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» Army Reprimanded General Involved in ISIS Fight
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
Maj. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard, the Army’s former deputy commander for Middle East operations, guided a contract to former West Point classmates, officials said.
» Iraqi Families Return to Fragile Stability in Tikrit After Liberation From ISIS
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
The Islamic State was driven from Tikrit, the hometown of Saddam Hussein and the largest city the terrorist group has lost in either Iraq or Syria.
» In Baseball Hacking Case, Blunder Helps F.B.I. Solve One Riddle (Where?) but Not Another (Who?)
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Federal Bureau of Investigation
A slip-up led investigators to trace a breach of the Astros’ database to a home used by Cardinals employees, but pinpointing the intruder or intruders is more of a challenge.
» Hacking Grounds Flights of Poland’s National Airline
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Cyberwarfare
If confirmed, the attack would be one of the first instances in which flights were canceled or delayed because of a malicious hacking.
» U.S. Says Drone Killed an ISIS Operative
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
The Pentagon said that a “person of interest” in the 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya, died in coordinated airstrikes in Mosul, Iraq, on June 15.
» Army Reprimanded a Top General Involved in ISIS Fight
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
Maj. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard, the Army’s former deputy commander for Middle East operations, guided a contract to former West Point classmates, officials said.
» U.S. drone strike kills Islamic State militant linked to Benghazi
22/06/15 22:56 from DEBKAFile
A U.S. airstrike in Iraq has killed an Islamic State militant suspected of involvement in the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, that killed U.S. Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other Americans, the Pentagon said on Monday. Col...
» Greece offers new proposals to avert default, creditors see hope
22/06/15 21:45 from Search Results
Greece offers new proposals to avert default, creditors see hope Asian shares bolstered by hopes for Greek deal U.S. and EU face 'heavy lift' to get trade deal: EU ambassador Taliban attack Afghanistan's parliament, seize second district...
» FBI Looking For Miami Chase Bank Robber - CBS Local
22/06/15 21:29 from fbi - Google News
CBS Local FBI Looking For Miami Chase Bank Robber CBS Local MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The FBI has released surveillance pictures of a man wanted for a bank robbery in Miami. The man, sporting a dark-colored baseball cap and V-neck shirt, walked...
» Rep. Hunter to besieged major: CIA should be paying you - ArmyTimes.com
22/06/15 21:23 from cia - Google News
Rep. Hunter to besieged major: CIA should be paying you ArmyTimes.com The Army alleges that Golsteyn, in a job interview with the CIA , admitted to killing an unarmed Afghan in Marjah, Afghanistan in 2010. Golsteyn believed the man to be...
» FBI tracks hate crimes in Utah - Daily Herald
22/06/15 20:22 from fbi - Google News
FBI tracks hate crimes in Utah Daily Herald UTAH COUNTY—Since the church shooting in Charleston last week, and as the divide between races seems to enlarge, many are wondering why hate crimes prevail in 2015. The FBI analyzes this statis...
» U.S. strike kills Islamic State militant linked to Benghazi attacks
22/06/15 20:19 from National Security: National Security, Pentagon & Defense Department News - The Washington Post
A U.S. airstrike in Iraq has killed an Islamic State militant suspected of involvement in the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, that killed U.S. Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other Americans, the Pentagon said Monday.Read fu...
» Pentagon: Extremist suspected in Benghazi attack killed in US airstrike
22/06/15 20:07 from News - Stripes
Pentagon: Extremist suspected in Benghazi attack killed in US airstrike Defense Department spokesman Col. Steve Warren says Ali Awni al-Harzi "operated closely" with Islamic State-associated extremists in North Africa and the Middle East...
» In Baseball Hacking Case, Blunder Helps FBI Solve One Riddle (Where?) but ... - New York Times
22/06/15 20:00 from Cyberwar - Google News
New York Times In Baseball Hacking Case, Blunder Helps FBI Solve One Riddle (Where?) but ... New York Times WASHINGTON — As F.B.I. agents try to build a case against personnel in the St. Louis Cardinals' front office who are accused ...
» White House tries for a leaner National Security Council
22/06/15 20:00 from National Security: National Security, Pentagon & Defense Department News - The Washington Post
The White House acknowledged Monday, at least indirectly, that its vast National Security Council staff, the subject of considerable criticism both within and outside the administration, has grown unwieldy and could use some streamlining...
» Will the left ever get religion?
22/06/15 20:00 from openDemocracy
Can there ever be a truly successful, secular revolution?  Credit: http://blindgossip.com/ . All rights reserved. Why does religion drive so many people nuts? That’s the question that opens and closes our debate on religion and soci...
» OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY: OPM head tries to... - The Hill
22/06/15 19:52 from cybersecurity - Google News
WJCL News OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY : OPM head tries to... The Hill Welcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY , your daily rundown of the biggest news in the world of hacking and data privacy. We're here to connect the dots as leaders in gove...
» Pincus: Tough questions on Iraq, and tough answers too.
22/06/15 19:38 from National Security: National Security, Pentagon & Defense Department News - The Washington Post
It’s time for a reality check on Iraq and the broader fight against the Islamic State.The issues were sharply laid out last Wednesday at a House Armed Services Committee hearing on U.S. policy and strategy in the Middle East when several...
» In FBI Sting, Informants Impersonated Islamic State Fighters to Convince Man ... - Firedoglake
22/06/15 19:38 from fbi - Google News
In FBI Sting, Informants Impersonated Islamic State Fighters to Convince Man ... Firedoglake A thirty-eight year-old Ohio man was targeted in an FBI sting operation and arrested on June 19 on charges of attempting to “provide material su...
» LOpht's warnings about the Internet drew notice but little action - Washington Post
22/06/15 19:26 from Cyberwar - Google News
Washington Post LOpht's warnings about the Internet drew notice but little action Washington Post “If you're looking for computer security , then the Internet is not the place to be,” said Mudge, then 27 and looking like a biblic...
» The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP - CIO
22/06/15 19:24 from CyberWar - Google News
The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP CIO The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, which runs the Navy's communications and information networks, signed a US$9.1 million contract earli...
» The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP - CIO New Zealand
22/06/15 19:23 from CyberWar - Google News
CIO New Zealand The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP CIO New Zealand The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, which runs the Navy's communications and information networks, signed a U...
» The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP - Techworld Australia
22/06/15 19:23 from CyberWar - Google News
Techworld Australia The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP Techworld Australia The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, which runs the Navy's communications and information networks, si...
» The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP - ITworld
22/06/15 19:22 from CyberWar - Google News
ITworld The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP ITworld The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, which runs the Navy's communications and information networks, signed a US$9.1 million co...
» Tower Hamlets: a victory for democracy or a neocolonial coup?
22/06/15 19:11 from openDemocracy
The ousting of Lutfur Rahman suggests that we expect different levels of behaviour from Bangadeshi politicians and those of the general white British political culture. Flickr/Alan Denney. Some rights reserved. Now the general elect...
» TTIP: a week of victories
22/06/15 19:11 from openDemocracy
Pressure from those concerned that the EU-US trade deal would hand over too much power to foreign corporations has been working on both sides of the Atlantic. Flickr/campact. Some rights reserved. Campaigning works. This is the clear mes...
» Millions of Samsung Galaxy Phones Vulnerable to Hacking - MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog)
22/06/15 19:10 from Cyberwar - Google News
MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog) Millions of Samsung Galaxy Phones Vulnerable to Hacking MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog) "It allows a hacker to take complete control of your phone. And that means they can delete all your pictur...
» NATO leaders working with South Dakota telemedicine hub on emergency ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune
22/06/15 19:07 from nato - Google News
Beaumont Enterprise NATO leaders working with South Dakota telemedicine hub on emergency ... Minneapolis Star Tribune "Right now when there's a disaster most countries will send some sort of aid; United States sends teams, Roman...
» Mothers and sons. On children who have died in UK prisons
22/06/15 19:05 from openDemocracy
Joseph Scholes and Adam Rickwood died within weeks of being placed in penal institutions. Carolyne Willow met the boys’ mothers, and tells their stories in her shocking book,  Children Behind Bars . Joseph Scholes Joseph’s story Jos...
» NATO Working With South Dakota Telemedicine Hub - ABC News
22/06/15 19:03 from nato - Google News
Chron.com NATO Working With South Dakota Telemedicine Hub ABC News NATO leaders are working with a telemedicine hub in southeast South Dakota to develop a multinational system that could deliver medical services remotely during natural o...
» Stop and search: young Londoners hold police to account
22/06/15 19:00 from openDemocracy
Nobody likes to be stopped, harassed and humiliated by the police. Young people are devising strategies to protect themselves. Still from Y-Stop, a Fully Focused film directed by Teddy Nigh Lately we have been visiting youth clubs and sc...
» The Vatican, the planet, and America
22/06/15 18:57 from openDemocracy
Pope Francis's document on the earth's future has become entangled in Vatican politics. But its most fraught reception will be in the United States. The Vatican press office is irate. It had hyped the publication of Pope Francis’s encycl...
» Hacking Grounds Flights of Poland's National Airline - New York Times
22/06/15 18:39 from Cyberwar - Google News
Telegraph.co.uk Hacking Grounds Flights of Poland's National Airline New York Times A report by the Government Accountability Office in April found that the Federal Aviation Administration in the United States should devote more reso...
» NATO Members’ Defense Spending, in Two Charts
22/06/15 18:36 from Defense One - All Content
The alliance’s easternmost members are ratcheting up their budgets as Russian threats loom.
» Hack toll rises again: FBI says 18 million people may have been hit - The Hill
22/06/15 18:31 from fbi - Google News
The Hill Hack toll rises again: FBI says 18 million people may have been hit The Hill FBI Director James Comey apparently made the estimate to senators in a closed-door briefing in recent weeks. He based his prediction off OPM data. The ...
» Straightening Europe’s crooked timber into a democratic eurozone 
22/06/15 18:22 from openDemocracy
Opposition to the direction of the Eurozone can be expressed through national democracies, for example through the election of Syriza, but this is now an inadequate form of political representation. Immanuel Kant. Wikicommons/ Public dom...
» How Israel balances cyber security, privacy - Al-Monitor
22/06/15 18:20 from CyberWar - Google News
Al-Monitor How Israel balances cyber security , privacy Al-Monitor Among the signatories of the letter are Boaz Dolev, formerly the head of Project Tehila, attorney Yoram Hacohen, the former head of the Law, Technology and Information Au...
» NATO taps Avera's eCare prowess for global disasters - Sioux Falls Argus Leader
22/06/15 18:13 from nato - Google News
NATO taps Avera's eCare prowess for global disasters Sioux Falls Argus Leader Sioux Falls is ground zero this week for a NATO project attempting to construct an international telemedicine network to help countries in times of disaste...
» Drone Operators’ Jobs Are Safe From Robots...For Now
22/06/15 18:03 from Defense One - All Content
A chief Air Force scientist says that there’s no way to automate drone-based intelligence collection without a major technological breakthrough.
» Bankrupt company's ex-managing director accused of lying to FBI about John ... - Dallas Morning News (blog)
22/06/15 18:03 from fbi - Google News
Dallas Morning News (blog) Bankrupt company's ex-managing director accused of lying to FBI about John ... Dallas Morning News (blog) According to the new indictment, Tantillo spoke with FBI special agents several times in Dallas, beg...
