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Terrorists likely to use biological weapons against U.S., report says

Terrorist organizations resembling al-Qaida, but more decentralized and increasingly sophisticated, are likely to employ biological agents such as anthrax and smallpox against the United States and other perceived enemies over the next 15 years, according to a sweeping intelligence report released yesterday. “The bioterrorist’s laboratory could well be the size of a household kitchen, and the weapon built there could be smaller than a toaster,” said the report by the National Intelligence Council, which advises the director of central intelligence and is based at CIA headquarters outside Washington. “Terrorist use of biological agents is therefore likely, and the range of options will grow.” a href=”http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/printedition/bal-te.cia14jan14,1,2730868.story?coll=bal-pe-asection&ctrack=1&cset=true”>Full Story

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