Ibn al-Haytham College of education organizes a symposium on chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear accidents (CBRN)

 

The department of physics at the college of education for pure and applied sciences (Ibn al-Haytham), University of Baghdad hosted Colonel Ali Shallal Al-Jabouri from the national security department to organize a joint symposium entitled (Chemical, Biological, radiological and nuclear accidents (CBRN) and how to address them in Iraq). The participants discussed matters related to the concept of (CBRN), causes and consequences, and how to address their effects or minimize the damage caused for the individual and environment. They also hinted to the misuse of knowledge, techniques or experience of (CBRN) for terrorist purposes. The attendants recommended the need for field response teams in community.