» Robert and Susan Downey to Produce White Collar FBI Movie 'Chasing Phil' for ... - Hollywood Reporter
22/06/15 17:50 from fbi - Google News
Hollywood Reporter Robert and Susan Downey to Produce White Collar FBI Movie 'Chasing Phil' for ... Hollywood Reporter Warner Bros. has preemptively picked up the film rights to book proposal Chasing Phil: The World's Greates...
» Mourning hymn of the Republic
22/06/15 17:48 from openDemocracy
Reactions to the terrorist activities of a white supremacist in Charleston serve as a timely reminder that “post-racial” America is still a long way off. Candlelight vigil for the victims of the Charleston church shooting. Light Brigadin...
» FBI: 19-Year-Old North Carolina Man Sympathetic to Islamic State Planned to ... - TheBlaze.com
22/06/15 17:43 from fbi - Google News
TheBlaze.com FBI : 19-Year-Old North Carolina Man Sympathetic to Islamic State Planned to ... TheBlaze.com According to documents from the North Carolina U.S. Attorney's Office, 19-year-old Justin Nojan Sullivan of Morganton told an ...
» Former Seneca Nation of Indians leader pleads guilty to lying to FBI - wivb.com
22/06/15 17:43 from fbi - Google News
Former Seneca Nation of Indians leader pleads guilty to lying to FBI wivb.com Mitchell pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI , a charge which carries a punishment of five years behind bars and a fine of up to $250,000. Another man who was i...
» Greece offers new plan to avert default, creditors see some hope
22/06/15 17:35 from Search Results
Greece offers new plan to avert default, creditors see some hope Wall Street rises on Greece optimism, Nasdaq ends at record Caterpillar will lay off workers due to mining sector slump Stocks climb on hopes over Greek deal, gold falls If...
» Much Ado about the South China Sea
22/06/15 17:28 from Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The FPA Global Affairs Blog Network
The spate of Chinese island building and island claiming in the South China Sea has raised the question of what, if anything, can be done about it. The answer has a lot to do with a reappraisal of the role of island possessions, territor...
» RICO Conspiracy Charged in Payday Lending Case - Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog)
22/06/15 17:23 from fbi - Google News
RICO Conspiracy Charged in Payday Lending Case Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog) It was investigated by the FBI , the United States Postal Inspection Service, and IRS Criminal Investigations. According to the informa...
» Druze lynch mob attacks wounded Syrians in Israeli ambulance. Two Israeli soldiers hurt
22/06/15 17:22 from DEBKAFile
Monday night, June 22, a Druze mob from the Golan village of Majdal Shams ambushed an Israeli ambulance carrying seriously injured Syrian rebel fighters to hospital, seized the vehicle and beat them up. They attacked Israeli troops who t...
» FBI Anti-LGBT Hate Crime Statistics Point To Reporting Problem - Vocativ
22/06/15 17:18 from fbi - Google News
Vocativ FBI Anti-LGBT Hate Crime Statistics Point To Reporting Problem Vocativ Vocativ crunched the latest FBI data from 2003 to 2013 and found that in addition to those three states, the top offenders were the District of Columbia, Neva...
» Twenty Sentenced in Drug Trafficking Conspiracy - Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog)
22/06/15 17:17 from fbi - Google News
Twenty Sentenced in Drug Trafficking Conspiracy Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog) Carter M. Stewart, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio, Angela L. Byers, Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau ...
» Scandal in the Ukrainian Security Service: Last Breath of the Old Political System?
22/06/15 17:15 from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation
On June 18, 248 Ukrainian lawmakers—out of the 422 present in the Verkhovna Rada...
» Homeland Security seeks local cybersecurity talent - Pensacola News Journal
22/06/15 17:10 from cybersecurity - Google News
Homeland Security seeks local cybersecurity talent Pensacola News Journal Much like opposing basketball coaches game planned against Michael Jordan, the hope of cybersecurity professionals is to contain cyberattacks, knowing they won'...
» Saakashvili Grapples With Daunting Odds in Ukraine’s Odesa
22/06/15 17:10 from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation
Three weeks ago, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko appointed Georgia’s former president, Mikheil...
» Financial Defaults May Loom for North Caucasian Republics
22/06/15 17:04 from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation
Russian news agencies reported in early June that Novgorod Oblast in central Russia had become the...
» Putin’s Economic Forum: Delays, Obfuscations and Irrelevance
22/06/15 16:56 from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation
The annual St. Petersburg economic forum used to be a major gathering of investors and...
» US General Denounces UN Human Rights Council Report on Gaza War
22/06/15 16:44 from Washington Free Beacon
U.S. Gen. Charles Wald, the leader of a task force of retired senior U.S. military officers who studied and reported on the 2014 Gaza War, issued a statement Monday denouncing the U.N. Human Rights Council’s report on that conflict.
» Russia Playing Role in Greece Debt Crisis and Potential Departure from Eurozone
22/06/15 16:40 from Washington Free Beacon
Fear of Greece’s growing relationship with Russia and President Vladimir Putin could play a large role in negotiations over the Greek debt crisis between the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and its member countries.
» NATO Defense Spending to Fall this Year Despite Russia Tensions - Newsweek
22/06/15 16:36 from Nato Russia - Google News
Newsweek NATO Defense Spending to Fall this Year Despite Russia Tensions Newsweek BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Military spending by NATO countries is set to fall again this year in real terms despite increased tensions with Russia and a pledge b...
» Bees Invade Capitol
22/06/15 16:33 from Washington Free Beacon
Around 15,000 bees invaded the Senate entrance of the Capitol Building on Friday.
» An Intriguing Premise and a Strong Performance Anchor Hacker Drama 'Mr. Robot' - Flavorwire
22/06/15 16:17 from Cyberwar - Google News
Flavorwire An Intriguing Premise and a Strong Performance Anchor Hacker Drama 'Mr. Robot' Flavorwire Despite the ridiculous title — and the inherent ridiculousness of characters talking about “ hacking ” with perfectly straight f...
» Jun. 22, 2015
22/06/15 16:12 from United States Defense and Military Forces - News - Times Topics - The New York Times
Jun. 22, 2015 Conflict Research Records Center, archive containing captured enemy documents and providing scholars with opportunity to examine inner workings of United States' foes, closes due to lack of Pentagon funding; critics point t...
» NATO working with South Dakota telemedicine hub to develop services - KSFY
22/06/15 16:05 from nato - Google News
NATO working with South Dakota telemedicine hub to develop services KSFY SIOUX FALLS - NATO leaders are working with a telemedicine hub in South Dakota on a plan to deliver medical services remotely during natural or manmade disasters. T...
» Congress presses VA to identify high-risk colleges
22/06/15 16:01 from News - Stripes
Congress presses VA to identify high-risk colleges A group of congressional Democrats believe so and on Monday asked the VA to give veterans researching the best use of the education benefits a heads up about for-profit colleges under in...
» Call for Papers: AALS 2016 Annual Meeting
22/06/15 16:00 from Just Security
Just Security We received word from our friend Deborah Pearlstein of a call for papers that is likely of interest to some Just Security readers, particularly those in legal academy. Here are the details: National Security Law Challenges ...
» Reuters: NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions - Kyiv Post
22/06/15 15:54 from Nato Russia - Google News
Kyiv Post Reuters: NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions Kyiv Post BRUSSELS - Military spending by NATO countries is set to fall again this year in real terms despite increased tensions with Russia and a pledge ...
» The deadly new age war - The Hindu
22/06/15 15:52 from CyberWar - Google News
The Hindu The deadly new age war The Hindu The National Critical Information Infrastructure Protection Centre (NCIIPC) was created and placed under the technical intelligence agency, the National Technical Research Organisation, to roll ...
» Top EPA Official Used Personal Email Address to Solicit Green Group’s Input
22/06/15 15:45 from Washington Free Beacon
A high-level official at the Environmental Protection Agency used a personal email address to collaborate with a left-wing environmental group on major greenhouse gas regulations, newly released emails show.
» TPP’s Failure Wouldn’t Doom Washington’s Asia Strategy 
22/06/15 15:32 from Defense One - All Content
A ‘no’ vote in Congress would be a setback, but there are other ways to counter China.
» Egyptian troops kill 22 terrorists plotting attacks in N. Sinai
22/06/15 15:29 from DEBKAFile
Security forces in Ismailia reported Monday that Egyptian forces had killed 22 terrorists plotting attacks on security targets in northern Sinai. The group was meeting outside a mosque south of Sheikh Suwaid town. Another four suspects w...
» A former FBI profiler reveals the 2 personality traits that helped turn Dylann ... - Business Insider
22/06/15 15:26 from fbi - Google News
Business Insider A former FBI profiler reveals the 2 personality traits that helped turn Dylann ... Business Insider In the wake of Dylann Roof's murder of nine churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina, forensic investigators are no...
» Iran-P5+1 nuclear talks at sensitive stage: Rouhani
22/06/15 15:11 from GlobalSecurity.org
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says negotiations between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries over Tehran's nuclear program have reached a sensitive stage.
» NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions - Yahoo! Maktoob News
22/06/15 15:11 from Nato Russia - Google News
Wall Street Journal NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions Yahoo! Maktoob News BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Military spending by NATO countries is set to fall again this year in real terms despite increased tensions with...
» NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions - Yahoo News
22/06/15 15:08 from Nato Russia - Google News
Wall Street Journal NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions Yahoo News BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Military spending by NATO countries is set to fall again this year in real terms despite increased tensions with Russia a...
» Russia And Belarus To Conduct S-400 Air Defense Drills In East Siberia, 40 ... - International Business Times
22/06/15 15:04 from missile defense - Google News
International Business Times Russia And Belarus To Conduct S-400 Air Defense Drills In East Siberia, 40 ... International Business Times Russia and Belarus will take part in joint exercises in east Siberia to test Moscow's advanced S...
» Watch 5 minutes of gameplay from cyberpunk RPG The Technomancer - VG247
22/06/15 14:52 from Cyberwar - Google News
VG247 Watch 5 minutes of gameplay from cyberpunk RPG The Technomancer VG247 The Technomancer is post-apocalyptic cyberpunk RPG developed by Bound of Flame and Mars: War Logs developer Spiders. The game was announced back in April with th...
» NSA, GCHQ targeted Kaspersky, other cybersecurity companies – Snowden docs - RT
22/06/15 14:51 from CyberWar - Google News
RT NSA, GCHQ targeted Kaspersky, other cybersecurity companies – Snowden docs RT Citing documents leaked by former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden more than two years ago, The Intercept reported Monday that the US National Securit...
» Raytheon wins DARPA 'science fiction' contract for hypersonic missile - RT
22/06/15 14:45 from missile defense - Google News
RT Raytheon wins DARPA 'science fiction' contract for hypersonic missile RT Existing ballistic missiles reach hypersonic speeds during the final stages of their flight, but are unable to change their trajectory, making them vulne...
» US pledges troops, equipment for NATO rapid response force - Reuters
22/06/15 14:44 from Nato Russia - Google News
Reuters US pledges troops, equipment for NATO rapid response force Reuters Russia's intervention over Ukraine has put NATO allies in eastern Europe on edge and triggered a series of military moves by the NATO alliance, including an a...
