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2QT2BSTR8 Donating Member (320 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 01:38 PM
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Biological weapons base reopens after scare
Source: MSNBC

SALT LAKE CITY A Utah military base that carries out tests to protect troops against biological attacks was locked down for nearly 12 hours overnight because a small amount of a nerve agent was unaccounted for. *VX nerve gas*

It reopened early Thursday, officials said, after the missing vial was located.

Read more: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/41288977/ns/us_news-life/



I am surprised I am the first to be posting this.
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madmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 01:39 PM
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1. You are not it was posted earlier this morning.
Edited on Thu Jan-27-11 01:42 PM by madmom
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2QT2BSTR8 Donating Member (320 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 01:42 PM
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2. Cross link please? I searched the forums and found squat.
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madmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 01:44 PM
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3. just edited to add link in previous post
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siligut Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 02:04 PM
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4. This is actually an update
The earlier articles didn't say it was a small vial of nerve gas. So the lockdown wasn't due to a spill or hazard, it was to prevent any material from leaving the base.
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