Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, had 12 vials of antidote for the nerve agent VX in his bag at the time he was poisoned at the Kuala Lumpur international airport earlier this year, according to testimony on Wednesday.
SARIN (as in the news recently for being used against UN regulation in Seria), VX gas (infamous gas used in the film The Rock, though highly exaggerated), and other lethal nerve agents are explained here via useful, applicable, & easy to understand FAQ by the US Center for Disease Control (CDC: a very reliable source) in coordination with other chemical protection agencies. Important information to know as a world citizen.
It’s been a little while since the last post on chemical warfare agents on the site, in which we looked at the G series nerve agents, including sarin and tabun. The second of the two graphics…
[Photo] Brightly painted Willys MB Jeep leading B-24J aircraft at an unknown USAAF Air Field; note the special orange paint within National Insignia on hood, which changed colors when exposed to nerve agents