Beyond Blue Canaries

Number 18007
Subject Terrorism
Source National Journal
State DC
Year 2001
Publication Date March 10
Summary The National Journal analyses the nation's preparedness in dealing with potential terrorist threats at the local level. "The federal government has spent the past five years in a race to help local governments prepare for a chemical attack by terrorists," the Journal reported. After the sarin gas attack in Tokoyo and the Oklahoma City bombing, preparedness has become a growing concern as chermical weapons become easier to produce.
Category General
Pages 6
Keywords civil defese;hazardous materials;chemical terrorism;Federal Emergency Management Agency;hazmat
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