By U.S. Government,U.S. Military,National Defense University (NDU)
We be aware of that not less than 9 nations help offensive terrorism courses, and that Al Qaeda—Osama bin Laden's overseas terrorist organization—has been dedicated to constructing and deploying guns of mass destruction opposed to U.S. pursuits. And the prospect that the new anthrax assaults have been perpetrated by way of a household terrorist with entry to a Federal executive, educational, or deepest laboratory that possessed anthrax for valid medical purposes has introduced worry to the doorsteps of just about each domestic, company, and public establishment within the country.
We are actually additionally dealing with as much as a much less publicized, yet most likely devastating threat—terrorism directed opposed to the Nation's nutrients and agricultural infrastructure. As this paper elucidates, American farms, nutrition, and agriculture platforms are highly susceptible to planned disruption by way of adversarial pursuits cause on undermining self assurance in nutrition offers or wreaking havoc at the agricultural region of the yank economic system, which bills for one-sixth of our gross family product.
Because of its breadth, range, and remarkable luck, U.S. agriculture is an inviting aim for terrorists. not just are nutrition provides important for feeding our personal inhabitants and others around the globe, and demanding for the Nation's financial overall healthiness, yet American agriculture is a shiny instance of the functions of contemporary medical farming. Intelligence stories point out variety of international locations have energetic examine courses that may produce organic brokers to threaten plants and livestock.
Naturally taking place outbreaks of ailments sign the devastation that may outcome from a delicately choreographed intentional liberate. therefore the hot Foot and mouth sickness epidemics in Taiwan and nice Britain, or hog cholera within the Netherlands, or the an infection of Florida citrus timber with citrus canker, aptly reveal the vulnerability of residing pursuits to organic pathogens and the industrial chaos which could end result from an outbreak—intentional or otherwise.
Chapter One * Bioterrorism, Biowarfare, and nationwide protection * bankruptcy * An rising risk to foodstuff safeguard * bankruptcy 3 * Countering the danger * bankruptcy 4 * techniques and end * Appendix A * Framework for nationwide Coordination for safety, severe Infrastructure, and Counterterrorism * Appendix B * High-Priority learn wishes * Appendix C * Federal enterprises with Counterterrorism tasks * Appendix D * Key Federal courses and services to wrestle Bioterrorism * Appendix E * chosen Agricultural and Environmental agencies * Appendix F * Acronyms * Endnotes * References
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