ABSTRACT

War Next Time: Countering Rogue States and Terrorists Armed with Chemical and Biological Weapons -- Chapter 3: Secret Program: South Africa's Chemical and Biological Weapons   [open pdf - 281KB]

This chapter focuses on the South African chemical and biological warfare program, "Project Coast". It specifically looks at the especially sophisticated biological aspect of the program and how it developed. The CBW decision making process was secretive and controlled by the military and enabled a very sophisticated program to be developed with little outside scrutiny.

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2004-04
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Public Domain
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USAF Counterproliferation Center http://www.au.af.mil
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The War Next Time: Countering Rogue States and Terrorists Armed with Chemical and Biological Weapons (April 2004), Chapter 3, pp.27-66
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