As if the nuclear threat from North Korea is not bad enough for it’s neighbors, The Straits Times is reporting that North Korea is thought to have up to 13 types of viruses and germs in their weapons arsenal which can be used in biological weapons, as well as up to 5,000 tons of chemical weapons. This according to South Korea’s defense ministry, says the report.
From The Straits Times
The chemical weapons could be deliverable by artillery or missile to cause massive civilian casualties in South Korea, the Brussels-based think-tank said.
- Amitai Etzioni: NPT Review: Less Than Meets the Eye (huffingtonpost.com)
- Russia pushes back chemical weapons deadline (sfgate.com)
- Did the US wage germ warfare in Korea? (telegraph.co.uk)