Gerstein, DanieI M.
April 2010
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;2010 2nd Quarter, Issue 57, p78
The article provides a framework for understanding the potential for a biological warfare (BW) attack by a terrorist or terrorist organization. Biological warfare is defined as an intentional use of microbes to cause disease in targeted areas. It also highlights several factors that constitute the development and deployment of an effective biological weapon, including the agent or pathogen, deployment method and meteorological and terrain conditions.


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