During the morning rush hour commute on March 20, 1995, members of the religious cult Aum Shinrikyo conducted five coordinated attacks on the Tokyo subway system using sarin gas. The attacks left thirteen people dead and thousands injured. Sponsored by the NYC Citizen Corps Council, Donnie Campbell from the NYC Office of Emergency Management will present on the attack, emergency response, and impact it had in Japan and around the world.
This Volunteer Development Program will be held on Wednesday, July 18 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM at the NYC Office of Emergency Management (165 Cadman Plaza East, Brooklyn).
Registration is required.
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