CBRNE Consequence Management

Heyman, David
November 2009
Military Technology;2009, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p90
The article discusses the idea of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear or high-yield explosive (CBRNE) consequence management in the U.S. It cites that CBRNE consequence management has been an issue in the spread of transnational terrorism, the proliferation of nuclear weapons and advancement of biotechnology. It highlights the role of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for holistic risk abatement to CBRNE threats and the strategy of preventing nuclear attacks.


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