South Africa Biological Chronology
This annotated chronology tracks news coverage of selected biological-related stories pertaining to South Africa for the years 1936 to 2005 and is no longer being regularly updated. Inclusion in this chronology does not necessarily indicate that a particular development is of direct or indirect proliferation significance. Some entries provide international or domestic context for technological development and national policymaking. Moreover, some entries may refer to developments with positive consequences for nonproliferation.
This material is produced independently for NTI by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies at the Monterey Institute of International Studies and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of and has not been independently verified by NTI or its directors, officers, employees, or agents.
An annotated chronology of biological-related developments in South Africa
the Biological Threat
This article provides an overview of South Africa’s historical and current policies relating to nuclear, chemical, biological and missile proliferation.
Global Security Newswire
July 3, 2014
An international team wants to closely watch how future technologies could make the world's deadliest poisons easier to produce and harder to regulate.
May 15, 2013
The U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China, had to close its visa office following the discovery of an unknown white powder, the Los Angeles Times reported on Tuesday.