#Breaking! #Pentagon: Live anthrax breach hits 50 states, 9 countries – Stripes

“The Department of Defense mistakenly shipped live anthrax to all 50 states and nine countries, the Pentagon said Tuesday, confirming a much wider breach than it first reported.According to the latest data released online by the Defense Department, the number of labs receiving shipments from the Army’s Dugway Proving Ground in Utah has more than doubled to 194 from the original number confirmed by the Pentagon.The release of most recent data, through Sept. 1, was updated online weeks ago, but the exact numbers were not discussed in a formal briefing, Pentagon spokesman Navy Capt. Jeff Davis said Wednesday.”

 
Source: Pentagon: Live anthrax breach hits 50 states, 9 countries – Stripes

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