Bill Gates warns terrorists will try and use smallpox as a biological weapon as he bids for billions in funding to prevent future pandemics

Bill Gates warns terrorists will try and use smallpox as a biological weapon as he bids for billions in funding to prevent future pandemics
Microsoft Boss, Bill Gates has called on governments to give billions in research and development funding to prevent future pandemics and 'bio-terrorism'.



The American billionaire warned that world leaders must prepare for disasters like 'smallpox terror attacks' and called for the formation of a new billion-dollar World Health Organisation Pandemic Task Force.



Bill Gates gave the warning and bid for funds during a Policy Exchange thinktank interview with chair of the Health Select Committee and former UK health secretary Jeremy Hunt yesterday.



He said that countries like the US and the UK must spend 'tens of billions' to fund the research.Latest Post
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