chemical warfare

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warfare using chemical agents to kill or injure or incapacitate the enemy

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As the possibility of a major chemical war grew, so too did the public outrage at the use of CW, which spawned a number of attempts to ban them, including the initial Geneva Protocol of 1928 and most recently, the 1992 international Convention Prohibition of the Development, Production, Stockpiling and Use of Chemical Weapons and on Their Destruction.
THE Ministry of Defence paid out a record pounds 67m in compensation last year - on settlements ranging from chemical war vets to disturbed beehives.
And he claimed the service would be unable to cope in the event of a major incident, such as a terror attack, nuclear or chemical war, or natural disaster.
Just as those materials are good at preventing oxygen from reaching food, other nanocomposites are effective at preventing the permeation of chemical war agents through materials and films," said Michael Sennett, a research chemist at the center.
Tory Bob Spink's outburst yesterday came amid Commons exchanges on fresh allegations that soldiers were sent into a possible biological and chemical war zone in Iraq without enough proper equipment.
Fresh claims that British soldiers were sent into a possible biological and chemical war zone in Iraq without enough proper equipment emerged today.
He said his soldiers were sent into a possible biological and chemical war zone in Iraq without enough proper equipment.
This is a chemical war, and more Native people are dying in this war today than there were dying in WWII," she said.
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