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Nerve agents

Harry Sterling: Kurds find unlikely support from Turkey External link

Source country timescolonist Friday, August 18, 2017 9:36:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Nerveagents] gas[1]; nerve[1];

Entities: Saddam Hussein[1]; Recep Tayyip Erdogan[3];

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‘The Kurds have no friends but the mountains.” For many Kurds, that sombre saying is a reality that has plagued them for centuries. Constantly dominated or occupied by others, often discriminated against by stronger forces denying them a homeland of their own, the 25 million Kurdish people of the.......

Why do onions make you cry? External link

Source country bendbulletin Friday, August 18, 2017 9:11:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Nerveagents] gas[1]; nerves[1];

Other categories: Tickeners;

Q: Why do onions make you cry? Cutting onions releases a compound called lachrymatory factor, which is really just a fancy way of saying tear-causing compound. The exact process of how that compound was made was a bit of a mystery until recently. Chemists from Case Western University have now.......

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Sarin

How Syria Gassed Its People While the World Watched External link

Source country haaretz Friday, August 18, 2017 5:36:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Sarin] nerve agents[1]; reports[1]; reported[3]; sarin gas[1]; Chemical Weapons[3]; chemical weapon[1]; nerve agent[2]; research[3]; chemical weapons[21]; sarin[12]; start[1]; report[2]; Sarin[2]; reporting[3]; started[1]; Research[2];

Entities: Ake Sellstrom[1]; Khan Sheikhoun[2]; Angela Kane[1]; Bashar Assad[1]; Ahmet Uzumcu[1]; Carla del Ponte[2]; Donald Trump[1]; Walid Muallem[1]; Fayssal Mekdad[1];

Other categories: Chemical threats; V agents; Ricin; Nerve agents; OPCW;

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Angela Kane said: "Why, my God, three-and-a half years later, has more progress not been made in clearing up the inconsistencies? If I was the head of an organization like that ... I would go to Damascus and I would confront these people,"

Ahmet Uzumcu said: "The secretariat has fulfilled, accurately and entirely, the tasks they were asked to fulfil and will remain within our limitations as far as our mandate is concerned,"

Ake Sellstrom said: "that someone can produce sarin today, or sarin has been hidden,"

They suspect that President Bashar al-Assad's regime, while appearing to cooperate with international inspectors, secretly maintained or developed a new chemical weapons capability. They say Syria hampered inspectors, gave them incomplete or misleading information, and turned to using chlorine bombs when its supplies of other chemicals dwindled....

تسلسل زمني-تسلسل زمني للتحقيقات في أسلحة سوريا الكيماوية External link

Source country ara-reuters Friday, August 18, 2017 5:07:00 AM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Sarin] السارين[2]; غاز السارين[1];

Entities: John Kerry[1]; Sergei Lavrov[1];

Other categories: Chemical threats; WHO; Warfare; Mustard gas; OPCW;

(رويترز) - 2013 - وزير الخارجية الأمريكي جون كيري يتوصل إلى اتفاق مع نظيره الروسي سيرجي لافروف بشأن التخلص من أسلحة سوريا الكيماوية. - الأمين العام للأمم المتحدة بان جي مون يؤسس بعثة الأمم المتحدة للتحقيق في مزاعم استخدام الأسلحة الكيماوية في الجمهورية العربية السورية....

A timeline-chronology of the investigations in Syria's weapons chemical

(Reuters) - 2013 - US Secretary of State John Kerry to reach agreement with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov on the disposal of weapons of Syria chemical. - the Secretary-General of the United Nations that JI Moon establishes the United Nations mission to investigate allegations of the use of chemical weapons in the Syrian Arab Republic.

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Soman

Identifying toxic threats, preparing for surprise External link

Source country homelandsecuritynewswire Friday, August 11, 2017 2:52:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Soman] nerve agents[1]; soman[1];

Other categories: Chemical threats;

Predicting chemical attacks is no small task, especially when there are so many toxic substances. There is no crystal ball to aid us in sorting through them all to identify and characterize the potential threats. Instead, intelligence and defense communities use a broad network of tools to forecast hazards to safeguard our warfighters and nation....

