Category: CBRN


US officials blame Iran for tanker attack

Key Points Bolton and Pompeo have accused Iran of bombing tankers anchored off Al-Fujairah US officials also claim that military deployments announced before the attack have deterred Iran Senior US officials have gone on...


Country Profile: Czech Republic

By: Cpt. Ing. Michal Setnička, Ph.D. Fire Rescue Service of the Czech Republic and Population Protection Institute Integrated Rescue System The primary mission of the Fire Rescue Service (FRS) of CR is to protect...


Vehicle scanning plugs a perceived vulnerability

Solutions are needed to detect potential vehicle-borne threats to terminal and airfield infrastructure The screening of vehicles at airports has become a priority after high-profile terrorist attacks on airports in recent years, particularly at...


German Army to receive Mungo reconnaissance nuclear/chemical variant

The German Ministry of Defence (MoD) plans to procure nine air-transportable Mungo armoured multirole transport nuclear/chemical (A/C) reconnaissance vehicles from Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) for EUR51 million (USD57 million), including training and maintenance, according to...


Chile set to procure Canadian Coyote LAVs for marines

The Chilean government has given green light to the procurement of a dozen second-hand Coyote 8×8 armoured scout vehicles for the navy’s Marine Corps, military sources in Santiago told Jane’s . Deliveries are expected...


US-Iran confrontation scenarios

Key findings For the duration of President Donald Trump’s first term, the most likely outcome to the US-Iran confrontation is periodic inconclusive escalation. The US is unlikely to initiate a war with Iran during...


Pandora Report: 5.24.2019

Happy Friday fellow fans of biodefense! We hope you had a lovely week and are ready to get your dose of all things health security…starting with the role of investors in pushing restaurant chains...


Syria offensive raises chemical attack fears

The apparent lack of progress that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s forces are making in a new offensive has raised concerns that they will resort to using chemical weapons. “Unfortunately, we continue to see signs...

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