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UN Peacekeepers began training the 4th week of July and will complete their nine week training by October 1st. They are learning English, as well as US weapon systems and Urban Warfare training.
How many troops are training? 386,000 troops!
The Center of Disease Control ordered $11 million worth of antibiotics. Where are they going? FEMA Region lll. When are they due? October 1st. This coupled with the fact that the World Health Organization held an emergency meeting, its second such meeting in its history, to discuss MERS Coronavirus. This is quite unsettling. The WHO determined that a vaccine MUST be in place by October 1st.
Periodic testing of GPS and Communications satellites is normal, but coordinating their testing for the first time, with a testing date of September 29th, is noteworthy.
All DHS agents MUST now qualify with sidearm, shotgun and AR 15’s by September 28th. Less lethal qualifications are not mentioned. Has one eye brow raised? The DHS will receive 2800 Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles (MRAP’s) that must be delivered by October 1st.
All National Guard units will complete their annual two week training in riot control and disaster assistance. All units MUST have their training complete by September 30th. However, the Eastern-based Coast Guard units will not be performing their usual training in the Gulf, this year they will be trained in Virginia and Delaware for 10 days beginning September 26th.
Coincidently, the Emergency Broadcast System will begin daily testing beginning on September 25th thru October 2nd. All of this kind of reminds me of the bomb sniffing dogs being trained at the Boston Marathon for the first time ever.
FEMA purchase orders deserve a little attention too. They ordered over $14.2 million for MREs and heater meals and 22 million pouches of emergency water, to be delivered to Region III by October 1st. An additional order of $13.6 million worth of MRE’s and heater meals will be delivered to Austin by October 1st.
U.S. military will not be permitted leave from September 28th thru November 5th. NORCOMM’s yearly training for civil unrest is suspended until September 27th. To be performed in northeast coastal areas. Date for release of QE3 report has been moved to October 16th.
Over 300 school systems will be issued a 3 day emergency kit for each student in September.
The retired Senator’s national preparedness research was sparked by a comment Donald Trump made during a recent appearance on Fox News' “On the Record with Greta Van Susteren.” Songstad included a video version of his findings with his notice. His video is going viral.
September is National Preparedness Month (NPM) and beginning today, the Townsquare News Network will present a month-long series on how you can get you and your family ready for any eventuality.
ATLANTA, Aug. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The U.S. Small Business Administration reminds homeowners, renters, businesses and non-profit organizations of the deadline to submit disaster loan applications for damages due to severe storms and flooding between July 18-21, 2013. The deadline to apply for physical damage is Oct. 1, 2013
The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is October 1, 2013. The deadline to return economic injury applications is May 2, 2014.
Ospreys eyed for joint disaster drill in October, Japan and the United States are considering using U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey aircraft in a joint disaster drill planned for October
The U.S. Air Force is shutting down a key part of its network for tracking satellites and orbital debris, possibly as soon as Oct. 1, according to an Aug. 1 memo obtained by SpaceNews. Gen. William Shelton, commander of Air Force Space Command, “has directed that the Air Force Space Surveillance System be closed and all sites vacated” effective Oct. 1, the memo said.
Open enrollment in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s (PPACA’s) exchanges begins on October 1, 2013, with coverage taking effect on January 1, 2014. While the federal government has announced that it will not release official information on plan participation and premiums until September, some information has been released by the states.
The United States is set to run out of borrowing authority in mid-October, leaving the government at a high risk of not being able to pay for Social Security checks, military salaries and other operations, the Obama administration said Monday.
The announcement, which comes at the early end of what many in Washington were anticipating, creates a new crisis point in the nation’s protracted fight over the size and role of government.
Originally posted by FlyersFan
ATS Thread - Autistic Boy Predicts End of the World October 1st 2013
Something you might find interesting with keeping with the events in October theme ...
Originally posted by cheesy
reply to post by Annunak1
Prepare and don't fear what is coming. Because fear won't help you
Wowww wo..i like you word Mr!! so Powerfull!
Originally posted by chiefsmom
I have a question, regarding the Financial year end, that is also in October.
People are saying that is why the government is spending all the money now, with everything to be delivered by October first. Ok, I get that and yes it makes sense.
But why are they spending so much money on things, and sending the majority of it to Region III?
Why wouldn't you divide it between all the regions?
Originally posted by cheesy
reply to post by darkbake
where do you live mr? go hug pray for you fam and love one..that will make you more strong when a problem come..
i dont have a shelter here..averything is old, i dont have bunker, and a food supply is so expensive here..all i can do just get more fuel to save..maybe a drum..i cant get more because i will get jail if police know it..