Nigerian airlines seeking better cargo security

Monday, Dec 3, 2012 @ 8:29am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Association of Foreign Airlines Representatives of Nigeria criticized poor airport security at a recent meeting, noting the vulnerability to restricted airport areas.
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U.S. government plan for H5N1 scientific reviews irks scientists

Monday, Dec 3, 2012 @ 8:54am by BioPrepWatch Reports

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U.K. company warned of anthrax site near proposed reservoir

Monday, Dec 3, 2012 @ 9:25am by BioPrepWatch Reports

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North Korea plans to test long-range rocket

Monday, Dec 3, 2012 @ 10:27am by BioPrepWatch Reports

North Korea recently announced that it will test a long-range rocket sometime between December 10 and December 22, a move that may heighten tensions with Washington and Seoul.
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Patlon receives $6.6 million for chemical warfare simulator system

Monday, Dec 3, 2012 @ 10:50am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Patlon Aircraft & Industries Limited will receive $6.6 million as part of a contract to supply a simulator system to train the Canadian military to use portable chemical detectors.
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Myanmar police accused of using chemical weapons to disperse crowds

Monday, Dec 3, 2012 @ 10:54am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Police in Myanmar have been accused of using chemical weapons to stop a protest at a China-backed copper mine.
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Scientists discover function of anthrax receptor

Monday, Dec 3, 2012 @ 11:27am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Marcos Gonzalez-Gaitan
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New movements reported at Syrian chemical weapons sites

Monday, Dec 3, 2012 @ 11:57am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bashar al-Assad
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Army scientists use smartphones for biological detection

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2012 @ 8:28am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Scientists with the U.S. Army are developing new technologies to support soldiers, including smartphones that can identify and detect biological and chemical substances.
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U.S. sets March deadline for Iran's compliance with IAEA

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2012 @ 8:56am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United States set a March deadline on Thursday for Iran to begin cooperating in substance with the International Atomic Energy Agency's investigation into the military dimensions of the nation's nuclear program.
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Obama pledges support to CTR program

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2012 @ 10:13am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Leon Panetta
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Scientists may be able to identify Iraqi chemical weapon supplier

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2012 @ 10:30am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A British expert on chemical warfare recently said that scientists may be able to identify the country that supplied Iraqi forces with the chemical weapons used to kill thousands in Halabja in 1988.
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Indian College of Military Engineering holding CBRN conference

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2012 @ 10:43am by BioPrepWatch Reports

India's College of Military Engineering in Pune is holding a two-day seminar on chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear threats and responses.
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Foiled terrorist plot in Jordan shows resurgent Iraqi al-Qaeda

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2012 @ 10:47am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A recently foiled terrorist plot by al-Qaeda's Iraqi branch in Jordan demonstrates that the group is rebounding, according to security experts.
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Obama touts Nunn-Lugar, Russia remains negative

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2012 @ 11:22am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Barack Obama
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Syria insists it will not use chemical weapons against its own people

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2012 @ 11:50am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bashar al-Assad
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Army opens new CBRNE research facility

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2012 @ 8:29am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army recently unveiled a new shared resource meant to support applied and basic research projects related to chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and high-yield explosive issues.
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FhCMB wins $9.9 million contract from NIH for anthrax vaccines

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2012 @ 8:55am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Fraunhofer USA Center for Molecular Biotechnology announced on Tuesday that it won a $9.9 million contract from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease toward developing the next generation of anthrax vaccines.
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Study suggests skew in favor of bioterrorism-related funding

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2012 @ 9:29am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Art Kellermann
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Anthrax cases continue in Armenia

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2012 @ 9:53am by BioPrepWatch Reports

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