Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Global Security Newsletter // November 12

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November 12, 2019
1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Washington Free Beacon: Hickenlooper: Press Should ‘Protect’ Me From Ethics Complaint
1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): "fbi" - Google News: Latinos and transgender people new biggest targets of hate crimes, FBI says - Los Angeles Times
1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): "fbi" - Google News: FBI: Hate crime murders hit record; transgender crimes soar - WCBI
Global Security Light Curtain Market Industry: A Latest Research Report to Share Market Insights and Dynamics - Digital Industry Wire
India suggests a global regulation for open, safe and secure cyberspace - Economic Times

1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Washington Free Beacon: Hickenlooper: Press Should ‘Protect’ Me From Ethics Complaint

Democratic Senate candidate John Hickenlooper told a local television station it should be "protecting" him from an ethics complaint alleging that he improperly received gifts as governor of Colorado. read more

1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): "fbi" - Google News: Latinos and transgender people new biggest targets of hate crimes, FBI says - Los Angeles Times

Hate crimes targeting people in 2018 surged to their highest levels in 16 years despite a slight overall dip in the number of hate crimes, the FBI said in a report released Tuesday. read more

1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): "fbi" - Google News: FBI: Hate crime murders hit record; transgender crimes soar - WCBI

Hate crime murders in the U.S. reached a 27-year high in 2018, according to data released Tuesday by the FBI. Hate crime murders totaled 24, which includes the 11 worshipers slain last year at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, the deadliest anti-Semitic hate crime in U.S. read more

Global Security Light Curtain Market Industry: A Latest Research Report to Share Market Insights and Dynamics - Digital Industry Wire

The global Security Light Curtain market is valued at million US$ in 2018 is expected to reach million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of during 2019-2025. Access Report Details at: https://www.themarketreports.com/report/global-security-light-curtain-market-research-report read more

India suggests a global regulation for open, safe and secure cyberspace - Economic Times

NEW DELHI: India on Tuesday stated that while it is excited about opportunities from cyber space in the backdrop of Digital India program it is concerned about the threats from the cyberspace including from unimpeded growth of read more
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Monday, November 11, 2019

Global Security Newsletter // November 11

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November 11, 2019
National security a top priority: Tsai - 台北時報
China's electric bus and rail industries threaten national security, retired military leaders tell Congress - Bus & Motorcoach News
After push from Rick Perry, his backers got huge gas deal in Ukraine - NBCNews.com
Life hacks – a year at the National Cyber Security Centre - PublicTechnology
Elizabeth Warren's fracking ban pledge shows a 'total lack of understanding,' oil guru Yergin says - CNBC

National security a top priority: Tsai - 台北時報

Cybersecurity is directly linked to national security and is a top priority for the government, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said yesterday at a meeting with a team of “white hat” hackers at the Presidential Office. read more

China's electric bus and rail industries threaten national security, retired military leaders tell Congress - Bus & Motorcoach News

Bus-maker BYD blasts efforts as “xenophobic attacks exploiting ignorance and hatred” “China’s growing dominance in the EV (electric vehicle) market threatens American competitiveness and has significant national security implications for the United States,” stated a letter to members of Congress from Securing America’s Energy Future (SAFE), a Washington, D.C., think tank. read more

After push from Rick Perry, his backers got huge gas deal in Ukraine - NBCNews.com

KYIV, Ukraine — Two political supporters of U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry secured a potentially lucrative oil and gas exploration deal from the Ukrainian government soon after Perry proposed one of the men as an adviser to the country's new president. read more

Life hacks – a year at the National Cyber Security Centre - PublicTechnology

Credit: SHAPE NATO/Public domain Cyberattacks now seem firmly accepted as a fact of life. Indeed, so commonplace are they that a significant assault is targeted at a UK company or public-sector entity as regularly as the coming and going of the tides. read more

Elizabeth Warren's fracking ban pledge shows a 'total lack of understanding,' oil guru Yergin says - CNBC

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — One of the energy industry's most prominent experts is flabbergasted at Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren's promise to ban fracking if elected. read more
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Sunday, November 10, 2019

Global Security Newsletter // November 10

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November 10, 2019
Trump impeachment inquiry witness list widens partisan rift, as public hearings approach - Fox News
GOP senator: Trump advisers had to 'convince' Trump to release Ukraine aid - NBC News
Internet freedom declines in U.S., China is "world’s worst abuser" - Axios
Top stories - Google News: Broadway actress Laurel Griggs dead at 13 - Fox News
Top stories - Google News: Johnson dismisses testimony from White House officials contradicting Trump as 'just their impression' | TheHill - The Hill

