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Nerve agents

DoD Officials Discuss Countering WMD, Threats Posed By Synthetic Biology External link

Source country foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:47:00 PM CET | info [other]

Source: United States Department of Defense. Headline: DoD Officials Discuss Countering WMD, Threats Posed By Synthetic Biology. WASHINGTON, March 23, 2017 — Senior defense officials detailed before a House panel today Defense Department programs for countering traditional weapons of mass.......

Patrick Cronin, Donald Trump critic, named to Pentagon post External link

Source country washtimes Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:51:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [Nerveagents] agents[3]; nerve[1]; agent[1];

Entities: Bill Gertz[1]; George W Bush[1]; Elliot Abrams[1]; Donald Trump[3]; James Mattis[1]; Kim Jong-un[1]; Joseph Dunford[1]; Jeff Davis[1]; Patrick Cronin[2];

Other categories: V agents; Radiological threats;

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Patrick Cronin said: “After Donald Trump’s triumphant election, I turned to the mission of how I could help the president and his national security team,” “Attack me for expressing my personal views about candidates during our democratic election process, but please judge me by my faithful and unstinting commitment to support President Trump, his administration, and above all the United States of America”

Patrick Cronin , an Asian security expert with the Democrat-leaning Center for New American Security, has been named to the plum post of director of a key Pentagon think tank, the Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies. The appointment was announced March 10 in a notice from the center that said Mr....

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Sarin

How chlorine gas became a weapon in Syria's civil war External link

Source country aljazeera-en Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:16:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [Sarin] Chemical weapons[1]; sarin[3]; chemical weapons[2]; sarin gas[1]; Chemical Weapons[3]; report[4]; chemical weapon[1];

Entities: Ole Solvang[1];

Other categories: Mustard gas; Chemical threats; Nerve agents; Chocking agent;

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Ole Solvang said: "We saw chlorine appearing as a weapon in Syria for the first time in 2014,"

Ole Solvang explained: "This is, of course, horrific because it is a violation of the Chemical Weapons Convention that Syria is a part of," "It's horrific for the victims, but also because it really undermines one of the strongest bans on any weapon in international humanitarian law and what we're really concerned about is that the government's continued use of chemical attacks will undermine this ban and lower the threshold for other countries to also use it [chlorine]"

Ole Solvang said: "It's a terrifying weapon to most people,"

Mohamed Tennari, a medical doctor, was visiting an electronics repair shop in the northwestern Syrian village of Sarmin to have a broken internet router fixed. The store was owned by family friend Waref Taleb. Tennari left the router with Taleb and returned the following day to collect it. Taleb did not charge him for the fix....

Killing Kim Jong Nam: VX as an Agent of Assassination and Its Implications External link

Source country cbrneportal Thursday, March 23, 2017 10:23:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [Sarin] nerve agents[5]; Chemical weapons[1]; nerve –agent[1]; sarin[4]; chemical weapons[5]; Chemical Weapons[1]; GB[2]; chemical weapon[1]; nerve agent[4];

Entities: Jong Nam[3]; Kim Jong Il[9]; Kim Yong Nam[3];

Other categories: Mustard gas; Chemical threats; V agents; Nerve agents; Warfare;

On February 13,2017, the estranged half-brother of the North Korean dictator Kim Jong Il, Kim Jong Nam, was assassinated by two female operatives- one Vietnamese and the other Indonesian using the highly toxic synthetic neurotoxin (nerve agent) VX in a public and international venue –the Kuala Lumpur International Airport....

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Soman

Qu'est-ce que le VX, le roi des poisons qui a tué Kim Jong-nam? External link

Source country lejdd Wednesday, March 8, 2017 3:58:00 PM CET | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Soman] soman[1]; gaz[3];

Entities: Kim Jong-un[1]; Olivier Lepick[4];

Other categories: Nuclear safety; OPCW; Tabun; Radiological threats; Sarin;

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Olivier Lepick précise: "Il faut alors compter 30 milligrames par kilo par minute par mètre cube"

C'est le VX qui a été utilisé pour assassiner Kim Jong-nam. (Reuters) La scène filmée par les caméras de vidéosurveillance n'a duré qu'une poignée de secondes, le 13 février, en plein aéroport de Kuala Lumpur (Malaisie) . Kim Jong-nam, le demi-frère de Kim Jong-un, le dirigeant de Corée du Nord, se.......

What is the rxp, king poisons that killed Kim chong-nam?

This is the VX which was used to assassinate Kim chong-nam. (Reuters) the scene televised by the video surveillance cameras lasted only a few seconds, on 13 February, in full airport of Kuala Lumpur (malaysia). Kim chong-nam, the half-brother of Kim Jong-un, the leader of North Korea, is....

Nokor’s chemical threat External link

Source country manilatimes Friday, March 3, 2017 7:19:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [Soman] chemical weapons[6]; Chemical Weapons[1]; Soman[1]; chemical weapon[1]; nerve agent[2];

Other categories: Bromine; Phosgene oxime; Chemical threats; Cyanogen chloride; Adamsite; Potassium cyanide; Sodium; V agents; Diphosgene; Methyl; Nerve agents; Tabun;

The murder of Kim Jong-nam in Malaysia has all the elements of a Hollywood murder mystery movie, but the dangers it poses are real. Earlier, Malaysian authorities found that Kim, the half-brother of North Korean leader King Jong-un, died after exposure to a VX nerve agent, a banned chemical weapon....

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V agents

Patrick Cronin, Donald Trump critic, named to Pentagon post External link

Source country washtimes Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:51:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [Vagents] VX[1]; nerve agent[1];

Entities: Bill Gertz[1]; George W Bush[1]; Elliot Abrams[1]; Donald Trump[3]; James Mattis[1]; Kim Jong-un[1]; Joseph Dunford[1]; Jeff Davis[1]; Patrick Cronin[2];

Other categories: Nerve agents; Radiological threats;

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Patrick Cronin said: “After Donald Trump’s triumphant election, I turned to the mission of how I could help the president and his national security team,” “Attack me for expressing my personal views about candidates during our democratic election process, but please judge me by my faithful and unstinting commitment to support President Trump, his administration, and above all the United States of America”

Patrick Cronin , an Asian security expert with the Democrat-leaning Center for New American Security, has been named to the plum post of director of a key Pentagon think tank, the Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies. The appointment was announced March 10 in a notice from the center that said Mr....

Is Hong Kong ready to combat global terrorism? External link

Source country scmp Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:22:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [Vagents] VX[1]; nerve agent[1];

Entities: Kim Jong-un[1];

Other categories: Chemical threats; Nerve agents;

Few major cities have been spared from acts of terror in recent years, and Hong Kong’s connections to mainland China give terrorists a potential motive. By 23 Mar 2017. Phar Kim Beng A man lays flowers outside New Scotland Yard in central London. Scotland Yard said police have made seven arrests.......

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