biological attack


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Noun1.biological attack - the use of bacteria or viruses or toxins to destroy men and animals or foodbiological attack - the use of bacteria or viruses or toxins to destroy men and animals or food
war, warfare - the waging of armed conflict against an enemy; "thousands of people were killed in the war"
bacteriological warfare, germ warfare - the use of harmful bacteria as a weapon
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The commission gave the government an "F" grade for failing to develop the capability to effectively counter a biological attack.
"A revolution in biotechnology continues, expanding potentially dangerous dual-use capabilities across the globe." The commission gave the government an "F" grade for failing to develop the capability to effectively counter a biological attack.
Obama offered no further details but the White House issued a statement saying government officials would "re-design" medical contingency plans to ensure the speedy delivery of drugs in the case of a major biological attack or the spread of infectious disease.
Israel to Conduct Military Exercises to in Readiness for a Biological Attack Israel will start its maneuvers next week for combating a possible biological weapons attack, the Lebanese daily AL MUSTAQBAL quoted the Israeli daily Haaretz as saying on Wednesday.

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