Tuesday Emerging Threats

My Tuesday Emerging Threats for UPI. Click on headline for full story.

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Dec. 30 (UPI) — One of the few remaining stockpiles of VX nerve agent has been safely destroyed, according to the U.S. Army Chemical Materials Agency.

KABUL, Afghanistan, Dec. 30 (UPI) — As the security situation on the ground in Afghanistan has intensified, a unit of U.S. Air Force reservists has performed more than 1,100 rescue missions.

WASHINGTON, Dec. 30 (UPI) — More than 1 million truck drivers have been approved to transport hazardous material in the United States, the Transportation Security Administration says.

NICOSIA, Cyprus, Dec. 30 (UPI) — The mine-removal operation taking place in Cyprus’s buffer zone could end in January without new funding from the international community.

MANILA, Philippines, Dec. 30 (UPI) — A government official in the Philippines says the county’s security objectives include ending the communist rebellion and resuming peace talks in the south.
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s