» SCOTUS Strikes Down Order for USDA Seizure of California Raisins
22/06/15 14:38 from Washington Free Beacon
The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that a federal program designed to regulate raisin supply and prices is unconstitutional.
» Lithuanian PM Denies Any Arms Supplies to Ukraine
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Lithuania has not made any decisions about supplying arms to Ukraine, the country's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius said on Sunday.
» Advanced Su-35, Su-30SM Jets to Be Deployed in Russia's Western Regions
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A squadron of new Su-35 and Su-30SM jet fighters will join the air forces of the Russian Western Military District by the end of 2015, the press office of the district reported.
» Russian Navy to Build New Aircraft Carrier After 2025 - Military Source
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The new vessel would lend support to the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier, the only aircraft carrier currently in the Russian Navy.
» German Army 30 Percent Underarmed - Bundeswehr Inspector
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The German armed forces are 30 percent underequipped and will need years to bring their lacking arsenals up to speed, Lt. General Bruno Kasdorf, Inspector of the German Army, warned in a radio interview on Sunday.
» Colombia vs. Venezuela: Fight for the Maritime Borders
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Both countries have claimed an area in the Gulf of Venezuela near the Guajira Peninsula since they gained independence from Spain in the 19th century. The main factor that gives strategic importance to these waters is the fact that it co...
» Russia Could Offer Iran Antey-2500 Instead of S-300
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Rumor has it that Russia and Iran will sign a deal for the delivery of the brand new Antey-2500 anti-ballistic missile systems as soon as the talks on recalling Tehran's $4 billion lawsuit against Russia regarding the non-delivery of S-3...
» China Creates High-Sensitive Electric 'Eye' to Revolutionize Space Docking
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Chinese space engineers designed the world's most sensitive sensor that enables autonomous rendezvous and docking of two spacecraft more safely and efficiently.
» US Condemns Taliban Attack on Afghan Parliament
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A group of heavily armed Taliban suicide bombers stormed Afghanistan's parliament Monday as the House was in session to decide whether to endorse Defense Minister-designate Masoom Stanekzai.
» Pakistan Discloses Secret Afghan, Taliban Talks
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Pakistan disclosed Monday that it recently facilitated secret talks in the northwestern Chinese city of Urumqi between Afghan envoys and Taliban representatives, and another round of negotiations is expected soon as part of efforts to pr...
» Taliban capture another district in Afghan province
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A second district in Afghanistan's northern province of Kunduz has fallen to the Taliban militants amid their recent advances in the area.
» 7 militants, 2 civilians dead in attack on Afghan parliament building
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Major explosions followed by gunfire have rocked Afghanistan's parliament building in the capital, Kabul, resulting in the death of the seven assailants and at least two civilians.
» Taliban Attack On Kabul Parliament Repelled, Attackers Killed
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A suicide bomber and several gunmen staged a brazen attack on the Afghan parliament on June 22, killing two civilians in an assault claimed by the Taliban, while in the north a second district in two days fell to the militants.
» Carter: No Desire for Conflict With Russia
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday there is neither a desire for a return to a Cold War nor for a new conflict with Russia, and that economic sanctions are having an effect in countering Russian 'aggression' in Ukraine.
» Anatolian Eagle 15 concludes
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Anatolian Eagle 15, a joint training exercise between the Turkish and U.S. air forces, concluded here June 18.
» James shares priorities with USAFE-AFAFRICA
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James talked with U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa Airmen and civilians during an all call here June 19.
» Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson responds to Alaska wildfires
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Firefighters from the 673rd Civil Engineer Squadron at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson recently assisted with the Division of Forestry's efforts in containing the Sockeye wildfire near Willow, Alaska.
» U.S. Marines participate in Baltic Sea's largest maritime exercise
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
In continuation of ongoing commitment to NATO and regional security, more than 300 U.S. Marines are participating in BALTOPS 2015.
» NEPMU-7 Supports Annual Baltic Operations Exercise
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Two preventive medicine technicians (PMTs) from Navy Environmental Preventive Medicine Unit (NEPMU) 7 deployed to provide public health support in preparation for the annual Baltic Operations (BALTOPS) 2015, June 5-20.
» Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group Departs U.S. 5th Fleet
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group (IWOARG), with embarked 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), departed U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations (AOO), June 21.
» SECNAV Completes Visit to Estonia
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus met with Commander of the Estonian Navy Capt. Sten Sepper aboard the Estonian Navy's flagship minesweeper, the ENS Admiral Cowan, June 19.
» SECNAV Meets with Bosnia and Herzegovina's Minister of Defense
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus met with Bosnia and Herzegovina's Minister of Defense Zekerijah Osmic during an official visit to the Balkan nation June 22.
» Millinocket Arrives in Micronesia for Pacific Partnership
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The Military Sealift Command joint high speed vessel USNS Millinocket (JHSV 3) arrived in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, June 21 for the ship's second stop of Pacific Partnership 2015.
» Pentagon chief lauds US bid to store heavy weapons in Eastern Europe
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter has lauded Washington's decision to station heavy weaponry in Eastern Europe, and vowed the United States will defend its allies against Russia.
» Lithuania: NATO jets escort Russian military planes 10 times on June 15-21
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
NATO fighters based at the Lithuanian air base Zokniai took off ten times from June 15 to 21 to follow up Russian military planes, the Lithuanian Defence Ministry said in a weekly survey of situation in the airspace issued on Monday.
» US, China to Meet on Strategic Dialogue
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
U.S. officials are expected to raise concerns on issues including human rights, cybersecurity and China's controversial construction project in the South China Sea, when the two countries launch the seventh Strategic and Economic Dialogu...
» US, Japan conduct naval drills with Philippines near Chinese islands
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The United States and Japan have launched war games with the Philippines near islands in the South China Sea amid growing tensions with Beijing over the islands.
» HMS Enterprise to replace HMS Bulwark in the Mediterranean
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Michael Fallon has announced HMS Enterprise will replace HMS Bulwark in support of the EU mission to tackle the migration in the Med.
» Russian Northern Fleet mine sweepers hold drills in Barents Sea
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Groups of mine sweepers from Russia's Northern Fleet held drills in the Barents Sea to practice the tasks of detecting mines and escorting submarines, Fleet spokesman, Captain 1st Rank Vadim Serga said on Monday.
» Construction of Russian aircraft carrier to start after 2025 - source
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The construction of Russia's promising aircraft carrier will start after 2025, a source in the country's military-industrial complex told journalists on Monday.
» UN denounces human suffering in Gaza war as unprecedented
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A highly anticipated United Nations report on the latest war on Gaza has decried as "unprecedented" the devastation and human suffering left behind by Israel's 2014 attack on the enclave.
» Syrian forces retake west of Palmyra from ISIL
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Syrian government forces have made further military progress in its bid to recapture the ancient city of Palmyra, reopening a major route for oil and gas supply to the capital Damascus.
» Ukraine nationalist Right Sector party rejects Minsk truce
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Ukraine's Right Sector political party has reiterated calls to disregard the Minsk ceasefire agreements between Kiev and pro-Russia forces.
» EU Extends Russia Sanctions for 6 Months
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
European Union foreign ministers formally agreed Monday to extend economic sanctions against Russia for an additional six months in response to the country's role in neighboring Ukraine.
» APC Weddings, Tank Biathlon: Russia's Martial Mood
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Here comes the bride - in an armored personnel carrier (APC). Forget those Hummer stretch limousines. These days, several companies in Moscow are renting out APCs for couples riding off into matrimony -- part of a military craze that is ...
» Iran-G5+1 nuclear talks at sensitive stage: Rouhani
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said negotiations between Iran and the G5+1 group of countries over Tehran's nuclear program have reached a sensitive stage.
» Differences somewhat reduced on Iran nuclear deal: Negotiator
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A senior Iranian nuclear negotiator says gaps between Iran and six major world powers over the final text of a possible comprehensive deal on Tehran's atomic case have partly narrowed, yet progress has not been made as expected.
» Guinea, Sierra Leone Still Have Ebola
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is still not over. Health officials continue to report cases in Guinea and Sierra Leone. Liberia was declared Ebola-free on May 9th.
» Maritime Raid Force, 26th MEU conducts VBSS training
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Force Reconnaissance Marines and special amphibious reconnaissance corpsmen provide the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit with capabilities that extend beyond the barriers of every day operations. The MEU becomes more than just combat ready...
» Philippines, US, Japan Hold Military Drills Near S. China Sea
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Military exercises between the United States and the Philippines opened Monday, at the same time that the Japanese and Philippine navies started joint training. Both operations are being held on the island province of Palawan, located ne...
» UK Provides Further Equipment to Kurdish Fighters Tackling ISIL
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The Defence Secretary has announced that the UK will supply a further £600,000 worth of military equipment to the Kurdish Peshmerga.
» Fresh Saudi airstrikes kill 8 in Yemen's Hajjah
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
At least eight people have been killed in fresh Saudi aerial attacks in northwestern Yemen as Riyadh's military campaign against the impoverished country continues unabated.
» UN report on 2014 Gaza conflict finds evidence of possible war crimes by both Israel and Palestinian groups
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A new report released by a United Nations investigative panel on the possible commission of war crimes in Gaza during the 2014 conflict between Israel and Palestinian armed groups in the enclave, has gathered substantial information find...
» Hezbollah, Syria thwart ISIL attack in Qalamoun
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Fighters of the Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah and the Syrian army troops have repelled an attack by the ISIL Takfiri terrorist group in the border region of Qalamoun, west of Syria.
» Turkey Warns US About Kurdish Advances in Syria
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Turkey has warned the United States and Western powers of red lines when it comes to the Kurds and their military advances against Islamic extremists in northern Syria, including a firm position the Kurds must not threaten the territoria...
» Guinea Reacts to Indictment of Generals for 2009 Massacre
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Human rights activists welcomed the indictment of two generals in Guinea for the massacre of protesters six years ago. But some question whether the indictments are aimed at a former military ruler who is planning to run in the upcoming ...
» Australia - AGM-88B High Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Australia for AGM-88B High Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for an estimated cost of $69 mill...
» Iran Navy sends 35th flotilla to high seas
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The 35th flotilla of the Iranian Navy has set off for high seas to safeguard naval routes for the country's vessels operating in the region.
» US, UK Intel agencies worked to subvert antivirus tools to aid hacking [Updated] - Ars Technica (blog)
22/06/15 14:31 from Cyberwar - Google News
Ars Technica (blog) US, UK Intel agencies worked to subvert antivirus tools to aid hacking [Updated] Ars Technica (blog) More recently, it was revealed that Kaspersky had come under direct attack recently from an updated version of the D...
» ADL Joins Obama’s War on Israel
22/06/15 14:30 from Washington Free Beacon
One of America’s oldest organizations meant to combat anti-Semitism has joined an Obama administration campaign to discredit former Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren, whose new memoir documents how the White House fought behind the scenes ...
» US to Buy $32Mln in Shoulder-Fired Missile Defense - Sputnik International
22/06/15 14:29 from missile defense - Google News
ExecutiveBiz US to Buy $32Mln in Shoulder-Fired Missile Defense Sputnik International “Under the terms of the $31.7 million contract, Northrop Grumman will deliver three modernized third-generation pods,” the defense contractor said. “Th...
