Zimbabwe anthrax outbreak under control

Thursday, Dec 31, 2009 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The anthrax outbreak that hit two of Zimbabwe's districts is now under control, the nation's Veterinary Services Department has announced.
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South Africa prepared for bioattack at World Cup

Thursday, Dec 31, 2009 @ 3:35pm by Nick Rees

Approximately 450,000 soccer fans are expected to stream into South Africa for the World Cup tournament, June 11 through July 11, and the nation says it is prepared for the all manner of threats, from bioattack to nuclear.
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Blast in India believe to be at biolab

Thursday, Dec 31, 2009 @ 3:38pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A high intensity explosion at a chemical laboratory inside India's Bhabha Atomic Research Centre resulted in the death of two junior scientists with an initial investigation focusing on biological and chemical agent experiments.
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U.S. Postal Service to be in charge of drug delivery in the event of a bioattack

Thursday, Dec 31, 2009 @ 3:41pm by Nick Rees

Following an executive order released Wednesday, the U.S. Postal Service will be put in charge of delivering drugs and other medical aid to Americans in the event of a large-scale biological weapon attack.
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Anthrax scare in Britain's House of Commons

Thursday, Dec 31, 2009 @ 3:42pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

An envelope sent to Britain's Communities minister Shahid Malik was found to be filled with a white power and triggered an anthrax scare at the House of Commons.
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