Muscat: Recognising the shared threat posed by weapons of mass destruction (WMD) across the globe, the United States Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) and the Sultanate of Oman recently announced the completion of a week-long Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear
, and Explosives Commodity Identification Training and Interdiction Table-top Exercise (CBRNe CIT and TTX) at the Royal Oman Police (ROP) Customs Academy in Muscat.
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Going forward, by integrating MHI's superlative product design development technologies and CIT's outstanding capacity in robot R&D, the two partners look to develop and manufacture robots that will contribute to control and support operations not only at NPPs but in all CBRNE disaster areas: chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear
Gwyn Winfield, from the CBRNe World magazine specialised in chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear
and explosive weapons (http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/articles/500506/20130821/syria-chemical-attack-accident-caused-free-syrian.htm) told
These attacks provided a harsh wake-up call to the Department, forcing it to seriously consider the previously unimaginable, including the use of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear
and explosive (CBRNE) weapons of mass destruction (WMD).
With this acquisiiton, DCS will improve its support of US Army, Air Force and Navy clients and will secure additional subject matter expertise in chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear
and explosives (CBRNe) defence, the buyer said.
BOMB expert Andy Oppenheimer is an acclaimed specialist in chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear
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A 15-member advance party of a US military radiation control team arrived Saturday at Yokota Air Base in western Tokyo to help Japan deal with its worst nuclear crisis, Kyodo News Agency reported, citing a US military official.The full 155-person Initial Response Force, comprising Marines trained in chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear
and high-yield explosion operations is deployed to Yokota, the report said.The force is capable of providing monitoring support to detect and identify agents, while also conducting casualty search, rescue, personnel decontamination and emergency medical care, it said, adding that the force can assist and advise Japanese authorities if requested.
The 91st successfully deployed a battalion (with 60 vehicles) and facilitated the movement of a brigade headquarters and support battalion (with 129 vehicles) from the 10th Sustainment Brigade, while simultaneously conducting law enforcement operations and carrying out chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear
, and high-yield explosives consequence management response force responsibilities.
The battalion then redeployed to the United States and was hurriedly pushed through the reset program in order to provide support for an 18-month joint task force-civil support chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear
, and high yield explosives mission.
What could the EU do to ensure a coordinated European response to infectious diseases and other serious cross-border health threats, such as chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear
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