about "Earth Shattering" Events

Feb 12, 2008 (WTOP RADIO) — /SNIP/ [Chertoff:] “But in the longer run, in terms of something that would really be earth-shattering, the kinds of things I’m worried about are a nuclear or a dirty bomb attack or a nuclear or biological attack. Now I don’t believe that the capability to do that is around the corner.” /SNIP/ [DNI McConnell:] “One of the things we’ve become concerned about lately is the possibility of Europe becoming a platform for a threat against the United States,” Chertoff told the British Broadcasting Company in mid-January. Full Report