U.S. looks to determine future relationship with Egypt

Monday, Aug 26, 2013 @ 3:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. must determine what its relationship will be with Egypt going forward as it decides whether or not to withhold aid, the U.S. State Department said on Wednesday.
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Texas A&M researchers nearing completion of human Brucella vaccine

Monday, Aug 26, 2013 @ 3:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

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Ban gives report on UNIDIR

Monday, Aug 26, 2013 @ 4:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon gave a report on July 23 on the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research that covered the institute's activities and its expenditures.
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U.S. Treasury reveals four alleged leaders of Hizballah terrorist group

Monday, Aug 26, 2013 @ 4:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Department of the Treasury recently revealed four alleged lead members of Hizballah responsible for terrorist operations across the Middle East and Lebanon.
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U.S. gathers facts on most recent allegation of Syrian chemical weapon use

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 @ 1:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. is gathering facts about the most recent alleged chemical weapon attack by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime, the U.S. State Department said on Thursday.
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U.S. encourages dialogue between India and Pakistan

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 @ 1:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. encouraged talks between India and Pakistan after violence continued on the border between the two countries, leaving three people dead, the U.S. State Department said on Thursday.
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Sandia releases GeoTess software to public

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 @ 2:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories, Los Alamos National Laboartory and the National Nuclear Security Administration's Office of Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation R&D announced on Thursday that they have released a standardized version of GeoTess software to the public.
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UNIFIL reports alleged rocket attack on Israel from Lebanon

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 @ 2:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United Nations peacekeepers stationed on the Israel-Lebanon border sent a helicopter last week to investigate an alleged rocket firing from Tyre, Lebanon into Israel.
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Ban lauds South Korean president for commitment to peace

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 @ 3:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ban Ki-moon
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Ban to send official request to Syria for U.N. probe of latest allegations

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 @ 3:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.N. secretary-general is issuing a request to the Syrian government to allow U.N. chemical weapons experts to examine the latest chemical weapon use allegations, the U.N. said on Thursday.
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Lockheed Martin successfully completes latest Aegis test

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 @ 4:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Lockheed Martin announced on Thursday that it successfully completed the first Naval Integrated Fire Control-Counter Air test of the Aegis Combat System.
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OPCW Director-General meets with Turkey Foreign Minister to discuss Syria investigation

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 @ 4:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Director-General Ambassador Ahmet uzumcu and the Foreign Minister of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu met on Friday to discuss the OPCW's involvement in the United Nations investigation in Syria.
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MSF reports thousands of Syrians with neurotoxic symptoms

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 @ 1:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Three hospitals in Syria's Damascus governorate received approximately 3,600 neurotoxic symptoms in less than three hours on the morning of August 21, international medical humanitarian organization Médecins Sans Frontières said on Saturday.
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U.N. chemical weapons team attacked by snipers in Damascus

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 @ 1:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The first vehicle of United Nations chemical weapons investigation team was deliberately shot at multiple times by snipers in Damascus, Syria, the U.N. said on Monday.
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Chuck Hagel speaks about Asia Pacific region at Malaysian Institute of Defense

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 @ 2:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Chuck Hagel
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UNLIREC delivers disarmament tools to Suriname

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 @ 2:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean delivered tools for the destruction of weapons on August 2 to the government of Suriname.
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Ban says chemical weapon use would be crime against humanity

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 @ 3:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ban Ki-moon
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U.N. urges implementation of agreements between Sudan and South Sudan

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 @ 3:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United Nations Security Council called for urgent steps on Friday to implement cooperation agreements between Sudan and South Sudan, including disarmament in the Abyei area.
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Record energy released from laser fusion experiment

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 @ 4:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Lawrence Livermore's National Ignition Facility released record energy during an experiment on August 13 that focused all 192 of its laser beams on a tiny deuterium-tritium filled capsule.
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UNODA helps host educational event on disarmament

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 @ 4:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs, the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation and the Federal Ministry for European and International Affair of Austria hosted on August 22 an educational event on disarmament.
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