State Department says Congress was briefed on commitment to limit Iran sanctions

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Members of Congress were briefed before the U.S. agreed to the provision that the Obama Administration would refrain from imposing new nuclear-related sanctions against Iran, the State Department said on Thursday.
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Sherman points out facts of agreement with Iran

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Wendy Sherman, the U.S. State Department's under secretary for political affairs, testified on Thursday on the merits of the Joint Plan of Action with Iran before a Senate committee.
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Sen. Corker says interim deal with Iran is not tough enough

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bob Corker
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Global CFS purchases QS-B220 cargo screener from Implant Sciences

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Implant Sciences Corporation announced on Wednesday that Global CFS, Inc., a TSA Certified Cargo Screening Facility, purchased its TSA-qualified QS-B220 desktop explosives trace detector for use at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago.
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Southern Nuclear used 847 dismantled warheads for power

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Southern Nuclear, a U.S. nuclear facility operator, used 847 dismantled Russian nuclear warheads to generate clean, reliable power during the recently ended Megatons to Megawatts program, the company said on Thursday.
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U.N. team reports on cases of chemical weapons use in Syria

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.N. team probing the use of chemical weapons in Syria reported on Thursday that there was credible evidence that chemical weapons were used against civilians and soldiers outside of the Damascus area.
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Gulf countries work with U.N. to develop counter-terrorism measures

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United Nations said on Thursday that a meeting took place from Dec. 10 to Dec. 12 between counter-terrorism committees and representatives from Gulf Cooperation Council Member States to develop national counter-terrorism strategies.
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U.S. Treasury lists companies that allegedly evaded Iran sanctions, aided nuclear program

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Department of the Treasury and State announced on Thursday a list of companies and individuals that were allegedly found to have evaded international sanctions against Iran and supported Iran's nuclear program.
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U.S. was clear with Iran about sanction enforcement

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. was open with Iran about continuing designations in relation to economic sanctions during the P5+1 negotiation process, the State Department said on Friday.
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U.S. will continue to collaborate with five-party partners on North Korea

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. plans to keep up its collaboration with regional allies and five-party partners on the issue of North Korean denuclearization, the U.S. State Department said on Friday.
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PharmAthene receives clinical hold on anthrax vaccine program

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

PharmAthene, Inc., said on Monday that a clinical hold has been placed on its SparVax rPA anthrax vaccine program by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
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Ban requests culprits of Syrian chemical attacks be brought to justice

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ban Ki-moon
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President Obama issues report on deployments to support counterterrorism

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Barack Obama
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Sellström gives mission in Syria 8.7 out of 10

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Åke Sellström, the head of the fact-finding mission in Syria, gave the mission an 8.7 out of 10 during a press conference on Friday.
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OPCW Director-General uzumcu visits Sweden

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ahmet uzumcu
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U.N. Security Council, Ban condemn terrorist attack in Mali

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the U.N. Security Council released a statement on Saturday strongly condemning a terrorist attack in Northeast Mali that killed two and injured several others.
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Rice, Israeli counterpart discuss Iran at White House

Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Susan Rice
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President Obama submits determination on GCC

Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Barack Obama
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Obama pleased with confirmation of Jeh Johnson as secretary of Homeland Security

Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

 
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NNSA explosives pressing facility construction 85 percent complete

Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The National Nuclear Security Administration announced on Monday that construction of its High Explosives Pressing Facility at its Pantex Plant near Amarillo, Texas, is more than 85 percent complete, on schedule and under budget.
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