Hotel Anthrax

Series about the early history of the US germ warfare programme.

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During the Cold War, Fort Detrick near Washington DC was home to America's top secret biological weapons research project. Allan Urry meets some of those who took part, and reveals the extraordinary lengths to which they went in order to conduct their experiments.

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Allan Urry reveals how the CIA kept a stockpile of some of the world's most lethal biological toxins to use against foreign heads of state who were regarded as a threat to US interests.