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    Chemical Agents in Warfare

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    What makes chemical agents a poor choice for a terrorist attack?

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    One of the most terrifying attacks that any society can imagine is that of chemical warfare. Used by many dictators over the decades to strike fear in the hearts of their citizens, chemical warfare deterrence is one of the biggest focal points of Homeland Security in order to maintain our national defense. Though feared by many, terrorist organizations often choose this as a method of weaponry. Below we'll discuss what makes ...

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    This 265 word solution provides a description of chemical attacks in the context of warfare as well as in terms of use in modern terrorist organizations and answers why they are a poor method of attack for a terrorist organization to use.