Breakthrough in countering deadly VX External link

Source country homelandsecuritynewswire Wednesday, August 2, 2017 4:38:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Soman] nerve agents[2]; soman[1]; chemical weapon[5]; nerve agent[1]; Nerve Agent[1];

Entities: Bashar Assad[2]; Saddam Hussein[2];

Other categories: Chemical threats; V agents; Mustard gas; Artificial Tissues Adverse Effects;

First developed in the United Kingdom in the early 1950s, VX is one of the most toxic chemical weapon threats facing soldiers on the battlefield – and civilians as well, as the use by VX by Saddam Hussein and Bashar al-Assad shows. DoD currently uses the Reactive Skin Decontamination Lotion ( RSDL ).......

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Tabun

Journey to America full of terror, love and courage External link

Source country azcentral Monday, July 3, 2017 7:34:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Tabun] nerve agents[1]; Tabun[1];

Entities: Saddam Hussein[1]; Shakir Ali[2]; Che Guevara[1]; Fidel Castro[1]; Laurent Gbagbo[1]; Harry Potter[1];

Other categories: Nerve agents; Mustard gas;

Milyxa Garcia - Cuba. “My father was a communist in Cuba, and I was too, when I was a little girl," said Milyxa Garcia. "He was an idealist like Che Guevara when he was a young guy. He began to realize that many things he dreamed of were not real and began to state his opinion....

News Journey to America full of terror, love and courage Journey to America full of terror, love and courage Everybody has a story. Ten refugees tell External link

Source country courier-journal Friday, June 30, 2017 5:16:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Milyxa Garcia - Cuba. “My father was a communist in Cuba, and I was too, when I was a little girl," said Milyxa Garcia. "He was an idealist like Che Guevara when he was a young guy. He began to realize that many things he dreamed of were not real and began to state his opinion....

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V agents

How Syria Gassed Its People While the World Watched External link

Source country haaretz Friday, August 18, 2017 5:36:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Vagents] VX[1]; nerve agent[2];

Entities: Ake Sellstrom[1]; Khan Sheikhoun[2]; Angela Kane[1]; Bashar Assad[1]; Ahmet Uzumcu[1]; Carla del Ponte[2]; Donald Trump[1]; Walid Muallem[1]; Fayssal Mekdad[1];

Other categories: Chemical threats; Ricin; Nerve agents; OPCW; Sarin;

Quotes... Quotes in this article

Angela Kane said: "Why, my God, three-and-a half years later, has more progress not been made in clearing up the inconsistencies? If I was the head of an organization like that ... I would go to Damascus and I would confront these people,"

Ahmet Uzumcu said: "The secretariat has fulfilled, accurately and entirely, the tasks they were asked to fulfil and will remain within our limitations as far as our mandate is concerned,"

Ake Sellstrom said: "that someone can produce sarin today, or sarin has been hidden,"

They suspect that President Bashar al-Assad's regime, while appearing to cooperate with international inspectors, secretly maintained or developed a new chemical weapons capability. They say Syria hampered inspectors, gave them incomplete or misleading information, and turned to using chlorine bombs when its supplies of other chemicals dwindled....

SPECIAL REPORT-How Syria continued to gas its people as the world looked on External link

Source country trust Thursday, August 17, 2017 12:33:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Vagents] VX[1]; nerve agent[2];

Entities: Ake Sellstrom[1]; Richard Woods[1]; Khan Sheikhoun[2]; Angela Kane[1]; Bashar Assad[1]; Ahmet Uzumcu[1]; Carla del Ponte[2]; Donald Trump[1]; Walid Muallem[1]; Fayssal Mekdad[1]; Janet McBride[2];

Other categories: Chemical threats; Ricin; Nerve agents; OPCW; Sarin;

Quotes... Quotes in this article

Angela Kane said: "Why, my God, three-and-a half years later, has more progress not been made in clearing up the inconsistencies? If I was the head of an organisation like that ... I would go to Damascus and I would confront these people,"

Ahmet Uzumcu said: "The secretariat has fulfilled, accurately and entirely, the tasks they were asked to fulfil and will remain within our limitations as far as our mandate is concerned,"

Ake Sellstrom said: "that someone can produce sarin today, or sarin has been hidden,"

When they were finally let into the building, it was empty. They found no trace of banned chemicals. "Look, there is nothing to see," said the general, known to the inspectors as Sharif, opening the door. So why were the inspectors kept waiting? The Syrians said they were getting the necessary.......

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