What is Chemical Warfare?

WRITTEN BY Saumya Jaiswar2022-11-29,16:19:35 education

Day of Remembrance for All Victims of Chemical Warfare 2022

It is an annual event held on 30 November eliminate the threat of chemical weapons, thereby promoting the goals of peace, security, and multilateralism.

Chemical warfare Meaning

The use of toxic chemical substances as weapons is known as chemical warfare (CW).

History Day of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare

Chemical weapons were used on a massive scale during World War I, resulting in more than 100,000 fatalities so this day was first observed on 2005.

Who introduced chemical weapons?

Chemical weapons were first invented in 1918 by a German chemist named Fritz Haber.

What is an example of chemical warfare?

The most commonly used chemical weapons are chlorine gas, nerve agents, ricin, lewisite, and mustard gas.

How can you protect yourself against chemical weapons

By wearing a gas mask and protective clothing, closing doors and windows, and turning off ventilation, furnaces, and air conditioners.

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