» FBI joins investigation into Portland bank robberies - WMTW Portland
22/06/15 14:26 from fbi - Google News
WMTW Portland FBI joins investigation into Portland bank robberies WMTW Portland Sgt. James Sweatt said the FBI is working with Portland police detectives on the case. A reward for information leading to an arrest has been increased from...
» Amtrak Employees Claimed to Work 40 Hours Per Day
22/06/15 14:23 from Washington Free Beacon
Timesheets for employees of Amtrak are riddled with abuse, according to a recent audit report, with cases of workers claiming over 40 hours of work in a single day.
» The Defense Department’s Indefensible Position on Killing Human Shields
22/06/15 14:11 from Just Security
Adil Ahmad Haque The Defense Department apparently thinks that it may lawfully kill an unlimited number of civilians forced to serve as involuntary human shields in order to achieve even a trivial military advantage. According to the DOD...
» Military Airstrikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
22/06/15 14:10 from GlobalSecurity.org
U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
» Senate, House a World Apart When It Comes to Nukes
22/06/15 14:09 from Defense One - All Content
It's not that the Senate isn't interested in the issue — the House just has a bigger mandate.
» Woodstock Police Captain Graduates From FBI National Academy - Patch.com
22/06/15 14:04 from fbi - Google News
Patch.com Woodstock Police Captain Graduates From FBI National Academy Patch.com Captain Kevin Culpepper of the Woodstock Police Department graduated earlier this month from the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. As a student in...
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» Rubio: Threaten China with hacking sanctions - The Hill
22/06/15 13:58 from Cyberwar - Google News
The Hill Rubio: Threaten China with hacking sanctions The Hill The three-day U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) begins Monday. Cybersecurity is expected to be a key point of discussion, especially with U.S. officials p...
» A Jordanian Man's Journey From the Arab Spring to al-Qaeda Foot Soldier 
22/06/15 13:56 from Defense One - All Content
After pro-democracy protests failed in Jordan, one teenager's determination to make a difference led him into the arms of al-Qaeda in Syria.
» Military Retirement Changes Could Cut Into New, Old Troops' Benefits
22/06/15 13:55 from Defense One - All Content
Under the current system, personnel who serve 20-plus years get a pension. But what about everyone else?
» NATO May Station 40000 Troops In Europe, Mostly Near Russian Border; US To ... - International Business Times
22/06/15 13:51 from Nato Russia - Google News
International Business Times NATO May Station 40000 Troops In Europe, Mostly Near Russian Border; US To ... International Business Times NATO may include around 40,000 troops in its rapid response Spearhead Force. Most of the troops are ...
» Cybersecurity degrees are job magnet - Military Times
22/06/15 13:47 from cybersecurity - Google News
Cybersecurity degrees are job magnet Military Times Marty Tatro has plenty of work experience, but not exactly the experience he needs to get into his chosen profession: Cybersecurity . By the time he left the Army National Guard as a sp...
» BAE Systems launches cloud-based cyber security offering in Canada - Canadian Underwriter
22/06/15 13:45 from Cyberwarfare - Google News
Canadian Underwriter BAE Systems launches cloud-based cyber security offering in Canada Canadian Underwriter “ Cyber intelligence is arguably the best defence companies can employ against the current wave of attacks on their critical ass...
» Ash Carter vows to beef up NATO to combat Russian threat - Daily Mail
22/06/15 13:34 from nato - Google News
Daily Mail Ash Carter vows to beef up NATO to combat Russian threat Daily Mail Ash Carter vows to beef up NATO to combat Russian threat. Defense Secretary Ash Carter talks about bolstering NATO and protecting allies in the face of Russia...
» FBI camp promotes civil rights, education - The Courier-Journal
22/06/15 13:34 from fbi - Google News
FBI camp promotes civil rights, education The Courier-Journal When Minerva Virola gave her final speech to a group of 20 teens she'd spent time with last week, she wanted them to walk away with at least one thing. "You have righ...
» Afghan Official: Taliban Capture Another Northern District
22/06/15 13:33 from GlobalSecurity.org
An Afghan official says the Taliban have captured a second district in the northern province of Kunduz following intense clashes with local security forces.
» National Security-Related Congressional Hearings, June 22–26
22/06/15 13:30 from Just Security
Megan Graham Below is a calendar of congressional hearings on national security matters for this week. Tuesday, June 23, 2015 10:30am – Senate Appropriations – Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee – Review of Informatio...
» First-time buyers lift U.S. home sales to 5-1/2-year high
22/06/15 13:28 from Search Results
First-time buyers lift U.S. home sales to 5-1/2-year high Euro zone welcomes new Greek debt proposals, more work to do Wall Street up on Greece hopes, M&A chatter Optimism over Greek deal boosts stocks, euro U.S. consumption not acce...
» Healthcare cybersecurity primer outlines defensive strategies - FierceHealthIT
22/06/15 13:26 from cybersecurity - Google News
Healthcare cybersecurity primer outlines defensive strategies FierceHealthIT A new primer on cybersecurity outlines the challenges that healthcare organizations face and steps they can take to defend themselves against cyberattacks. The ...
» Tight Lips Sink Ships: New BITS Head Seeks Cybersecurity Dialogue - American Banker (subscription)
22/06/15 13:18 from cybersecurity - Google News
Tight Lips Sink Ships: New BITS Head Seeks Cybersecurity Dialogue American Banker (subscription) In an interview a few days into his new role, he shared with American Banker his take on what is working in cybersecurity , the difficulty o...
» Congress Begins to Take Action on Cybersecurity Legislation - The National Law Review
22/06/15 13:09 from cybersecurity - Google News
The National Law Review Congress Begins to Take Action on Cybersecurity Legislation The National Law Review This comes as increased pressure has developed for the Senate to take action on cybersecurity information-sharing legislation, wh...
» US, UK Intel agencies worked to subvert antivirus tools to aid hacking - Ars Technica (blog)
22/06/15 13:06 from Cyberwar - Google News
Ars Technica (blog) US, UK Intel agencies worked to subvert antivirus tools to aid hacking Ars Technica (blog) More recently, it was revealed that Kaspersky had come under direct attack recently from an updated version of the Duqu malwar...
» Extreme Risk Management
22/06/15 12:50 from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting
Title:                      Extreme Risk Management Author:                 Christina Ray Ray, Christina I. (2010). Extreme Risk Management: Revolutionary Approaches to Evaluating and Measuring Risk. New York: McGraw-Hill LCCN:    201028...
» FBI: NC teen was arming himself for US terror attacks on behalf of ISIL - WYFF Greenville
22/06/15 12:44 from fbi - Google News
WYFF Greenville FBI : NC teen was arming himself for US terror attacks on behalf of ISIL WYFF Greenville “Justin Sullivan intended to commit violent acts against innocent people in the U.S. to support the terrorist organization, ISIL,” s...
» There's No More 'Easy Money' In Cybersecurity Stocks - Benzinga
22/06/15 12:35 from cybersecurity - Google News
Benzinga There's No More 'Easy Money' In Cybersecurity Stocks Benzinga Overall, UBS believes that cybersecurity stocks have a healthy enough near-term fundamental outlook to continue to “grind higher.” However, Thrill notes t...



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» Human Rights Watch details abuse of mentally disabled prisoners
14/05/15 10:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . In jails and prisons throughout the United States, correctional staff have sprayed mentally disabled prisoners with painful chemicals, shocked them with electric stun weapons, and strapped them for days in re...
» Iraq says Islamic State demolishes ruins to cover up looting - Middle East
14/05/15 10:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top news - (TEST). BAGHDAD — The videos of Islamic State militants destroying ancient artifacts in Iraq's museums and blowing up 3,000-year-old temples are chilling enough, but one of Iraq's top anti...
» Blackwater founder turns white-collar boss, aids China firms - Pacific
14/05/15 10:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top news - (TEST). HONG KONG — Almost five years after selling his notorious soldiers-for-hire business, the founder of Blackwater Worldwide is again running operations in some of the world's most ha...
» Jade Helm 15 explored on TV: Checkpoint challenges the conspiracy theories
14/05/15 10:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . As debate and conspiracy theories continue to percolate about the new military exercise Jade Helm 15, Checkpoint has been asked to help explain what the operation is — and is not. Above, a video providi...
» White House Hosts Teen Beaten by Israeli Police
14/05/15 10:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. AP BY: Adam Kredo A White House official confirmed that the Obama administration’s national security team recently met with a teenager who garnered international headlines aft...
» U.S. Marine Helicopter With Eight Aboard Missing in Nepal Quake Zone
14/05/15 10:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Nepalese service members load relief supplies into a U.S. Marine Corps UH-1Y Venom from Joint Task Force 505 at Sindhuli, Nepal in this May 11 / Reuters BY: Reuters By David Alexand...
» Triple Whammy: Obama Makes Straw Man Argument, Rips Fox News And Jokes About His Coolness in One Breath
14/05/15 10:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. BY: David Rutz President Obama is fond of taking potshots at Fox News  for its sin of criticizing his White House. He’s very fond of constructing straw man arguments that...
» Saudi Arabia Promises to Match Iran in Nuclear Capability
14/05/15 10:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON — When President Obama began making the case for a deal with Iran that would delay its ability to assemble an atomic weapon, his first argument was that a nuclear-armed Iran would set off a &...
» The Best Way To Save Obama's Camp David Summit
14/05/15 10:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense One - All Content. In the wake of the P5+1- Iran nuclear framework agreement, U.S. officials are taking pains to reassure Middle East governments that worry that Tehran will increase its destabiliz...
» Pentagon recommends new Navy, Army chiefs - Navy
14/05/15 10:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top news - (TEST). Army Gen. Mark Milley and Navy Adm. John Richardson were nominated Wednesday to command their respective services, marking a shift at the top at a time of strategic and budgetary turbule...
» President Nominates Milley, Richardson to Lead Army, Navy
14/05/15 10:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Secretary of Defense Speeches. President Nominates Milley, Richardson to Lead Army, Navy By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON, May 13, 2015 – President Barack Obama has nominat...
» Senators Say China Diverted U.S. Nuclear Technology to Submarines in Violation of ’85 Accord
14/05/15 10:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. A Chinese technician lays cables on a nuclear reactor built with the technologies of Hualong-1 reactor at Fangchenggang Nuclear Power Plant / AP BY: Bill Gertz China has illegally d...
» Passengers Accuse TSA Agents of Sexual Assault
14/05/15 10:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Airport security at Seattle–Tacoma International Airport / Wikimedia Commons BY: CJ Ciaramella Passengers at several of the busiest airports in the United States complained th...
» NATO to Keep Some Troops in Afghanistan After 2016
14/05/15 10:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers inspect the wreckage of vehicles at the site of a suicide attack that targeted a NATO convoy in Jalalabad city / Reuters BY: Reuters By Adrian Cr...
» Pentagon, U.S. Spy Chief Urge Use of More Russian Rocket Engines
14/05/15 10:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks at a news conference at the Pentagon in Washington / Reuters BY: Reuters By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretar...
