US Supports Georgian Government’s Efforts to Prepare for Biological Threats (October 27)

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On October 27, the U.S. government’s Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) sponsored a field exercise for Georgia’s National Response Team (NRT) – comprised of representatives and first responders from the Ministries of Internal Affairs, Health, and Agriculture – to improve their capability to respond to a possible biological threat.  With assisIMG_1793tance from DTRA, the Georgian government is currently developing biological threat response plans for each agency to be implemented by the NRT.