Trump impeachment inquiry witness list widens partisan rift, as public hearings approach - Fox News

Texas Congressman Will Hurd, Republican member of the House Intelligence Committee, joins Chris Wallace on 'Fox News Sunday.' House Intelligence Committee members demonstrated a stark difference of opinion over what testimony is relevant in the impeachment inquiry of President Trump -- which will feature public hearings for the first time this week. read more

GOP senator: Trump advisers had to 'convince' Trump to release Ukraine aid - NBC News

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisc., said Sunday that "most" of President Donald Trump's advisers were trying to figure out "some way" to get him to release a hold on roughly $400 million in Ukrainian military aid, an effort at the center of Democrats' impeachment inquiry. read more

Internet freedom declines in U.S., China is "world’s worst abuser" - Axios

Reproduced from a Freedom House map; Note: Score based on obstacles to access, limits on content and violation of user rights; Map: Axios VisualsRising levels of political disinformation and government surveillance are making the internet less free in the U.S., according to a new report by Freedom House, a democracy and human rights research group. read more

Top stories - Google News: Broadway actress Laurel Griggs dead at 13 - Fox News

Fox News Flash top entertainment and celebrity headlines for Nov. 10 are here. Check out what's clicking today in entertainment. Laurel Griggs, a Broadway actress who appeared in several movies and TV shows, has died. read more

Top stories - Google News: Johnson dismisses testimony from White House officials contradicting Trump as 'just their impression' | TheHill - The Hill

Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) on Sunday dismissed testimony from current and former White House officials that contradicted President Trump, saying it was “just their impression” of the situation. read more
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Saturday, November 9, 2019

Global Security Newsletter // November 09

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November 09, 2019
FBI from Michael_Novakhov (34 sites): "gregg jarrett" - Google News: Gorka tells Lindsey Graham to stop protecting John McCain and do his job: 'Where are you?' - BizPac Review
1. Russia from Michael_Novakhov (116 sites): rferlonline's YouTube Videos: Opposition Demonstrates For Change In Kazakhstan
Counterintelligence from Michael_Novakhov (51 sites): Trump Investigations from Michael_Novakhov (111 sites): realDonaldTrump on Twitter: But the Witch Hunt continues. After 3 years of relentless attacks against the Republican Party & me, the Do Nothing Dems are losers for America! twitter.com/realdonaldtrum…
1. Russia from Michael_Novakhov (116 sites): RSS: Сборная Северного флота принимает участие в чемпионате Мурманской области по хоккею с шайбой
FBI from Michael_Novakhov (34 sites): "fbi surveillance" - Google News: Former FBI translator pleads guilty to lying about contact with terror suspect - UPI News

FBI from Michael_Novakhov (34 sites): "gregg jarrett" - Google News: Gorka tells Lindsey Graham to stop protecting John McCain and do his job: 'Where are you?' - BizPac Review

Former Trump advisor Sebastian Gorka took to the Fox Business airwaves on Friday night to implore a shockingly absent Senate Majority Leader Lindsey Graham to do right by the American people. read more

1. Russia from Michael_Novakhov (116 sites): rferlonline's YouTube Videos: Opposition Demonstrates For Change In Kazakhstan

From: rferlonline Duration: 01:23 Demonstrators gathered in to Kazakh cities on November 9 – for a sanctioned rally in the capital Nur-Sultan and an unauthorized in Almaty – called for freedom for political prisoners, parliamentary republic, and fair elections. read more

Counterintelligence from Michael_Novakhov (51 sites): Trump Investigations from Michael_Novakhov (111 sites): realDonaldTrump on Twitter: But the Witch Hunt continues. After 3 years of relentless attacks against the Republican Party & me, the Do Nothing Dems are losers for America! twitter.com/realdonaldtrum…

But the Witch Hunt continues. After 3 years of relentless attacks against the Republican Party & me, the Do Nothing Dems are losers for America! twitter.com/realdonaldtrum… THANK YOU! read more

1. Russia from Michael_Novakhov (116 sites): RSS: Сборная Северного флота принимает участие в чемпионате Мурманской области по хоккею с шайбой

Главная Новости В стране Подробнее 09.11.2019 (19:12)Сборная Северного флота принимает участие в чемпионате Мурманской области по хоккею с шайбой Хоккеисты сборной Северного флота примут участие в чемпионате Мурманской области по хоккею с шайбой сезона 2019-2020 гг. read more

