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BARDA Pre-Solicitation for Advancing Ebola Vaccines

The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) has issued a pre-solicitation notice supporting mid- and late-phase development of medical countermeasures for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). There are currently no vaccines that [Read more]...

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France releases Syrian sarin attack report

France released a declassified intelligence assessment on 26 April that accused the Syrian military of using the nerve agent sarin against the town of Khan Shaykhun on 4 April, but did not explain how...

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South Korea to procure additional early-warning radars

South Korea’s Defence Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has announced a plan to acquire additional early-warning radar systems in what it said was a response to the growing threat of missile attack from North Korea....

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Milosh readies for production

Yugoimport-SDPR has confirmed that development of its latest Milosh 4×4 multipurpose armoured vehicle (MPAV) is complete and production can commence when orders are placed. Milosh is also referred to as the BOV M16 and...

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Boko Haram: Army commanders escape buried explosives

The Nigerian Army has said the Chief of Administration (Army), Major General IM Alkali and the Acting General Officer Commanding 7 Division Nigerian Army, Brigadier General VO Ezugwu’s convoy encountered and cleared 4 Improvised...

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UK Medical Response Training

The Defence Chemical Biological and Nuclear Centre (DCBRNC) based at Winterbourne Gunner in Wiltshire, designs and runs a total of eighteen courses that qualify individuals of all three branches of the UK armed services...

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CBRN Response: The Essentials

The murder of Kim Jong-nam in Malaysia with nerve agents and the gas attacks at Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib, Syria, are gruesome reminders of the dangerously toxic world we live in. Toxic incidents are...