U.S., Japan agree that response is needed in Syria

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. and Japan are in agreement that a response is needed to the use of chemical weapons in Syria, the White House said on Sunday.
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BARDA signs $4 million agreement with BCN for radiation treatment studies

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority recently announced a $4 million cooperative agreement with the Pasadena, California-based BCN Biosciences for proof-of-concept studies on radiation damage prevention.
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U.N. officials seek global ban on nuclear tests

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United Nations asked its Member States on Thursday to take action and ban nuclear testing as part of its observance of the fourth International Day Against Nuclear Tests.
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Iran remains silent on questions about missile launches, confiscated arms shipment

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Sanctions Committee Chair of the United Nations told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that Iran remained silent regarding inquiries about alleged ballistic missile launches and a confiscated arms shipment.
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Ban pushes for political solution in Syria at G20 summit

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ban Ki-moon
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U.N. committee must do more to address Iran nuclear concerns

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.N. Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1737 must do more to resolve international concerns about Iran's nuclear intentions, a U.S. ambassador said on Sunday.
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Sandia Labs develops new, smaller detectors for chemical and biological threats

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories announced on Thursday that it has developed new, smaller detectors capable of finding explosives and chemical and biological threats.
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Joint Special Representative for Syria Brahimi makes statement on situation in Syria

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Joint Special Representative for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi made a statement on Friday on the situation in Syria after meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
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IAEA director-general calls on Iran, North Korea to cooperate with U.N. agency

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Yukiya Amano
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U.N. commission to accelerate entry into force of CTBT

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A group of eminent individuals will be established later this month to accelerate the entry into force of the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, a senior U.N. official said last week.
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First LRASM Air-Launch test completed by Lockheed Martin

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Lockheed Martin announced on Monday that it has completed the first successful Air-Launch test of its Long Range Anti-Ship Missile.
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U.N. High Representative Kane opens "Looking for Peace" art exhibit

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Angela Kane
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IAEA makes no further progress on safeguards in Middle East

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The International Atomic Energy Agency has made no further progress on its attempt to apply IAEA safeguards in the Middle East, the agency's director general said on Monday.
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President Obama says U.S. can't ignore chemical attacks

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Barack Obama
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Hotzone Solutions recaps lessons from destruction of chemical weapons stockpiles

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Hotzone Solutions released a report on Monday on the lessons it learned from the destruction of chemical weapons stockpiles and the application of these lessons to the detection and destruction of hazardous materials.
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DepoVax sees positive results in two anthrax studies

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 @ 4:41pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Immunovaccine, Inc., announced on Monday that its anthrax delivery platform DepoVax showed positive results in studies done with rabbits and non-human primates.
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U.S. skeptical that Assad would give up chemical weapons

Thursday, Sep 12, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. is skeptical that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad would put his regime's chemical weapons under international control, the U.S. State Department said on Monday.
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OPCW director-general issues statement on Syria proposal

Thursday, Sep 12, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ahmet uzumcu
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Dragon family of ISR receives integrated missile defense command

Thursday, Sep 12, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Lockheed Martin announced on Tuesday that the Dragon series of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance configurations will now have integrated air & missile defense options.
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PharmAthene announce progress of SparVax anthrax vaccine

Thursday, Sep 12, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

PharmAthene, Inc., announced on Friday the progress of its SparVax next-generation anthrax vaccine program in two separate speeches delivered at the 2013 Bacillus - ACT international anthrax vaccine in Victoria, BC, Canada.
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