Radiological Dispersal Devices. Assessing the Transnational Threat
NATIONAL DEFENSE UNIV WASHINGTON DC INST FOR NATIONAL STRATEGIC STUDIES
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The Defense Science Board Summer Study report recognizes a new and ominous trend transnational threat with a proclivity towards much greater levels of violence. The report states that transnational groups have both access to, as well as the motivation to use, weapons of mass destruction WMD. Military and civil defense planners are increasingly concerned about possible state and non-state use of radiological dispersal devices RDD against U.S. forces and population centers abroad and at home.
- Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare