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Ww1 Chemical Weapons

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The modern use of chemical weapons has been used since World War I. By using poisonous gas to inflict suffering and significant casualties. For example, chlorine, phosgene, and mustard gas were used to inflict burns on the skin or as a choking agent. Since the time of World War I, chemical weapons have impacted more than a million deaths. But, there are weapons of mass destruction in place used by terrorists. Weapons of mass destruction include Nuclear, biological, radiological, and explosives. One weapon of mass destruction can destroy a whole city, killing millions and clearing all future generations by using a Nuclear weapon; the most dangerous weapon on earth. Even though, nuclear weapons have been only used twice in warfare of Hiroshima…show more content…
Making proposals for inter alia, to strengthen global nuclear nonproliferation. Placing number of treaties of nuclear preventing. For example, the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, the Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapon Tests In The Atmosphere, In Outer Space And Under Water, also known as the Partial Test Ban Treaty and The Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty which, was signed in 1996 but has yet to enter into force. (United Nations, 2017) A second impact of a mass destruction weapon is microbial infections from different sources. Biological warfare can be used to diminish the capabilities and the organization of a population. Throughout history this warfare has been impacted with biological agents such as anthrax, plague, tularemia, Q fever, and smallpox. Each agent's biology, infectious route, and disease course will be discussed. Possible delivery systems and signs of outbreak will also be reviewed. There are few real neurosurgery-related implications in biological warfare. Neurosurgeons, as members and leaders of the healthcare community, must have the ability to recognize and initiate treatment when biological agents have been…show more content…
Which stands for the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. They are known to kill people with no regard. Operating primarily in Iraq, Syria, Palestine and the Middle East. Under the leadership of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, this group implements Sharia Law rooting in eight century Islam. Building a society that is based on the regions past. While killing dozens of people at a time for example, public executions, crucifixions and other killings. According to the United Nations "In 2015, ISIS was holding 3,500 people as slaves, women and children from the Yazidi community." (CNN Library, 2017) ISIS is a war machine based off of two billion dollars. Their weapon of chose from a past incident was recently on April 9,2017. ISIS claims responsibility for two deadly bombings targeting Coptic Christian churches on Palm Sunday in Egypt. An explosion in the city of Tanta, killing twenty-nine and leaving seventy-one injured. As the people prayed at the Mar Girgis church and a second blast struck the Egyptian port city of Alexandria three hours later, killing eighteen and wounding
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