Hagel calls Egyptian counterpart to discuss recent terrorist events

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Chuck Hagel
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uzumcu praises international community for assistance in Syria

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ahmet uzumcu
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Russia successfully test-fires ICBM to target in Kazakhstan

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Russian Defense Ministry said on Friday that Russian Space Forces tested a Topol RS-12M intercontinental three-stage ballistic missile.
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Morpho to deploy 200 Itemiser DX units to international airports

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Morpho Detection, Inc., recently announced that 200 of its Itemiser DX desktop explosives trace detectors will be distributed to six global air carriers in the U.S. and internationally to improve cargo screening.
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Syrian chemical removal deadline will not be met

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The deadline to remove the most critical chemical weapons material from Syria for destruction will not be met, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons-U.N. Joint Mission said on Saturday.
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Radars detect rocket fire from Lebanon

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Radars detected firing of at least two rockets from southern Lebanon towards Israel, the U.N.Interim Force in Lebanon said on Sunday.
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Decade of U.S. weapons destruction support in Iraq saves lives

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. State Department said on Thursday that it is proud of the decade-long government assistance, programs and partnerships with Iraq, including Conventional Weapons Destruction and Humanitarian Mine Action.
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Raytheon missile defense radars designed to fit specific needs

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Raytheon recently announced that its missile defense radars are some of the largest in the world, designed not only to protect the U.S., but also the world at large from ballistic missile threats.
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U.S. says mission in Syria still on pace for June 30 deadline

Friday, Jan 3, 2014 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

While the mission to rid Syria of its chemical weapons missed a key deadline, the mission remains on pace to destroy the arsenal by June 30, the U.S. State Department said on Monday.
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U.N. official condemns attacks in Aleppo

Monday, Jan 6, 2014 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The top U.N. humanitarian official condemned on Tuesday the indiscriminate attacks occurring in the Syrian city of Aleppo, where hundreds of people were killed or injured in recent weeks.
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Neumedicines joins Alliance for Biosecurity

Monday, Jan 6, 2014 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Neumedicines, Inc., a privately-held company developing radiation countermeasures and hematopoietic immunotherapeutics, announced on Thursday that it joined the Alliance for Biosecurity.
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U.N. official says Syria must honor CWC obligations

Monday, Jan 6, 2014 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Syrian government must honor its obligations under the Chemical Weapons Convention and the international community must bring the individuals responsible for chemical weapons attacks to justice, a U.N. official said on Tuesday.
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U.S. will continue to judge North Korea by its actions in 2014

Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. will continue to judge North Korea by its actions, not by its words, in the new year, the U.S. State Department said on Thursday.
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U.S. still tracking toward June for destruction of Syrian arsenal

Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Despite weather and security concerns, the U.S. is still tracking the original June 30 deadline for the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons, the U.S. State Department said on Thursday.
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Russia releases Defence and Security Report for Q1 2014

Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Russia released its Defence and Security Report for 2014's first quarter on Thursday and said it would continue to acquire new military equipment and professionalize its army.
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New Boston woman pleads guilty to threatening Obama with ricin

Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Castor beans, ricin's source
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Norway to assist in destruction of Syrian chemical weapons

Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Norway will play a major part in removing chemical weapons from Syria and transporting them to sea for destruction, the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Canberra, Australia, said on Friday.
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NNSA cites 2013 accomplishments as 2014 begins

Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The National Nuclear Security Administration released a list on Thursday of its most important accomplishments and improvements over the last year, including its achievements of significant milestones in nonproliferation and counterterrorism.
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United Kingdom releases Defence and Security Report

Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United Kingdom recently said in its Defence and Security report that the government would look at all the factors in the country's defense community, as well as apply significant cuts to its defense budget.
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IAEA celebrates 75th anniversary of discovery of nuclear fission

Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The International Atomic Energy Agency recently led the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the discovery of nuclear fission, a process which changed the way the world receives energy today.
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