What is bioterrorism?

Bioterrorism is the use of biological weapons as part of a terrorist campaign. Biological weapons provide a means for terrorists to cause widespread 'terror' in civilian populations. Luckily, biological weapons are relatively dificult to produce and disperse, hence why most terrorists resort to convention weapons.

In this website you will find anwsers to commonly questions regarding anthrax:

:: What anthrax is?

:: Who has access to anthrax?

:: How can Anthrax be dispersed?

:: What is the threat to the UK?

:: What measures can be taken to protect yourself?

For more information, feel free to contact the Authors:

:: Charlotte Potter

:: Babasola Popoola

:: Matthew Maguire

Author: Matthew Maguire | Updated: 23rd May 2003 at 13:07 HRS BST
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