CBRN

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A military abbreviation for agents—Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear—that may be used or to which military personnel may be exposed in non-conventional warfare
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The full 155-person Initial Response Force, comprising Marines trained in chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and high-yield explosion operations is deployed to Yokota, the report said.
The 91st successfully deployed a battalion (with 60 vehicles) and facilitated the movement of a brigade headquarters and support battalion (with 129 vehicles) from the 10th Sustainment Brigade, while simultaneously conducting law enforcement operations and carrying out chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and high-yield explosives consequence management response force responsibilities.
What could the EU do to ensure a coordinated European response to infectious diseases and other serious cross-border health threats, such as chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and environmental events?
They may be called upon to help with civil unrest and crowd control or to deal with potentially horrific scenarios such as massive poisoning and chaos in response to a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear or high-yield explosive, or CBRNE, attack," the Army Times reported.
The department is establishing task forces to respond to chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, high-yield explosive attacks or accidents.
This RAND research report addresses the provision of US Department of Defense medical assets to support civil authorities in the event of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and conventional high explosives attacks.
A NEW team of Army Guard Soldiers and Air Guard medical personnel, known a CERFP (for Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear or High-Yield Explosive-Enhanced Response-Force Package), recently demonstrated to a team of Army evaluators they're ready to respond to a potential chemical-agent attack by terrorists targeting a U.
Department of Justice, the program trained them to respond to chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and more traditional attacks.
Flannery is currently working for Battelle as a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, & explosive (CBRNE) medical specialist.
He is also a member of the Met's anti-terrorist branch, in the chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear command team, which was developed in response to the Tokyo Sarin gas attack.
Science and Technology: The plan moves parts of the National Laboratory programs under the department's control and entrusts it with developing countermeasures to chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and other emerging terrorist threats.
Technologies to monitor, detect, and characterize purposely concealed chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and high-explosive substances.
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