Smithsonian Security: Staff Shortages Threaten Priceless Treasures

Smithsonian staff shortages are threatening the safety of priceless treasures and putting people at risk, security officers told The Washington Post.

Their comments came after an unidentified man gained entry Monday to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, which was supposed to have been closed.

The man came in through an exit-only door and bypassed screening procedures.

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