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Terrorist threats involving Weapons of Mass Destruction

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What is the most practical (not necessarily the ideal) solution in eradicating or limiting terrorist threats involving Weapons of Mass Destruction?

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This solution discusses the most practical (not necessarily the ideal) solution in eradicating or limiting terrorist threats involving Weapons of Mass Destruction. References are provided.

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1. Is the health component adequately addressed in the planning for a WMD incident?
2.Do you believe that States and local governments, including local health care facilities, will receive sufficient funding to adequately plan and prepare for such an incident?

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