NATO ambassador discusses defense cooperation

Thursday, Oct 10, 2013 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Member countries of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization will be more equipped to handle issues like terrorism if they specialize in what they do best, a NATO ambassador recently said during an address.
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European countries sign letter of intent to set up IED neutralization training

Thursday, Oct 10, 2013 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sweden, Italy, Ireland, Germany, Belgium and Austria signed a letter of intent on Tuesday expressing interest in pooling resources and expertise to set up training courses for countering improvised explosive devices.
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UNODA 2013 Future Policy Award candidates released

Thursday, Oct 10, 2013 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs announced on Monday that it has decided on a list of seven final contenders for the 2013 Future Policy Award.
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NTS introduces HERO, new EED and EMR testing capability

Thursday, Oct 10, 2013 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

National Technical Systems, Inc., announced on Monday that it has built upon its military safety testing capabilities with the inclusion of Hazard of Electromagnetic Radiation to Ordnance testing.
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Soligenix appoints new VP of preclinical research and development

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Soligenix, a Princeton, N.J.-based clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, recently announced the appointment of Oreola Donini to the position of vice president of preclinical research and development.
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U.S. says terrorism grew in Syria because of Assad

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Extremism and terrorism grew in Syria because of the oppressive environment created by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime, the U.S. State Department said on Tuesday.
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Hungarian Embassy hosts seminar on strengthening nuclear security

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Organizations gathered at the Hungarian Embassy on Tuesday to explore how nuclear security efforts impact proliferation of other weapons of mass destruction and ways to broaden security efforts.
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DoD Secretary Hagel and Israeli Minister of Defense Ya'alon discuss mutual interests

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Chuck Hagel
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U.S. focused on upcoming P5+1 talks with Iran

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Instead of focusing on diplomatic moves made by other countries in relation to Iran, the U.S. is focusing on the upcoming P5+1 talks, the U.S. State Department said on Tuesday.
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Market for nuclear response robots to grow significantly

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The market for mobile automated process platforms responsive to nuclear handling needs, also known as nuclear responder robots, will grow significantly through 2019, according to a study conducted by Wintergreen Research.
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CTBTO stresses importance of monitoring nuclear tests during visit with students

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization, highlighted the importance of enforcing a ban on nuclear tests during an address to students of Moscow State Institute of International Relations University on Oct 3.
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U.N. Secretary-General Ban asks for international support for Joint Mission in Syria

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ban Ki-moon
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U.S. encourages other nations to support OPCW-U.N. mission in Syria

Monday, Oct 14, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. is encouraging other nations to provide what support they can to the joint mission to destroy chemical weapons in Syria, the U.S. State Department said on Wednesday.
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OPCW calls on all Syrian parties to cooperate with weapon destruction

Monday, Oct 14, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ahmet uzumcu
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Gottemoeller: U.S. seeks "historic opportunities" to limit nuclear weapons

Monday, Oct 14, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Rose Gottemoeller
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Hill confirms the U.S. commitment to counterterrorism to U.N. General Assembly

Monday, Oct 14, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

U.S. Deputy Legal Adviser on Measures to Eliminate International Terrorism to the U.S. Mission to the United Nations Steven Hill spoke on October 7 at the U.N. General Assembly Sixth Committee on U.S. counterterrorism efforts.
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Sens. McCain and Graham disagree with Kerry's praise of Syria

Monday, Oct 14, 2013 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

John McCain
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Pantex deploys Denodo to strengthen nuclear security

Monday, Oct 14, 2013 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Denodo Technologies, a Palo Alto, California-based data virtualization company, announced on Wednesday that B&W Pantex deployed the Denodo Platform in its facility to enhance nuclear security.
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Kerry applauds South Korea's role in denuclearization

Monday, Oct 14, 2013 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

John Kerry
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Chemring Ordnance awarded $15.4 million add-on to APOBS contract

Monday, Oct 14, 2013 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Chemring Ordnance, Inc., a subsidiary of the Chemring Group, announced on Thursday that it was awarded a contract modification on its Anti-Personnel Obstacle Breaching System from the U.S. Army valued at $15.4 million.
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