» Russia Plans Army Training Exercises With China, India
14/05/15 10:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. AP BY: Reuters By Denis Dyomkin SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – Russian land forces will join troops from China, India, Mongolia and Belarus in a series of joint military training e...
» Iraq Defense Ministry Says Second in Command of Islamic State Killed
14/05/15 10:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. A member loyal to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) waves an ISIL flag in Raqqa / Reuters BY: Reuters BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraq’s Defense Ministry said on W...
» Azerbaijan Funded Trip for 10 U.S. Lawmakers
14/05/15 10:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Baroque fountain square at the old city of Baku, Azerbaijan, Central Asia, Asia / AP BY: Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Azerbaijan’s state-owned oil company paid hundred...
» Meet Gen. Mark Milley and Adm. John Richardson, the new picks to lead the Army and Navy
14/05/15 10:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter announced Wednesday that President Obama has selected a career infantry officer with extensive experience in Iraq and Afghanistan and a naval officer who has commanded a var...
» Obama Nominates Nuclear Chief To Head Navy
14/05/15 10:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense One - All Content. U.S. President Barack Obama will nominate Adm. John Richardson, the head of the military’s nuclear-powered ship programs, to lead the Navy at a time when the sea service is...
» Senate Reaches Deal on Trade Vote After Democratic Revolt Against Obama
14/05/15 10:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. AP BY: Reuters By Krista Hughes and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. senators reached a deal on Wednesday to move forward this week with legislation key to the propos...
» Yoda’s replacement: Air Force veteran to lead legendary Pentagon office
14/05/15 10:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . There’s a new Yoda at the Pentagon. Jim Baker, a retired Air Force colonel, has been tapped to run the Pentagon’s legendary Office of Net Assessment, taking over from Andrew W. Marshall ...
» Obama Nominates Former Afghanistan War Deputy To Lead Army
14/05/15 10:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense One - All Content. President Barack Obama will nominate Gen . Mark Milley, a soldier with a background steeped in Special Forces and infantry command, to lead the Army. If confirmed as the ArmyR...
» Pentagon names military leaders selected to head Army, Navy
14/05/15 10:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter, right, announced the nominations on Wednesday of Army General Mark Milley, center, to be the next Army chief of staff, and Admiral John Richardson, left, to be the chief of ...
» Top FBI official is appointed to take helm at the DEA
14/05/15 10:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The Justice Department on Wednesday appointed a top FBI official and former U.S. attorney to be the new head of the embattled Drug Enforcement Administration. Chuck Rosenberg, chief of staff to the FBI direct...
» No. 2 Leader of ISIS Killed in U.S.-Led Airstrike, Iraq Says
14/05/15 10:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . BAGHDAD — The Iraqi government said Wednesday that the second-in-command of the Islamic State had been killed in an airstrike carried out by the American-led coalition in northern Iraq , a claim America...
» Defense Secretary Nominates New Army and Navy Chiefs
14/05/15 10:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter on Wednesday recommended Gen. Mark Milley, the head of Army Forces Command at Fort Bragg, N.C., to be the next Army chief of staff, and Adm. John Richardson, head of the Nav...
» NATO Worried By Russia Crimea Build-Up
14/05/15 09:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. NATO on Wednesday expressed alarm over a "wide-ranging" military build-up by Russia in Crimea, as well as talk that Moscow could even install nuclear weapons on the annexed Black Sea p...
» Everything China's doing isn't working - Business Insider
14/05/15 09:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Business Insider Everything China's doing isn't working Business Insider A bunch of data about the state of China's economy came out on Tuesday night, and all together it told ...

» This Pentagon map shows what's really driving China's military and diplomatic ... - Business Insider
14/05/15 09:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Business Insider This Pentagon map shows what's really driving China's military and diplomatic ... Business Insider Continued economic growth is imperative for China's leaders....
» Army Reprimanded General Involved in ISIS Fight
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
Maj. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard, the Army’s former deputy commander for Middle East operations, guided a contract to former West Point classmates, officials said.
» Iraqi Families Return to Fragile Stability in Tikrit After Liberation From ISIS
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
The Islamic State was driven from Tikrit, the hometown of Saddam Hussein and the largest city the terrorist group has lost in either Iraq or Syria.
» In Baseball Hacking Case, Blunder Helps F.B.I. Solve One Riddle (Where?) but Not Another (Who?)
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Federal Bureau of Investigation
A slip-up led investigators to trace a breach of the Astros’ database to a home used by Cardinals employees, but pinpointing the intruder or intruders is more of a challenge.
» Hacking Grounds Flights of Poland’s National Airline
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Cyberwarfare
If confirmed, the attack would be one of the first instances in which flights were canceled or delayed because of a malicious hacking.
» U.S. Says Drone Killed an ISIS Operative
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
The Pentagon said that a “person of interest” in the 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya, died in coordinated airstrikes in Mosul, Iraq, on June 15.
» Army Reprimanded a Top General Involved in ISIS Fight
23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
Maj. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard, the Army’s former deputy commander for Middle East operations, guided a contract to former West Point classmates, officials said.
» U.S. drone strike kills Islamic State militant linked to Benghazi
22/06/15 22:56 from DEBKAFile
A U.S. airstrike in Iraq has killed an Islamic State militant suspected of involvement in the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, that killed U.S. Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other Americans, the Pentagon said on Monday. Col...
» Greece offers new proposals to avert default, creditors see hope
22/06/15 21:45 from Search Results
Greece offers new proposals to avert default, creditors see hope Asian shares bolstered by hopes for Greek deal U.S. and EU face 'heavy lift' to get trade deal: EU ambassador Taliban attack Afghanistan's parliament, seize second district...
» FBI Looking For Miami Chase Bank Robber - CBS Local
22/06/15 21:29 from fbi - Google News
CBS Local FBI Looking For Miami Chase Bank Robber CBS Local MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The FBI has released surveillance pictures of a man wanted for a bank robbery in Miami. The man, sporting a dark-colored baseball cap and V-neck shirt, walked...
» Rep. Hunter to besieged major: CIA should be paying you - ArmyTimes.com
22/06/15 21:23 from cia - Google News
Rep. Hunter to besieged major: CIA should be paying you ArmyTimes.com The Army alleges that Golsteyn, in a job interview with the CIA , admitted to killing an unarmed Afghan in Marjah, Afghanistan in 2010. Golsteyn believed the man to be...
» FBI tracks hate crimes in Utah - Daily Herald
22/06/15 20:22 from fbi - Google News
FBI tracks hate crimes in Utah Daily Herald UTAH COUNTY—Since the church shooting in Charleston last week, and as the divide between races seems to enlarge, many are wondering why hate crimes prevail in 2015. The FBI analyzes this statis...
» U.S. strike kills Islamic State militant linked to Benghazi attacks
22/06/15 20:19 from National Security: National Security, Pentagon & Defense Department News - The Washington Post
A U.S. airstrike in Iraq has killed an Islamic State militant suspected of involvement in the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, that killed U.S. Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other Americans, the Pentagon said Monday.Read fu...
» Pentagon: Extremist suspected in Benghazi attack killed in US airstrike
22/06/15 20:07 from News - Stripes
Pentagon: Extremist suspected in Benghazi attack killed in US airstrike Defense Department spokesman Col. Steve Warren says Ali Awni al-Harzi "operated closely" with Islamic State-associated extremists in North Africa and the Middle East...
» In Baseball Hacking Case, Blunder Helps FBI Solve One Riddle (Where?) but ... - New York Times
22/06/15 20:00 from Cyberwar - Google News
New York Times In Baseball Hacking Case, Blunder Helps FBI Solve One Riddle (Where?) but ... New York Times WASHINGTON — As F.B.I. agents try to build a case against personnel in the St. Louis Cardinals' front office who are accused ...
» White House tries for a leaner National Security Council
22/06/15 20:00 from National Security: National Security, Pentagon & Defense Department News - The Washington Post
The White House acknowledged Monday, at least indirectly, that its vast National Security Council staff, the subject of considerable criticism both within and outside the administration, has grown unwieldy and could use some streamlining...
» Will the left ever get religion?
22/06/15 20:00 from openDemocracy
Can there ever be a truly successful, secular revolution?  Credit: http://blindgossip.com/ . All rights reserved. Why does religion drive so many people nuts? That’s the question that opens and closes our debate on religion and soci...
» OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY: OPM head tries to... - The Hill
22/06/15 19:52 from cybersecurity - Google News
WJCL News OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY : OPM head tries to... The Hill Welcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY , your daily rundown of the biggest news in the world of hacking and data privacy. We're here to connect the dots as leaders in gove...
» Pincus: Tough questions on Iraq, and tough answers too.
22/06/15 19:38 from National Security: National Security, Pentagon & Defense Department News - The Washington Post
It’s time for a reality check on Iraq and the broader fight against the Islamic State.The issues were sharply laid out last Wednesday at a House Armed Services Committee hearing on U.S. policy and strategy in the Middle East when several...
» In FBI Sting, Informants Impersonated Islamic State Fighters to Convince Man ... - Firedoglake
22/06/15 19:38 from fbi - Google News
In FBI Sting, Informants Impersonated Islamic State Fighters to Convince Man ... Firedoglake A thirty-eight year-old Ohio man was targeted in an FBI sting operation and arrested on June 19 on charges of attempting to “provide material su...
» LOpht's warnings about the Internet drew notice but little action - Washington Post
22/06/15 19:26 from Cyberwar - Google News
Washington Post LOpht's warnings about the Internet drew notice but little action Washington Post “If you're looking for computer security , then the Internet is not the place to be,” said Mudge, then 27 and looking like a biblic...
» The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP - CIO
22/06/15 19:24 from CyberWar - Google News
The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP CIO The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, which runs the Navy's communications and information networks, signed a US$9.1 million contract earli...
» The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP - CIO New Zealand
22/06/15 19:23 from CyberWar - Google News
CIO New Zealand The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP CIO New Zealand The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, which runs the Navy's communications and information networks, signed a U...
» The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP - Techworld Australia
22/06/15 19:23 from CyberWar - Google News
Techworld Australia The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP Techworld Australia The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, which runs the Navy's communications and information networks, si...
» The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP - ITworld
22/06/15 19:22 from CyberWar - Google News
ITworld The US Navy's warfare systems command just paid millions to stay on Windows XP ITworld The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, which runs the Navy's communications and information networks, signed a US$9.1 million co...
» Tower Hamlets: a victory for democracy or a neocolonial coup?
22/06/15 19:11 from openDemocracy
The ousting of Lutfur Rahman suggests that we expect different levels of behaviour from Bangadeshi politicians and those of the general white British political culture. Flickr/Alan Denney. Some rights reserved. Now the general elect...
» TTIP: a week of victories
22/06/15 19:11 from openDemocracy
Pressure from those concerned that the EU-US trade deal would hand over too much power to foreign corporations has been working on both sides of the Atlantic. Flickr/campact. Some rights reserved. Campaigning works. This is the clear mes...
» Millions of Samsung Galaxy Phones Vulnerable to Hacking - MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog)
22/06/15 19:10 from Cyberwar - Google News
MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog) Millions of Samsung Galaxy Phones Vulnerable to Hacking MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog) "It allows a hacker to take complete control of your phone. And that means they can delete all your pictur...
