New CIA Report Says Climate Change Will Bring Perils for U.S. Military

  1. Ralph Deeds profile image71
    Ralph Deedsposted 4 years ago

    11-9-12NYTimes--Climate Change Report Outlines Perils for U.S. Military

        Climate Change Report Outlines Perils for U.S. Military - NYTimes.com

        A study commissioned by the C.I.A. and other agencies says that the acceleration of climate change will place unparalleled strains on the American military and intelligence agencies in coming years.

    "...The group, the National Research Council, says in a study commissioned by the C.I.A. and other intelligence agencies that clusters of apparently unrelated events exacerbated by a warming climate will create more frequent but unpredictable crises in water supplies, food markets, energy supply chains and public health systems..."

    http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/scien … e&_r=0

  2. recommend1 profile image72
    recommend1posted 4 years ago

    Remind me again,  didn't the US refuse to ratify the various climate agreements etc because climate change was unproven in their opinion ??   If my memory is correct then how come the intelligence agency of the US govenrment is calculating its impact ?

 
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