Kerry says nations must come together on Syrian chemical weapons

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

John Kerry
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U.S. highly confident that Assad perpetrated chemical attack

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. intelligence findings were enough to justify the credible threat of force against Bashar al-Assad's Syrian regime, the U.S. State Department said on Thursday.
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United States refills anthrax antitoxin stockpiles

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Anthrax
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Lt. Gen Frank Klotz seeks NNSA Under Secretary confirmation from Senate Committee

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Lt. Gen. Frank Klotz recently delivered a speech before the U.S. Senate Committee on Armed Services regarding running for the Under Secretary for Nuclear Security position of the National Nuclear Security Administration.
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China and U.S. discuss denuclearization of Korean Peninsula

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

John Kerry
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Rep. Hensarling debates merits of TRIA at hearing

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Jeb Hensarling
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Smiths Detection receives award for chemical identifier

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Smiths Detection announced on Friday that it won a silver award for the portable analytical instrument design found in the HazMatID Elitehas.
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NATO Secretary General Rasmussen makes speech on future of NATO

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Anders Fogh Rasmussen
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U.S. says time remains for diplomatic outcome in Iran

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Despite assertions that Iran is approximately six months away from the capacity to develop nuclear weapons, time still remains to pursue a diplomatic outcome, the White House said on Saturday.
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U.S. seeks U.N. Security Council resolution on Syria

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A U.N. Security Council resolution in regards to Syria's chemical weapons is needed to ensure a verifiable process and to impose consequences if Syria fails to comply, the White House said on Saturday.
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Senators send message to President Obama about Iran

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sens. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) sent a letter to President Barack Obama on Monday, asking him to state the U.S.'s goals of not allowing Iran to have nuclear weapons during his speech at the U.N. General Assembly.
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U.S. Army gains PAC-2, PAC-3 and Sentinel radar capabilities

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army and Northrop Grumman Corporation announced on Monday the successful installation of the Patriot family of missiles and the Sentinel radar to increase the Integrated Air and Missile Defense's Battle Command System's capabilities.
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U.S. to make careful review of Syria's chemical weapon document

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. will make a careful and thorough review of the document Syria submitted to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, the U.S. State Department said on Friday.
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GAO recommends cost estimates for modernization of nuclear weapons

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Government Accountability Office made seven recommendations on Friday to the Department of Defense and Department of Energy in regards to cost estimates on plans to modernize nuclear weapons.
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Course on protection against chemical weapons takes place in Finland

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Government of Finland and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons held a course on Assistance and Protection Against Chemical Weapons in Kuopio from September 9 to 13.
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Team R3 awarded $55 million contract from U.S. Air Force

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

MacAulay-Brown, Inc., announced on Monday that Team R3, composed of MacB and R3 Strategic Support Group, was awarded a $55 million contract by the United States Air Force's Air Mobility Command.
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OPCW co-hosts chemical safety seminar with Doha Regional Centre

Thursday, Sep 26, 2013 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons co-hosted a seminar on the Chemical Weapons Convention, chemical safety and chemical security management earlier this month in Doha, Qatar.
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NIAID awards $5 million contract to BioCryst to develop Marburg virus treatment

Thursday, Sep 26, 2013 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a North Carolina-based pharmaceutical company, recently announced that the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases awarded the company with a contract to develop a treatment for Marburg virus disease.
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Smiths Detection awarded contract for bottled liquid scanners

Thursday, Sep 26, 2013 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Smiths Detection announced on Monday that it has been awarded a contract to supply RespondeR bottled liquid scanner units to the Transportation Security Administration.
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Battelle reports successful tests of REBS unit

Thursday, Sep 26, 2013 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Battelle announced successful reviews of its patented Resource Effective Bio-Identification System, a device that can detect and identify biological and chemical substances in the air.
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