» NATO leaders working with South Dakota telemedicine hub on emergency ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune
22/06/15 19:07 from nato - Google News
Beaumont Enterprise NATO leaders working with South Dakota telemedicine hub on emergency ... Minneapolis Star Tribune "Right now when there's a disaster most countries will send some sort of aid; United States sends teams, Roman...
» Mothers and sons. On children who have died in UK prisons
22/06/15 19:05 from openDemocracy
Joseph Scholes and Adam Rickwood died within weeks of being placed in penal institutions. Carolyne Willow met the boys’ mothers, and tells their stories in her shocking book,  Children Behind Bars . Joseph Scholes Joseph’s story Jos...
» NATO Working With South Dakota Telemedicine Hub - ABC News
22/06/15 19:03 from nato - Google News
Chron.com NATO Working With South Dakota Telemedicine Hub ABC News NATO leaders are working with a telemedicine hub in southeast South Dakota to develop a multinational system that could deliver medical services remotely during natural o...
» Stop and search: young Londoners hold police to account
22/06/15 19:00 from openDemocracy
Nobody likes to be stopped, harassed and humiliated by the police. Young people are devising strategies to protect themselves. Still from Y-Stop, a Fully Focused film directed by Teddy Nigh Lately we have been visiting youth clubs and sc...
» The Vatican, the planet, and America
22/06/15 18:57 from openDemocracy
Pope Francis's document on the earth's future has become entangled in Vatican politics. But its most fraught reception will be in the United States. The Vatican press office is irate. It had hyped the publication of Pope Francis’s encycl...
» Hacking Grounds Flights of Poland's National Airline - New York Times
22/06/15 18:39 from Cyberwar - Google News
Telegraph.co.uk Hacking Grounds Flights of Poland's National Airline New York Times A report by the Government Accountability Office in April found that the Federal Aviation Administration in the United States should devote more reso...
» NATO Members’ Defense Spending, in Two Charts
22/06/15 18:36 from Defense One - All Content
The alliance’s easternmost members are ratcheting up their budgets as Russian threats loom.
» Hack toll rises again: FBI says 18 million people may have been hit - The Hill
22/06/15 18:31 from fbi - Google News
The Hill Hack toll rises again: FBI says 18 million people may have been hit The Hill FBI Director James Comey apparently made the estimate to senators in a closed-door briefing in recent weeks. He based his prediction off OPM data. The ...
» Straightening Europe’s crooked timber into a democratic eurozone 
22/06/15 18:22 from openDemocracy
Opposition to the direction of the Eurozone can be expressed through national democracies, for example through the election of Syriza, but this is now an inadequate form of political representation. Immanuel Kant. Wikicommons/ Public dom...
» How Israel balances cyber security, privacy - Al-Monitor
22/06/15 18:20 from CyberWar - Google News
Al-Monitor How Israel balances cyber security , privacy Al-Monitor Among the signatories of the letter are Boaz Dolev, formerly the head of Project Tehila, attorney Yoram Hacohen, the former head of the Law, Technology and Information Au...
» NATO taps Avera's eCare prowess for global disasters - Sioux Falls Argus Leader
22/06/15 18:13 from nato - Google News
NATO taps Avera's eCare prowess for global disasters Sioux Falls Argus Leader Sioux Falls is ground zero this week for a NATO project attempting to construct an international telemedicine network to help countries in times of disaste...
» Drone Operators’ Jobs Are Safe From Robots...For Now
22/06/15 18:03 from Defense One - All Content
A chief Air Force scientist says that there’s no way to automate drone-based intelligence collection without a major technological breakthrough.
» Bankrupt company's ex-managing director accused of lying to FBI about John ... - Dallas Morning News (blog)
22/06/15 18:03 from fbi - Google News
Dallas Morning News (blog) Bankrupt company's ex-managing director accused of lying to FBI about John ... Dallas Morning News (blog) According to the new indictment, Tantillo spoke with FBI special agents several times in Dallas, beg...
» Robert and Susan Downey to Produce White Collar FBI Movie 'Chasing Phil' for ... - Hollywood Reporter
22/06/15 17:50 from fbi - Google News
Hollywood Reporter Robert and Susan Downey to Produce White Collar FBI Movie 'Chasing Phil' for ... Hollywood Reporter Warner Bros. has preemptively picked up the film rights to book proposal Chasing Phil: The World's Greates...
» Mourning hymn of the Republic
22/06/15 17:48 from openDemocracy
Reactions to the terrorist activities of a white supremacist in Charleston serve as a timely reminder that “post-racial” America is still a long way off. Candlelight vigil for the victims of the Charleston church shooting. Light Brigadin...
» FBI: 19-Year-Old North Carolina Man Sympathetic to Islamic State Planned to ... - TheBlaze.com
22/06/15 17:43 from fbi - Google News
TheBlaze.com FBI : 19-Year-Old North Carolina Man Sympathetic to Islamic State Planned to ... TheBlaze.com According to documents from the North Carolina U.S. Attorney's Office, 19-year-old Justin Nojan Sullivan of Morganton told an ...
» Former Seneca Nation of Indians leader pleads guilty to lying to FBI - wivb.com
22/06/15 17:43 from fbi - Google News
Former Seneca Nation of Indians leader pleads guilty to lying to FBI wivb.com Mitchell pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI , a charge which carries a punishment of five years behind bars and a fine of up to $250,000. Another man who was i...
» Greece offers new plan to avert default, creditors see some hope
22/06/15 17:35 from Search Results
Greece offers new plan to avert default, creditors see some hope Wall Street rises on Greece optimism, Nasdaq ends at record Caterpillar will lay off workers due to mining sector slump Stocks climb on hopes over Greek deal, gold falls If...
» Much Ado about the South China Sea
22/06/15 17:28 from Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The FPA Global Affairs Blog Network
The spate of Chinese island building and island claiming in the South China Sea has raised the question of what, if anything, can be done about it. The answer has a lot to do with a reappraisal of the role of island possessions, territor...
» RICO Conspiracy Charged in Payday Lending Case - Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog)
22/06/15 17:23 from fbi - Google News
RICO Conspiracy Charged in Payday Lending Case Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog) It was investigated by the FBI , the United States Postal Inspection Service, and IRS Criminal Investigations. According to the informa...
» Druze lynch mob attacks wounded Syrians in Israeli ambulance. Two Israeli soldiers hurt
22/06/15 17:22 from DEBKAFile
Monday night, June 22, a Druze mob from the Golan village of Majdal Shams ambushed an Israeli ambulance carrying seriously injured Syrian rebel fighters to hospital, seized the vehicle and beat them up. They attacked Israeli troops who t...
» FBI Anti-LGBT Hate Crime Statistics Point To Reporting Problem - Vocativ
22/06/15 17:18 from fbi - Google News
Vocativ FBI Anti-LGBT Hate Crime Statistics Point To Reporting Problem Vocativ Vocativ crunched the latest FBI data from 2003 to 2013 and found that in addition to those three states, the top offenders were the District of Columbia, Neva...
» Twenty Sentenced in Drug Trafficking Conspiracy - Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog)
22/06/15 17:17 from fbi - Google News
Twenty Sentenced in Drug Trafficking Conspiracy Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog) Carter M. Stewart, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio, Angela L. Byers, Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau ...
» Scandal in the Ukrainian Security Service: Last Breath of the Old Political System?
22/06/15 17:15 from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation
On June 18, 248 Ukrainian lawmakers—out of the 422 present in the Verkhovna Rada...
» Homeland Security seeks local cybersecurity talent - Pensacola News Journal
22/06/15 17:10 from cybersecurity - Google News
Homeland Security seeks local cybersecurity talent Pensacola News Journal Much like opposing basketball coaches game planned against Michael Jordan, the hope of cybersecurity professionals is to contain cyberattacks, knowing they won'...
» Saakashvili Grapples With Daunting Odds in Ukraine’s Odesa
22/06/15 17:10 from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation
Three weeks ago, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko appointed Georgia’s former president, Mikheil...
» Financial Defaults May Loom for North Caucasian Republics
22/06/15 17:04 from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation
Russian news agencies reported in early June that Novgorod Oblast in central Russia had become the...
» Putin’s Economic Forum: Delays, Obfuscations and Irrelevance
22/06/15 16:56 from Eurasia Daily Monitor - The Jamestown Foundation
The annual St. Petersburg economic forum used to be a major gathering of investors and...
» US General Denounces UN Human Rights Council Report on Gaza War
22/06/15 16:44 from Washington Free Beacon
U.S. Gen. Charles Wald, the leader of a task force of retired senior U.S. military officers who studied and reported on the 2014 Gaza War, issued a statement Monday denouncing the U.N. Human Rights Council’s report on that conflict.
» Russia Playing Role in Greece Debt Crisis and Potential Departure from Eurozone
22/06/15 16:40 from Washington Free Beacon
Fear of Greece’s growing relationship with Russia and President Vladimir Putin could play a large role in negotiations over the Greek debt crisis between the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and its member countries.
» NATO Defense Spending to Fall this Year Despite Russia Tensions - Newsweek
22/06/15 16:36 from Nato Russia - Google News
Newsweek NATO Defense Spending to Fall this Year Despite Russia Tensions Newsweek BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Military spending by NATO countries is set to fall again this year in real terms despite increased tensions with Russia and a pledge b...
» Bees Invade Capitol
22/06/15 16:33 from Washington Free Beacon
Around 15,000 bees invaded the Senate entrance of the Capitol Building on Friday.
» An Intriguing Premise and a Strong Performance Anchor Hacker Drama 'Mr. Robot' - Flavorwire
22/06/15 16:17 from Cyberwar - Google News
Flavorwire An Intriguing Premise and a Strong Performance Anchor Hacker Drama 'Mr. Robot' Flavorwire Despite the ridiculous title — and the inherent ridiculousness of characters talking about “ hacking ” with perfectly straight f...
» Jun. 22, 2015
22/06/15 16:12 from United States Defense and Military Forces - News - Times Topics - The New York Times
Jun. 22, 2015 Conflict Research Records Center, archive containing captured enemy documents and providing scholars with opportunity to examine inner workings of United States' foes, closes due to lack of Pentagon funding; critics point t...
» NATO working with South Dakota telemedicine hub to develop services - KSFY
22/06/15 16:05 from nato - Google News
NATO working with South Dakota telemedicine hub to develop services KSFY SIOUX FALLS - NATO leaders are working with a telemedicine hub in South Dakota on a plan to deliver medical services remotely during natural or manmade disasters. T...
» Congress presses VA to identify high-risk colleges
22/06/15 16:01 from News - Stripes
Congress presses VA to identify high-risk colleges A group of congressional Democrats believe so and on Monday asked the VA to give veterans researching the best use of the education benefits a heads up about for-profit colleges under in...
» Call for Papers: AALS 2016 Annual Meeting
22/06/15 16:00 from Just Security
Just Security We received word from our friend Deborah Pearlstein of a call for papers that is likely of interest to some Just Security readers, particularly those in legal academy. Here are the details: National Security Law Challenges ...
» Reuters: NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions - Kyiv Post
22/06/15 15:54 from Nato Russia - Google News
Kyiv Post Reuters: NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions Kyiv Post BRUSSELS - Military spending by NATO countries is set to fall again this year in real terms despite increased tensions with Russia and a pledge ...
