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Military uses of brain-machine interfaces should be banned by the international community along with poison gas and other weapons of mass destruction.
And yet: Nations held back from using poison gas on the battlefields of World War II.
The Great War, or World War I, ushered in a new era of technological advancement, especially in the area of weaponry–tanks, machine guns and poison gas made a violent debut on the battlefields in Europe.
The poison gas attack on the town of Halabja in 1988, in which thousands died, was the culmination of this cynical tolerance of its tactical ally’s conspicuous war crimes.
Then, last night, following a chemical weapons attack Tuesday that killed more than 80 people, Trump changed his mind, carrying out several dozen missile strikes against the Syrian air base believed to be involved in the poison gas incident.
The destruction, according to the noted influenza expert Edwin Kilbourne, resembled nothing so much as the lesions from breathing poison gas.
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: gas that can cause a person to die or to become very sick : poisonous gas
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