Israeli spies tracking Syria's chemical weapon stocks

Monday, Dec 10, 2012 @ 8:17am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bashar al-Assad
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Wisconsin man publishes book on 2001 anthrax attacks

Monday, Dec 10, 2012 @ 8:43am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bruce Ivins
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FDA counterterrorism expert speaks at Catholic University

Monday, Dec 10, 2012 @ 9:24am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Luciana Borio
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Syria claims rebels take chlorine plant, quickly retracts statement

Monday, Dec 10, 2012 @ 9:52am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Syrian government recently reported that rebels have taken control of a toxic chlorine plant east of the city of Aleppo.
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Anthrax hoax case: Congress has rights to prevent harm by restricting speech

Monday, Dec 10, 2012 @ 10:12am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A San Francisco federal appeals court ruled last week that the First Amendment does not extend free speech rights for threatening communications after a self-published author sent sugar labeled as anthrax in the mail.
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Oregon suspect in anthrax hoax conducted secret jail correspondence

Monday, Dec 10, 2012 @ 10:49am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Two high-profile Oregon crime suspects - a man accused of an anthrax hoax and a woman accused of a three-state killing spree - recently started a secret relationship in the Columbia County jailhouse.
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New York county health department holds anthrax response drill

Monday, Dec 10, 2012 @ 11:05am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Clinton County Health Department in New York State recently conducted an emergency preparedness drill to test dispensing procedures for medical countermeasures.
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Video shows alleged victims of Syrian chemical weapons

Monday, Dec 10, 2012 @ 11:36am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A new video reportedly posted by Syrian rebels claims to show four victims of a chemical weapons attack outside the city of Aleppo.
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Israel: Syrian chemical weapon threat not immediate

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012 @ 8:18am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bashar al-Assad
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Next Congress will lose military backers

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012 @ 8:46am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Dick Lugar
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HHS to acquire new anthrax vaccine by 2017

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012 @ 9:21am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently outlined plans to acquire a new anthrax vaccine no later than the 2017 budget year.
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EU foreign ministers meet Syrian opposition, express concern over chemical weapons

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012 @ 9:50am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib
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OPCW ready for deployment to Syrian borders

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012 @ 10:03am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A high-ranking official with the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said on Monday that international inspectors could be quickly sent to Syria's borders if the country uses chemical weapons.
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Bucci: BioWatch needs improvement but is necessary for security

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012 @ 10:44am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Steven Bucci
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HHS releases MCM strategy and implementation plans

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012 @ 11:16am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently released its strategy paper and implementation plan for the Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasure Enterprise.
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U.S.-backed defense contractors training Syrian rebels to secure chemical weapons sites

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012 @ 11:47am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Syrian rebels are being trained to secure chemical weapons stockpiles by defense contractors paid for by the United States and some of its allies in Europe.
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Researchers create ricin testing kit

Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012 @ 8:30am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Castor beans, ricin's source
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Alton: Public-private partnerships must continue despite shortfalls

Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012 @ 8:56am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Jennifer B. Alton
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NBACC given go ahead to operate at fill capacity

Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012 @ 9:22am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center, located at Fort Detrick, Maryland, recently received approval to add 30,000 square feet of laboratory space to be used for research with potentially dangerous biological agents.
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Panetta says intel on Syrian chemical weapons preparations is leveling off

Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012 @ 9:50am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Leon Panetta
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