TITLE

Be Prepared

PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;11/11/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 20, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the warning issued by U.S. Central Intelligence Agency director George Tenet for possible terrorist attack on the country in November 2002. Failure of the warning to increase homeland security; Role of the administration of President George W. Bush in the deficient first-response capabilities to terrorist attacks by state and local governments; Amount of federal assistance needed to prepare the country's hospitals for casualties that may arise from a nuclear, biological or chemical attack.
ACCESSION #
7711781

 

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