U.S. not depending on U.N. alone for Syrian chemical weapon investigation

Thursday, May 30, 2013 @ 1:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. is not depending on the U.N. alone to gather evidence related to whether or not Bashar al-Assad's Syrian regime used chemical weapons, the U.S. State Department said on Tuesday.
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Kerry: Syria a much more complicated situation than Libya

Thursday, May 30, 2013 @ 1:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

John Kerry
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U.N. supports small arms management in Argentina

Thursday, May 30, 2013 @ 2:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A newly refurbished small arms armory in Argentina's Federal Police was unveiled as part of the Regional Disarmament Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean's plan for safer weapon stockpiles.
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SIGA delivers second shipment of smallpox antiviral drug

Thursday, May 30, 2013 @ 2:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Siga Technologies, Inc., announced on Wednesday that the U.S. government accepted the second delivery of Arestvyr, its proprietary small antiviral drug, under its contract with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority.
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Japan, India committed to total elimination of nuclear weapons

Thursday, May 30, 2013 @ 3:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Shinzo Abe
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Denmark conducts biological agent simulation in Copenhagen

Thursday, May 30, 2013 @ 3:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Biological weapons experts from multiple organizations and U.N. member states gathered in Copenhagen on Tuesday and Wednesday to test a new concept for the investigation of biological agents.
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New foreign fighters fuel violence in Syria

Thursday, May 30, 2013 @ 4:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.N. Human Rights Office said on Wednesday that the increasing numbers of foreign fighters in Syria is fueling sectarian violence and may end up destabilizing the region.
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Hagel meets with Minister of Defense of Tunisia Rachid Sabbagh

Thursday, May 30, 2013 @ 4:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Chuck Hagel
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Letters containing ricin sent to New York mayor

Friday, May 31, 2013 @ 1:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Castor beans, ricin's source
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Ambassador Rice: U.N. chemical weapons investigation in Syria remains stalled

Friday, May 31, 2013 @ 1:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Susan Rice
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FDA removes clinical hold on anthrax vaccine program

Friday, May 31, 2013 @ 2:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Anthrax
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CAC's Pytlak protests EU decision to allow weapon delivery to Syria

Friday, May 31, 2013 @ 2:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Campaign Manager for the Control Arms Coalition Allison Pytlak recently protested the European Union's decision on Monday to allow its member states to create their own policies about sending arms to Syria.
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Netanyahu praises Menendez for recent passage of nuclear threat bill

Friday, May 31, 2013 @ 3:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Benjamin Netanyahu
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NATO and Pakistan build military-to-military cooperation

Friday, May 31, 2013 @ 3:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The chairman of NATO's Military Committee made an official visit to Pakistan on Tuesday and Wednesday to strengthen a military-to-military relationship and discuss the fight against terrorism.
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U.N. Human Rights Council condemns foreign fighters in Syria

Friday, May 31, 2013 @ 4:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United Nations Human Rights Council called for an end to the fighting in Syria on Wednesday, condemning the involvement of foreign fighters.
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Reports of landmines in Yemen in violation of Mine Ban Treaty

Friday, May 31, 2013 @ 4:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Landmines
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