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1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the U.S. Miscellaneous Pacific Islands prior to re-designation as part of the U.S. Minor Outlying Islands. This was the code used in international transactions to and from bank accounts in the territory.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for the U.S. Miscellaneous Pacific Islands. This was used as an international standard for shipping to the U.S. Miscellaneous Pacific Islands.

In both cases, the code is obsolete.
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North Korea is believed to have exploded plutonium devices in its first two nuclear tests, in 2006 and 2009.
5 tons of plutonium in fiscal 2015 or later at 16-18 reactors.
And he further warns that "highly enriched uranium and plutonium are bombs just about to hatch.
It's quite extraordinary that they can lose this quantity of plutonium," he said.
The plutonium carriers may pass around 16 miles off the Cornish coast.
The experts are unanimous in saying that low-level radiation emitted by plutonium may cause more damage to human cells than previously believed.
The North Koreans expelled the international inspectors, broke the locks on the fuel rods, loaded them onto a truck, and drove them to a nearby reprocessing facility, to be converted into bomb-grade plutonium.
Rocky Flats nuclear facility became the Department of Energy's (DOE) golden child in July when the last of the weapons-grade plutonium stored there was shipped away ahead of schedule.
Livermore, CA -- Tri-Valley Communities Against a Radioactive Environment (CAREs) announced a significant victory May 17 in its efforts to keep plutonium in uncertified DT-22 canisters off US highways.
Much of the air, water, and soil around the Mayak complex contains radioactive isotopes from the plutonium reprocessing that still goes on there.
In an effort to permanently dispose of plutonium contaminated transuranic waste, the Department of Energy (DOE) is seeking effective methods to separate plutonium oxide from organic and metallic materials.
Horrified residents hit out after discovering that potentially lethal Plutonium 241 is being pumped into the Firth of Clyde.