» The deadly new age war - The Hindu
22/06/15 15:52 from CyberWar - Google News
The Hindu The deadly new age war The Hindu The National Critical Information Infrastructure Protection Centre (NCIIPC) was created and placed under the technical intelligence agency, the National Technical Research Organisation, to roll ...
» Top EPA Official Used Personal Email Address to Solicit Green Group’s Input
22/06/15 15:45 from Washington Free Beacon
A high-level official at the Environmental Protection Agency used a personal email address to collaborate with a left-wing environmental group on major greenhouse gas regulations, newly released emails show.
» TPP’s Failure Wouldn’t Doom Washington’s Asia Strategy 
22/06/15 15:32 from Defense One - All Content
A ‘no’ vote in Congress would be a setback, but there are other ways to counter China.
» Egyptian troops kill 22 terrorists plotting attacks in N. Sinai
22/06/15 15:29 from DEBKAFile
Security forces in Ismailia reported Monday that Egyptian forces had killed 22 terrorists plotting attacks on security targets in northern Sinai. The group was meeting outside a mosque south of Sheikh Suwaid town. Another four suspects w...
» A former FBI profiler reveals the 2 personality traits that helped turn Dylann ... - Business Insider
22/06/15 15:26 from fbi - Google News
Business Insider A former FBI profiler reveals the 2 personality traits that helped turn Dylann ... Business Insider In the wake of Dylann Roof's murder of nine churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina, forensic investigators are no...
» Iran-P5+1 nuclear talks at sensitive stage: Rouhani
22/06/15 15:11 from GlobalSecurity.org
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says negotiations between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries over Tehran's nuclear program have reached a sensitive stage.
» NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions - Yahoo! Maktoob News
22/06/15 15:11 from Nato Russia - Google News
Wall Street Journal NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions Yahoo! Maktoob News BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Military spending by NATO countries is set to fall again this year in real terms despite increased tensions with...
» NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions - Yahoo News
22/06/15 15:08 from Nato Russia - Google News
Wall Street Journal NATO defense spending to fall this year despite Russia tensions Yahoo News BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Military spending by NATO countries is set to fall again this year in real terms despite increased tensions with Russia a...
» Russia And Belarus To Conduct S-400 Air Defense Drills In East Siberia, 40 ... - International Business Times
22/06/15 15:04 from missile defense - Google News
International Business Times Russia And Belarus To Conduct S-400 Air Defense Drills In East Siberia, 40 ... International Business Times Russia and Belarus will take part in joint exercises in east Siberia to test Moscow's advanced S...
» Watch 5 minutes of gameplay from cyberpunk RPG The Technomancer - VG247
22/06/15 14:52 from Cyberwar - Google News
VG247 Watch 5 minutes of gameplay from cyberpunk RPG The Technomancer VG247 The Technomancer is post-apocalyptic cyberpunk RPG developed by Bound of Flame and Mars: War Logs developer Spiders. The game was announced back in April with th...
» NSA, GCHQ targeted Kaspersky, other cybersecurity companies – Snowden docs - RT
22/06/15 14:51 from CyberWar - Google News
RT NSA, GCHQ targeted Kaspersky, other cybersecurity companies – Snowden docs RT Citing documents leaked by former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden more than two years ago, The Intercept reported Monday that the US National Securit...
» Raytheon wins DARPA 'science fiction' contract for hypersonic missile - RT
22/06/15 14:45 from missile defense - Google News
RT Raytheon wins DARPA 'science fiction' contract for hypersonic missile RT Existing ballistic missiles reach hypersonic speeds during the final stages of their flight, but are unable to change their trajectory, making them vulne...
» US pledges troops, equipment for NATO rapid response force - Reuters
22/06/15 14:44 from Nato Russia - Google News
Reuters US pledges troops, equipment for NATO rapid response force Reuters Russia's intervention over Ukraine has put NATO allies in eastern Europe on edge and triggered a series of military moves by the NATO alliance, including an a...
» SCOTUS Strikes Down Order for USDA Seizure of California Raisins
22/06/15 14:38 from Washington Free Beacon
The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that a federal program designed to regulate raisin supply and prices is unconstitutional.
» Lithuanian PM Denies Any Arms Supplies to Ukraine
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Lithuania has not made any decisions about supplying arms to Ukraine, the country's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius said on Sunday.
» Advanced Su-35, Su-30SM Jets to Be Deployed in Russia's Western Regions
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A squadron of new Su-35 and Su-30SM jet fighters will join the air forces of the Russian Western Military District by the end of 2015, the press office of the district reported.
» Russian Navy to Build New Aircraft Carrier After 2025 - Military Source
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The new vessel would lend support to the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier, the only aircraft carrier currently in the Russian Navy.
» German Army 30 Percent Underarmed - Bundeswehr Inspector
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The German armed forces are 30 percent underequipped and will need years to bring their lacking arsenals up to speed, Lt. General Bruno Kasdorf, Inspector of the German Army, warned in a radio interview on Sunday.
» Colombia vs. Venezuela: Fight for the Maritime Borders
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Both countries have claimed an area in the Gulf of Venezuela near the Guajira Peninsula since they gained independence from Spain in the 19th century. The main factor that gives strategic importance to these waters is the fact that it co...
» Russia Could Offer Iran Antey-2500 Instead of S-300
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Rumor has it that Russia and Iran will sign a deal for the delivery of the brand new Antey-2500 anti-ballistic missile systems as soon as the talks on recalling Tehran's $4 billion lawsuit against Russia regarding the non-delivery of S-3...
» China Creates High-Sensitive Electric 'Eye' to Revolutionize Space Docking
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Chinese space engineers designed the world's most sensitive sensor that enables autonomous rendezvous and docking of two spacecraft more safely and efficiently.
» US Condemns Taliban Attack on Afghan Parliament
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A group of heavily armed Taliban suicide bombers stormed Afghanistan's parliament Monday as the House was in session to decide whether to endorse Defense Minister-designate Masoom Stanekzai.
» Pakistan Discloses Secret Afghan, Taliban Talks
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Pakistan disclosed Monday that it recently facilitated secret talks in the northwestern Chinese city of Urumqi between Afghan envoys and Taliban representatives, and another round of negotiations is expected soon as part of efforts to pr...
» Taliban capture another district in Afghan province
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A second district in Afghanistan's northern province of Kunduz has fallen to the Taliban militants amid their recent advances in the area.
» 7 militants, 2 civilians dead in attack on Afghan parliament building
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Major explosions followed by gunfire have rocked Afghanistan's parliament building in the capital, Kabul, resulting in the death of the seven assailants and at least two civilians.
» Taliban Attack On Kabul Parliament Repelled, Attackers Killed
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A suicide bomber and several gunmen staged a brazen attack on the Afghan parliament on June 22, killing two civilians in an assault claimed by the Taliban, while in the north a second district in two days fell to the militants.
» Carter: No Desire for Conflict With Russia
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday there is neither a desire for a return to a Cold War nor for a new conflict with Russia, and that economic sanctions are having an effect in countering Russian 'aggression' in Ukraine.
» Anatolian Eagle 15 concludes
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Anatolian Eagle 15, a joint training exercise between the Turkish and U.S. air forces, concluded here June 18.
» James shares priorities with USAFE-AFAFRICA
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James talked with U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa Airmen and civilians during an all call here June 19.
» Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson responds to Alaska wildfires
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Firefighters from the 673rd Civil Engineer Squadron at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson recently assisted with the Division of Forestry's efforts in containing the Sockeye wildfire near Willow, Alaska.
» U.S. Marines participate in Baltic Sea's largest maritime exercise
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
In continuation of ongoing commitment to NATO and regional security, more than 300 U.S. Marines are participating in BALTOPS 2015.
» NEPMU-7 Supports Annual Baltic Operations Exercise
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Two preventive medicine technicians (PMTs) from Navy Environmental Preventive Medicine Unit (NEPMU) 7 deployed to provide public health support in preparation for the annual Baltic Operations (BALTOPS) 2015, June 5-20.
» Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group Departs U.S. 5th Fleet
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group (IWOARG), with embarked 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), departed U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations (AOO), June 21.
» SECNAV Completes Visit to Estonia
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus met with Commander of the Estonian Navy Capt. Sten Sepper aboard the Estonian Navy's flagship minesweeper, the ENS Admiral Cowan, June 19.
» SECNAV Meets with Bosnia and Herzegovina's Minister of Defense
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus met with Bosnia and Herzegovina's Minister of Defense Zekerijah Osmic during an official visit to the Balkan nation June 22.
» Millinocket Arrives in Micronesia for Pacific Partnership
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The Military Sealift Command joint high speed vessel USNS Millinocket (JHSV 3) arrived in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, June 21 for the ship's second stop of Pacific Partnership 2015.
» Pentagon chief lauds US bid to store heavy weapons in Eastern Europe
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter has lauded Washington's decision to station heavy weaponry in Eastern Europe, and vowed the United States will defend its allies against Russia.
» Lithuania: NATO jets escort Russian military planes 10 times on June 15-21
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
NATO fighters based at the Lithuanian air base Zokniai took off ten times from June 15 to 21 to follow up Russian military planes, the Lithuanian Defence Ministry said in a weekly survey of situation in the airspace issued on Monday.
» US, China to Meet on Strategic Dialogue
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
U.S. officials are expected to raise concerns on issues including human rights, cybersecurity and China's controversial construction project in the South China Sea, when the two countries launch the seventh Strategic and Economic Dialogu...
» US, Japan conduct naval drills with Philippines near Chinese islands
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The United States and Japan have launched war games with the Philippines near islands in the South China Sea amid growing tensions with Beijing over the islands.
» HMS Enterprise to replace HMS Bulwark in the Mediterranean
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Michael Fallon has announced HMS Enterprise will replace HMS Bulwark in support of the EU mission to tackle the migration in the Med.
» Russian Northern Fleet mine sweepers hold drills in Barents Sea
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Groups of mine sweepers from Russia's Northern Fleet held drills in the Barents Sea to practice the tasks of detecting mines and escorting submarines, Fleet spokesman, Captain 1st Rank Vadim Serga said on Monday.
» Construction of Russian aircraft carrier to start after 2025 - source
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The construction of Russia's promising aircraft carrier will start after 2025, a source in the country's military-industrial complex told journalists on Monday.
» UN denounces human suffering in Gaza war as unprecedented
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A highly anticipated United Nations report on the latest war on Gaza has decried as "unprecedented" the devastation and human suffering left behind by Israel's 2014 attack on the enclave.
» Syrian forces retake west of Palmyra from ISIL
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Syrian government forces have made further military progress in its bid to recapture the ancient city of Palmyra, reopening a major route for oil and gas supply to the capital Damascus.
» Ukraine nationalist Right Sector party rejects Minsk truce
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Ukraine's Right Sector political party has reiterated calls to disregard the Minsk ceasefire agreements between Kiev and pro-Russia forces.
» EU Extends Russia Sanctions for 6 Months
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
European Union foreign ministers formally agreed Monday to extend economic sanctions against Russia for an additional six months in response to the country's role in neighboring Ukraine.
