BWC experts meet in Geneva

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2012 @ 10:07am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Boujemaa DelmiA meeting of experts from the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention occurred between July 16 and 20 in Geneva to discuss topics agreed upon during the review conference in December.
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Report: Syria used Iran's held to expand chemical weapons stockpile

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2012 @ 10:33am by BioPrepWatch Reports

James QuinlivanSyria grew its chemical weapons supply in recent years with help from Iran and with the use of front organizations to buy equipment, according to a recently released report.
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Federal preparedness funding faces major cuts

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2012 @ 11:02am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Tom HarkinIf automatic budget cuts are enacted, the federal grant program used to help states improve public health emergency preparedness could lose more than $48 million in funding in 2013, an almost eight percent drop.
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Israeli defense minister foresees no chemical attack

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2012 @ 11:35am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ehud BarakIsraeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak recently said that he is certain that no country would attack the Jewish state with chemical weapons.
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