"No Practical Capabilities": American Biological and Chemical Warfare Programs During the Korean War

@article{Crane2002NoPC,
  title={"No Practical Capabilities": American Biological and Chemical Warfare Programs During the Korean War},
  author={C. Crane},
  journal={Perspectives in Biology and Medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={45},
  pages={241 - 249}
}
  • C. Crane
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • Perspectives in Biology and Medicine
Much controversy still surrounds accusations that American forces in the Far East during the Korean War used biological warfare against North Korea and China. An analysis of recently declassified documents reveals that, although the United States attempted to accelerate its development and acquisition of such weapons during that period, its efforts to create a viable biological warfare capability were unsuccessful. Plans to similarly expand chemical warfare stocks and capabilities were also… Expand
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