Bioterrorism

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Bioterrorism

The use by a non-state group, or the secret use by a nation state, of germs and other living beings to kill, injure or incapacitate one's enemy. There are numerous examples of bioterrorism dating back thousands of years. See also: Biowarfare.
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London, Oct 15 (ANI): A study of ancient remains has found that cancer is a man-made disease fuelled by pollution and changes to diet and lifestyle.
"We are just an ordinary family, but we're being destroyed by a man-made disease that should never have happened."
Although I am aware it has been illegal for some time now to purposely spread the disease, the terrible suffering these poor creatures endure is a very harsh reminder of how terribly cruel this man-made disease really is.