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Lessons learned from Desert Storm regarding chemical and biological weapons preparedness

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Veterans" Affairs.

Lessons learned from Desert Storm regarding chemical and biological weapons preparedness

hearing before the Committee on Veterans" Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifth Congress, second session, March 17, 1998.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Veterans" Affairs.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Chemical weapons -- Safety measures.,
    • Biological weapons -- Safety measures.,
    • Chemical warfare.,
    • Biological warfare.,
    • Persian Gulf War, 1991 -- Health aspects -- United States.,
    • Biological Warfare.,
    • Chemical Warfare.,
    • Military Medicine -- United States.,
    • Safety Management.,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Medical care.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 105-1072
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .V4 1998b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3992500M
      ISBN 100160649374
      LC Control Number2001330372
      OCLC/WorldCa46452307

      Information on nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons is readily available on the Internet and in many how-to books. There is increasing evidence of illegal trafficking in nuclear materials. In addition, a number of countries hostile to the U.S. are known to be developing WMD capabilities, and some of them are known to support terrorist groups. extensive employment of more sophisticated weapons based on advanced electronic technologies, first showcased in Desert storm, have become the hallmark of American military operations and the standard that other nations strive to meet. This pamphlet, prepared by the Center’s Chief Historian, Dr. Richard Stewart, is based primarily on two works.

      Online shopping for Operation Desert Storm from a great selection at Books Store. Desert storm SCUD attacks 1. In , during the United States-led Desert Storm operation, 39 Iraqi SCUD missiles landed in Israel. These attacks caused over casualties. One half of the casualties were diagnosed with acute psychologic reactions or acute anxiety.

        Operation Desert Storm Was Not Won By Smart Weaponry Alone Despite the “science fiction”-like technology deployed, 90 percent of ammunitions used in Desert Storm were actually “dumb weapons”Author: Jackie Mansky. Desert Storm did involve the United States by jeopardizing our oil supply from the Middle East. The military was also prepared and ready to fight during Desert Storm where as in Vietnam the draft was introduced due to the lack of volunteer soldiers. The military strategies used .


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