FBI from Michael_Novakhov (34 sites): "fbi surveillance" - Google News: Former FBI translator pleads guilty to lying about contact with terror suspect - UPI News

Nov. 9 (UPI) -- A former FBI translator accused of covering up personal contacts with a terrorism suspect has pleaded guilty to making false statements. Abdirizak Wehelie, of Burke, Va., entered his plea Friday in federal court in Virginia. read more
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Friday, November 8, 2019

Global Security Newsletter // November 08

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November 08, 2019
Trump says he's considering Putin's invitation to Russian military parade - live - The Guardian
Six times Trump’s allies downplayed Trump’s actions by pointing to his incompetence - The Washington Post
Roger Stone trial set to turn to alleged witness threats, contacts with Trump campaign about WikiLeaks - The Washington Post
Gas tanker leased from Russia heads for U.S. to fetch LNG cargo - Reuters
Counterintelligence from Michael_Novakhov (51 sites): "fbi" - Google News: FBI Leads Work to Protect Energy Companies from Cybercrime - Government Technology

Trump says he's considering Putin's invitation to Russian military parade - live - The Guardian

11.23am EST11:23 Referee says US Rep knew about sexual assault allegations against sports doctor Picking up momentum on politics Twitter this morning: An anonymous professional referee alleged in a lawsuit filed yesterday that he told US Congressman Jim Jordan that Richard Strauss, the now-dead Ohio State University sports team physician, masturbated in front of him in a shower in 1994, NBC reported last night. read more

Six times Trump’s allies downplayed Trump’s actions by pointing to his incompetence - The Washington Post

“What I can tell you about the Trump policy toward the Ukraine, it was incoherent,” Sen. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) told reporters Wednesday. “It depends on who you talk to. They seem to be incapable of forming a quid pro quo.” read more

Roger Stone trial set to turn to alleged witness threats, contacts with Trump campaign about WikiLeaks - The Washington Post

Credico also is likely to be asked whether Stone influenced his decision to invoke his Fifth Amendment right against self incrimination as the House Intelligence Committee investigated Russian campaign interference. read more

Gas tanker leased from Russia heads for U.S. to fetch LNG cargo - Reuters

MOSCOW, Nov 8 (Reuters) - A gas tanker once hailed by President Vladimir Putin as a bulwark of Russian energy security is heading for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in the United States, ship tracking data from Refinitiv’s Eikon showed on Friday. read more

Counterintelligence from Michael_Novakhov (51 sites): "fbi" - Google News: FBI Leads Work to Protect Energy Companies from Cybercrime - Government Technology

(TNS) — The Houston FBI hosted a classified meeting on Wednesday afternoon to help energy companies to protect themselves from the growing threat of cyber attacks. Nearly 60 people from energy companies and federal agencies attended the meeting, which included a classified security briefing and panel discussion that focused on protecting pipelines, power lines, refineries and other facilities from espionage, hackers and overseas-led cyber attacks. read more
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Thursday, November 7, 2019

Global Security Newsletter // November 07

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November 07, 2019
1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Stars and Stripes: Space Coast's dry spell is ending: SpaceX to send Starlink satellites to orbit
1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Stars and Stripes: Aid group says hospital hit during Houthi attack in Yemen
1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Washington Free Beacon: U.S. Senators Press for Sanctions on Turkey If It Is Violating Syria Ceasefire
1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Stars and Stripes: Investment in Latin America will limit migration north
1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Washington Free Beacon: U.S.: Iran Holding IAEA Inspector Was ‘Outrageous Provocation’

1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Stars and Stripes: Space Coast's dry spell is ending: SpaceX to send Starlink satellites to orbit

Space Coast's dry spell is ending: SpaceX to send Starlink satellites to orbit (Tribune NewsService) — SpaceX is set to end a three-month dry spell of ground-based launches from the Space Coast on Monday with a planned launch of its Internet satellite constellation. read more

1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Stars and Stripes: Aid group says hospital hit during Houthi attack in Yemen

Aid group says hospital hit during Houthi attack in Yemen SANAA, Yemen — An international medical relief agency said Thursday that a hospital it runs in western Yemen was damaged in a recent attack. read more

1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Washington Free Beacon: U.S. Senators Press for Sanctions on Turkey If It Is Violating Syria Ceasefire

