Interpol: Bioterrorism Tabletop Exercise "Black Death Scenario"

HINT: Read this article with Ukraine in mind. — PID

(INTERPOL.INT) — In September 2009, senior law enforcement officials, health care professionals and experts from international organizations joined their forces to confront a chilling crisis – the plague had just been unleashed on their countries by unknown evildoers. [Emphasis PID]

A fictional scenario with a serious aimFortunately, this terrifying situation was a scenario under control, and the civilian authorities were all participants in a Tabletop Exercise on Preventing Bioterrorism hosted by INTERPOL. This exercise simulated a global bioterrorism attack and its aftermath. Participants in the Black Death scenario were faced with a fictional, intentional plague attack involving countries from their region, with the exercise designed to assist them in identifying critical co-operation and co-ordination issues which could hinder a quick and successful response to such an attack in real life.

via International Bioterrorism Tabletop Exercise.

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