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In the United States held large-scale exercises that involved hundreds of Marines, Special Forces Navy, soldiers, police officers, firefighters and other units of the U.S. Army. The purpose of the exercise — training counteract the invasion of zombies.
"This is a very serious exercise, and not some kind of costume party in honor Hollouina," says Brad Barker, president of security firm Halo Corp.
Hundreds of military, law enforcement and medical personnel will take part in exercises in the atmosphere masshabnyh not inferior to Hollywood blockbusters and learn to act and react in an emergency — a zombie apocalypse.
In the scenario, VIPs and his escort were in the village, which is surrounded by zombies. During the battle the zombie detonates a bomb, VIP wounded and his team must move through the town while dodging bullets and firing off the advancing zombies. Here, there is some danger of separation of different types of zombies. Some of them have not quite struck by the virus and they can be taken to the hospital to save for the decontamination procedure and follow-up treatment.
"No one knows what the zombies will do in a real situation, but frankly, no one knows what the terrorists will do so in all of these situations will develop rapidly and unpredictably," says Barker. "If a law enforcement officer sees a zombie and says," Stop! Lift up your hands to the top! The zombies will do? He will growl at you. This is the difference between a zombie from a simple drug addict who simply will not be as responsive to the situation. "
Principal Consultant of these exercises is — former CIA Director Michael Hayden.
"Without a doubt, when the zombie apocalypse happens, it will be a state-level incident, so we are preparing to move and create exercises as if it has already happened," says Barker. The U.S. Army has already spent hundreds of local exercise and will continue to hold them. The U.S. government is really preparing for a zombie event.
The teachings are characteristic name — "Zombie Apocalypse" and take part in them the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of epidemics. Ministry of Health of the United States already have national exercises in the case of a zombie epidemic in the past year, indicating the seriousness of the threat.
National Security Agency said last month that it was ready to attack the zombies as they prepared for natural disasters — hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunamis or terrorist attacks.
Military analyst Loren Thompson says: "The defining characteristic of zombies, they are unpredictable. Conducted exercises are a good way to prepare for what the Pentagon calls asymmetric war. "