German man arrested for "arranging the supply of nuclear arms equipment to a foreign state":
A German has been arrested on suspicion of arranging the supply of nuclear arms equipment to a foreign state, federal prosecutors said. They did not identify the state.
Prosecutors said the man, identified only as Helmut R., was detained in the southwestern state of Baden-Wuerttemberg and released on bail. He is suspected of brokering a deal in January 2003 for the supply of equipment used for handling spent fuel rods and separating plutonium.