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Emergency and Disaster Management Week in Review, February 15, 2016

Apple battles the FBI over access to one of the San Bernardino shooter's iPhone, the World Bank offers funding to those most affected by the Zika virus, the U.S. implements sanctions and shows South Korean support amid rising tensions over North Korea, Flint, MI receives funding from state and federal government for bills and testing, and President Obama signs a disaster declaration for an Alaskan village hit by what may be the most powerful storm ever in the Bering Sea.

North Korea Threatens Electromagnetic Pulse Attack on US

EDM Tuesday Briefing: Obama Calls For Gun Restrictions, Oregon Standoff Continues, Water Emergency in MI

President Obama is set to unveil new actions aimed at reducing gun violence in the U.S., the FBI seeks a peaceful resolution to the Oregon standoff at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, and Michigan considers making an official emergency declaration due to contaminated water in Flint.

EDM Tuesday Briefing: Senate Gun Vote, New CA Fires, Heat Wave, Power Grid