» APC Weddings, Tank Biathlon: Russia's Martial Mood
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Here comes the bride - in an armored personnel carrier (APC). Forget those Hummer stretch limousines. These days, several companies in Moscow are renting out APCs for couples riding off into matrimony -- part of a military craze that is ...
» Iran-G5+1 nuclear talks at sensitive stage: Rouhani
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said negotiations between Iran and the G5+1 group of countries over Tehran's nuclear program have reached a sensitive stage.
» Differences somewhat reduced on Iran nuclear deal: Negotiator
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A senior Iranian nuclear negotiator says gaps between Iran and six major world powers over the final text of a possible comprehensive deal on Tehran's atomic case have partly narrowed, yet progress has not been made as expected.
» Guinea, Sierra Leone Still Have Ebola
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is still not over. Health officials continue to report cases in Guinea and Sierra Leone. Liberia was declared Ebola-free on May 9th.
» Maritime Raid Force, 26th MEU conducts VBSS training
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Force Reconnaissance Marines and special amphibious reconnaissance corpsmen provide the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit with capabilities that extend beyond the barriers of every day operations. The MEU becomes more than just combat ready...
» Philippines, US, Japan Hold Military Drills Near S. China Sea
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Military exercises between the United States and the Philippines opened Monday, at the same time that the Japanese and Philippine navies started joint training. Both operations are being held on the island province of Palawan, located ne...
» UK Provides Further Equipment to Kurdish Fighters Tackling ISIL
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The Defence Secretary has announced that the UK will supply a further £600,000 worth of military equipment to the Kurdish Peshmerga.
» Fresh Saudi airstrikes kill 8 in Yemen's Hajjah
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
At least eight people have been killed in fresh Saudi aerial attacks in northwestern Yemen as Riyadh's military campaign against the impoverished country continues unabated.
» UN report on 2014 Gaza conflict finds evidence of possible war crimes by both Israel and Palestinian groups
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
A new report released by a United Nations investigative panel on the possible commission of war crimes in Gaza during the 2014 conflict between Israel and Palestinian armed groups in the enclave, has gathered substantial information find...
» Hezbollah, Syria thwart ISIL attack in Qalamoun
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Fighters of the Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah and the Syrian army troops have repelled an attack by the ISIL Takfiri terrorist group in the border region of Qalamoun, west of Syria.
» Turkey Warns US About Kurdish Advances in Syria
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Turkey has warned the United States and Western powers of red lines when it comes to the Kurds and their military advances against Islamic extremists in northern Syria, including a firm position the Kurds must not threaten the territoria...
» Guinea Reacts to Indictment of Generals for 2009 Massacre
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
Human rights activists welcomed the indictment of two generals in Guinea for the massacre of protesters six years ago. But some question whether the indictments are aimed at a former military ruler who is planning to run in the upcoming ...
» Australia - AGM-88B High Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Australia for AGM-88B High Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for an estimated cost of $69 mill...
» Iran Navy sends 35th flotilla to high seas
22/06/15 14:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
The 35th flotilla of the Iranian Navy has set off for high seas to safeguard naval routes for the country's vessels operating in the region.
» US, UK Intel agencies worked to subvert antivirus tools to aid hacking [Updated] - Ars Technica (blog)
22/06/15 14:31 from Cyberwar - Google News
Ars Technica (blog) US, UK Intel agencies worked to subvert antivirus tools to aid hacking [Updated] Ars Technica (blog) More recently, it was revealed that Kaspersky had come under direct attack recently from an updated version of the D...
» ADL Joins Obama’s War on Israel
22/06/15 14:30 from Washington Free Beacon
One of America’s oldest organizations meant to combat anti-Semitism has joined an Obama administration campaign to discredit former Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren, whose new memoir documents how the White House fought behind the scenes ...
» US to Buy $32Mln in Shoulder-Fired Missile Defense - Sputnik International
22/06/15 14:29 from missile defense - Google News
ExecutiveBiz US to Buy $32Mln in Shoulder-Fired Missile Defense Sputnik International “Under the terms of the $31.7 million contract, Northrop Grumman will deliver three modernized third-generation pods,” the defense contractor said. “Th...
» FBI joins investigation into Portland bank robberies - WMTW Portland
22/06/15 14:26 from fbi - Google News
WMTW Portland FBI joins investigation into Portland bank robberies WMTW Portland Sgt. James Sweatt said the FBI is working with Portland police detectives on the case. A reward for information leading to an arrest has been increased from...
» Amtrak Employees Claimed to Work 40 Hours Per Day
22/06/15 14:23 from Washington Free Beacon
Timesheets for employees of Amtrak are riddled with abuse, according to a recent audit report, with cases of workers claiming over 40 hours of work in a single day.
» The Defense Department’s Indefensible Position on Killing Human Shields
22/06/15 14:11 from Just Security
Adil Ahmad Haque The Defense Department apparently thinks that it may lawfully kill an unlimited number of civilians forced to serve as involuntary human shields in order to achieve even a trivial military advantage. According to the DOD...
» Military Airstrikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
22/06/15 14:10 from GlobalSecurity.org
U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
» Senate, House a World Apart When It Comes to Nukes
22/06/15 14:09 from Defense One - All Content
It's not that the Senate isn't interested in the issue — the House just has a bigger mandate.
» Woodstock Police Captain Graduates From FBI National Academy - Patch.com
22/06/15 14:04 from fbi - Google News
Patch.com Woodstock Police Captain Graduates From FBI National Academy Patch.com Captain Kevin Culpepper of the Woodstock Police Department graduated earlier this month from the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. As a student in...
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» Rubio: Threaten China with hacking sanctions - The Hill
22/06/15 13:58 from Cyberwar - Google News
The Hill Rubio: Threaten China with hacking sanctions The Hill The three-day U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) begins Monday. Cybersecurity is expected to be a key point of discussion, especially with U.S. officials p...
» A Jordanian Man's Journey From the Arab Spring to al-Qaeda Foot Soldier 
22/06/15 13:56 from Defense One - All Content
After pro-democracy protests failed in Jordan, one teenager's determination to make a difference led him into the arms of al-Qaeda in Syria.
» Military Retirement Changes Could Cut Into New, Old Troops' Benefits
22/06/15 13:55 from Defense One - All Content
Under the current system, personnel who serve 20-plus years get a pension. But what about everyone else?
» NATO May Station 40000 Troops In Europe, Mostly Near Russian Border; US To ... - International Business Times
22/06/15 13:51 from Nato Russia - Google News
International Business Times NATO May Station 40000 Troops In Europe, Mostly Near Russian Border; US To ... International Business Times NATO may include around 40,000 troops in its rapid response Spearhead Force. Most of the troops are ...
» Cybersecurity degrees are job magnet - Military Times
22/06/15 13:47 from cybersecurity - Google News
Cybersecurity degrees are job magnet Military Times Marty Tatro has plenty of work experience, but not exactly the experience he needs to get into his chosen profession: Cybersecurity . By the time he left the Army National Guard as a sp...
» BAE Systems launches cloud-based cyber security offering in Canada - Canadian Underwriter
22/06/15 13:45 from Cyberwarfare - Google News
Canadian Underwriter BAE Systems launches cloud-based cyber security offering in Canada Canadian Underwriter “ Cyber intelligence is arguably the best defence companies can employ against the current wave of attacks on their critical ass...
» Ash Carter vows to beef up NATO to combat Russian threat - Daily Mail
22/06/15 13:34 from nato - Google News
Daily Mail Ash Carter vows to beef up NATO to combat Russian threat Daily Mail Ash Carter vows to beef up NATO to combat Russian threat. Defense Secretary Ash Carter talks about bolstering NATO and protecting allies in the face of Russia...
» FBI camp promotes civil rights, education - The Courier-Journal
22/06/15 13:34 from fbi - Google News
FBI camp promotes civil rights, education The Courier-Journal When Minerva Virola gave her final speech to a group of 20 teens she'd spent time with last week, she wanted them to walk away with at least one thing. "You have righ...
» Afghan Official: Taliban Capture Another Northern District
22/06/15 13:33 from GlobalSecurity.org
An Afghan official says the Taliban have captured a second district in the northern province of Kunduz following intense clashes with local security forces.
» National Security-Related Congressional Hearings, June 22–26
22/06/15 13:30 from Just Security
Megan Graham Below is a calendar of congressional hearings on national security matters for this week. Tuesday, June 23, 2015 10:30am – Senate Appropriations – Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee – Review of Informatio...
» First-time buyers lift U.S. home sales to 5-1/2-year high
22/06/15 13:28 from Search Results
First-time buyers lift U.S. home sales to 5-1/2-year high Euro zone welcomes new Greek debt proposals, more work to do Wall Street up on Greece hopes, M&A chatter Optimism over Greek deal boosts stocks, euro U.S. consumption not acce...
» Healthcare cybersecurity primer outlines defensive strategies - FierceHealthIT
22/06/15 13:26 from cybersecurity - Google News
Healthcare cybersecurity primer outlines defensive strategies FierceHealthIT A new primer on cybersecurity outlines the challenges that healthcare organizations face and steps they can take to defend themselves against cyberattacks. The ...
» Tight Lips Sink Ships: New BITS Head Seeks Cybersecurity Dialogue - American Banker (subscription)
22/06/15 13:18 from cybersecurity - Google News
Tight Lips Sink Ships: New BITS Head Seeks Cybersecurity Dialogue American Banker (subscription) In an interview a few days into his new role, he shared with American Banker his take on what is working in cybersecurity , the difficulty o...
» Congress Begins to Take Action on Cybersecurity Legislation - The National Law Review
22/06/15 13:09 from cybersecurity - Google News
The National Law Review Congress Begins to Take Action on Cybersecurity Legislation The National Law Review This comes as increased pressure has developed for the Senate to take action on cybersecurity information-sharing legislation, wh...
» US, UK Intel agencies worked to subvert antivirus tools to aid hacking - Ars Technica (blog)
22/06/15 13:06 from Cyberwar - Google News
Ars Technica (blog) US, UK Intel agencies worked to subvert antivirus tools to aid hacking Ars Technica (blog) More recently, it was revealed that Kaspersky had come under direct attack recently from an updated version of the Duqu malwar...
» Extreme Risk Management
22/06/15 12:50 from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting
Title:                      Extreme Risk Management Author:                 Christina Ray Ray, Christina I. (2010). Extreme Risk Management: Revolutionary Approaches to Evaluating and Measuring Risk. New York: McGraw-Hill LCCN:    201028...
» FBI: NC teen was arming himself for US terror attacks on behalf of ISIL - WYFF Greenville
22/06/15 12:44 from fbi - Google News
WYFF Greenville FBI : NC teen was arming himself for US terror attacks on behalf of ISIL WYFF Greenville “Justin Sullivan intended to commit violent acts against innocent people in the U.S. to support the terrorist organization, ISIL,” s...
» There's No More 'Easy Money' In Cybersecurity Stocks - Benzinga
22/06/15 12:35 from cybersecurity - Google News
Benzinga There's No More 'Easy Money' In Cybersecurity Stocks Benzinga Overall, UBS believes that cybersecurity stocks have a healthy enough near-term fundamental outlook to continue to “grind higher.” However, Thrill notes t...

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