Daily Archives: August 26, 2008

Americans Urged to Prepare For Emergencies During National Preparedness Month

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Ready Campaign (www.ready.gov) is sponsoring the fifth annual National Preparedness Month (NPM) in September with support from more than 2,700 NPM coalition members, the largest amount to date. NPM coalition members, consisting of national, … Continue reading

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Russia / Georgia (Country threat levels – 3 / 4):

On 26 August 2008 Russian President Dmitry Medvedev recognized both Abkhazia and South Ossetia and ordered the foreign ministry to sign partnership agreements with the two Georgian separatist regions. Various Western governments and international organizations have strongly criticized the move, … Continue reading

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