intentional release is to hurt or annihilate military or civilian population.
overt (announced) or covert (unannounced)
can be spread through air, water or food
all pathogenic bacteria or viruses can potentially beutilized by terrorists for biological warfare.
It is the unauthorized use of biological weapons by non-government groups like religious cults, militants andcrazed individuals.
utmost concern of all countries is national security.
Countries use microbes as a tool of mass murder because of the capabilities and resources.