• Pentagon Looks to Provide 100,000 Body Bags Intended for Civilian Use During Pandemic

    1 month ago - By Politicus USA

    Bloomberg reports that the Pentagon is looking to provide as many as 100,000 body bags intended for civilian use during the coronavirus pandemic. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has requested 100,000 body bags, officially called Human Remains Pouches. The Pentagon wants to purchase them, shoring up its stockpile of 50,000. The death toll in the...
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  • The US government reportedly asked the military for 100,000 body bags

    The US government reportedly asked the military for 100,000 body bags

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    The US government's primary disaster response agency is asking the Defense Department for 100,000 body bags, according to a Bloomberg report.
    The Federal Emergency Management Agency reportedly wanted the body bags as soon as possible.
    The request comes as senior US health officials provided grim statistics for coronavirus-related fatalities in the coming weeks.
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    The US government's primary disaster response agency is requesting for 100,000 body bags from the Defense Department, according to a Bloomberg report published Wednesday.
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  • Pentagon seeking 100,000 body bags for civilians in coronavirus crisis

    1 month ago - By Fortune

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    The Pentagon is seeking to provide as many as 100,000 military-style body bags for potential civilian use as the U.S. warns that deaths could soar in the coming weeks from the coronavirus pandemic .
    The Federal Emergency Management Agency has requested 100,000 body bags, known as Human Remains Pouches, through an interagency group that directed it to the Defense Department. The Pentagon is looking into buying more bags and will draw...
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  • Pentagon aiming to get 100,000 body bags for FEMA coronavirus response, report says

    1 month ago - By CNBC

    The Pentagon is seeking to obtain100,000 body bags for federal emergency officials in preparation of expected increasing numbers of deaths from the coronavirus pandemic, a new report said.
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