U.S. agent tackled Chinese official over nuclear football: report

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NY Daily News—Now that's a nuclear tackle.

Chinese Official Tackled By US Secret Service Agent In Nuclear Football Scuffle. A Chinese security official was tackled by a US Secret Service agent in an incident involving the U.S. "nuclear football" during President Donald Trump's visit to Beijing last year, according to a Sunday report by Axios. The "football" or "president's emergency satchel" is an 45-lb aluminum-framed Zero Halliburton briefcase inside a black leather "jacket," in which a plastic card with the nuclear launch codes called the "nuclear biscuit" can be found. It also contains the procedures for the...