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican and Democratic U.S. senators asked President Donald Trump's administration on Wednesday to let them know – and to respond with tough sanctions – if reports are true that Turkey is violating a ceasefire agreement in Syria. read more

1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Stars and Stripes: Investment in Latin America will limit migration north

OPINION Investment in Latin America will limit migration north The refugee crisis continues at the United States’ southern border. Defensive barriers may provide temporary isolating protection. read more

1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): Washington Free Beacon: U.S.: Iran Holding IAEA Inspector Was ‘Outrageous Provocation’

By Francois Murphy VIENNA (Reuters) – The European Union and United States expressed concern on Thursday at Iran's holding of an inspector from the U.N. nuclear watchdog last week, with the U.S. read more
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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Global Security Newsletter // November 06

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November 06, 2019
Top stories - Google News: Live updates: Public hearings in the impeachment inquiry of Trump will begin next week, House officials announce - The Washington Post
Top stories - Google News: UAW leader, a former GM board member, charged in ongoing federal corruption probe - CNBC
Top stories - Google News: Leaked documents show Facebook leveraged user data to fight rivals and help friends - NBC News

Top stories - Google News: Live updates: Public hearings in the impeachment inquiry of Trump will begin next week, House officials announce - The Washington Post

Democrats hope Hale can shed more light on the removal of Marie Yovanovitch as U.S. ambassador to Ukraine after she became the target of false rumors questioning her loyalty to President Trump. read more

Top stories - Google News: UAW leader, a former GM board member, charged in ongoing federal corruption probe - CNBC

Former UAW Vice President Joe Ashton speaks during a GM announcement at a plant in Spring Hill, Tenn. in 2011. GM DETROIT – Federal prosecutors have charged retired United Auto Workers Vice President Joseph Ashton, a former board member of General Motors, as part of its corruption probe into the union. read more

Top stories - Google News: Leaked documents show Facebook leveraged user data to fight rivals and help friends - NBC News

A cache of leaked Facebook documents shows how the company's CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, oversaw plans to consolidate the social network's power and control competitors by treating its users' data as a bargaining chip. read more
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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Global Security Newsletter // November 05

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November 05, 2019
The scope of Trump’s corruption is mind-boggling. New developments show how. - The Washington Post
1. World from Michael_Novakhov (27 sites): FOX News: Florida county rejects New York Times subscriptions: ‘Fake news, I agree with President Trump’
1. World from Michael_Novakhov (27 sites): FOX News: Inside Ancient Egyptian cat mummy, archaeologists find remains of 3 cats
1. World from Michael_Novakhov (27 sites): FOX News: Massive 2,000-foot asteroid to whiz past Earth later this month
1. World from Michael_Novakhov (27 sites): Reuters: World News: Zimbabwe public workers to press ahead with pay protest

The scope of Trump’s corruption is mind-boggling. New developments show how. - The Washington Post

The second is that two of the scheme’s goals — getting Ukraine to validate a conspiracy theory absolving Russia of 2016 sabotage, and to manufacture smears of one of Trump’s leading 2020 rivals — are really part of the same story. read more

1. World from Michael_Novakhov (27 sites): FOX News: Florida county rejects New York Times subscriptions: ‘Fake news, I agree with President Trump’

The New York Times says TV stations should end the tradition of airing the national anthem, claiming it could trigger viewers who hear ‘political overtones.’ A Florida county caused controversy last month by deciding that local libraries wouldn’t provide access to The New York Times because county commissioners “agree with President Trump” that the paper is “fake news" -- but officials have promised to revisit the situation amid backlash. read more

1. World from Michael_Novakhov (27 sites): FOX News: Inside Ancient Egyptian cat mummy, archaeologists find remains of 3 cats

A group of researchers used a CT scan to examine the insides of this ancient Egyptian cat mummy held at the Museum of Fine Arts of Rennes in France. (Credit: Museum of Fine Arts of Rennes) read more

1. World from Michael_Novakhov (27 sites): FOX News: Massive 2,000-foot asteroid to whiz past Earth later this month

Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 5 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com An asteroid slightly smaller than the largest structure in the U.S. is slated to harmlessly zoom past Earth later this month. read more

1. World from Michael_Novakhov (27 sites): Reuters: World News: Zimbabwe public workers to press ahead with pay protest

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe state workers will go ahead with Wednesday’s street protest after the government failed to give in to their demand for U.S. dollar-indexed salaries to cushion them against soaring inflation, union officials said on Tuesday. read more
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