North Korea Fuels Bioweapons Fear

Amid mounting concerns over the risk of nuclear war, North Korea has been quietly amassing the infrastructure needed to create bioweapons as well.

From building factories equipped to manufacture microbes "by the ton" and laboratories capable of genetically modifying pathogens, to sending scientists abroad to pursue advanced microbiology degrees, Pyongyang’s moves are alarming US analysts.

The Quote: “It is obvious that the international community and larger institutions need to be cautious in providing seemingly benign academic scientific education and training to North Korea, said Amplyfi co-founder Chris Ganje.

The Washington Post

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