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Chemical, Biological and Nuclear Threats of Terrorism

What is the current assessment of the potential threat for biological, chemical, or nuclear acts of domestic terrorism?

Threats against our national defence have become a focal point of country since the 9/11 attacks. In saying this we must maintain oversight of the many different venues that terrorist can attack our infrastructure. Below is a review of those threats.

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Since the 9/11 attacks, society has become more vigilant in their methods that they approach terroristic threats at large. Whether the threat comes from a foreign organization or is home grown here in the United States, law enforcement agencies have enacted anti-terrorism teams to combat terrorist threats. In saying this, federal law enforcement agencies have taken the lead in educating citizens and smaller law enforcement agencies (local and state) on possible threats and hazards associated with terrorist organizations. In saying this, one of the biggest threats in regards to our national defense is against biological, chemical, and nuclear acts of terrorism against the United States.

Even though 9/11 brought terrorism to the forefront of many government agencies, the act of violence through the use of CBRN has been around for ages. From the Germans using it in World War II ...

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Threats against our national defense have become a focal point of country since the 9/11 attacks. In saying this we must maintain oversight of the many different venues that terrorist can attack our infrastructure. Below is a review of those threats.

Over 500 word essay with reference.

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