» Aerojet Rocketdyne Propulsion Supports NATO's “Formidable Shield” Missile Defense Test - Nasdaq
18/10/17 00:41 from missile defense - Google News
PR Newswire (press release) Aerojet Rocketdyne Propulsion Supports NATO's “Formidable Shield” Missile Defense Test Nasdaq Formidable Shield 2017, a live-fire exercise supported by the U.S. Missile Defense Agency and U.S. Navy, which ...

» Trump calls widow of soldier killed in Niger, says ‘he knew what he signed up for’
18/10/17 00:34 from Stars and Stripes
Trump called the wife of Sgt. La David Johnson Tuesday afternoon. The two spoke on the phone for five minutes before she met her husband’s remains at Miami International Airport.

» Stars and Stripes: Trump calls widow of soldier killed in Niger, says ‘he knew what he signed up for’
18/10/17 00:34 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Trump called the wife of Sgt. La David Johnson Tuesday afternoon. The two spoke on the phone for five minutes before she met her husband’s remains at Miami International Airport. Stars and Stripes

» Granada Cyber security - ITV News
18/10/17 00:33 from Cyberwarfare - Google News
Granada Cyber security ITV News The First Secretary of State, Damien Green MP, will be visiting the HQ of global cyber security expert NCC Group at XYZ, Spinningfields in Manchester later. He will be addressing an invited audience and di...

» 5 Cybersecurity Predictions for Tomorrow's Internet - TechSpective
18/10/17 00:30 from cybersecurity - Google News
5 Cybersecurity Predictions for Tomorrow's Internet TechSpective Cybersecurity is quickly becoming part of everyone's daily life and can no longer be separated between personal and work life. In the past, cyber-attacks were typic...

» WWII veteran, 98, honored in Rhode Island for his service
18/10/17 00:23 from Stars and Stripes
Russell Johnson worked as a trained machinist before he enlisted in the U.S. Navy in June 1944. He was responsible for maintaining radar.

» Stars and Stripes: WWII veteran, 98, honored in Rhode Island for his service
18/10/17 00:23 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Russell Johnson worked as a trained machinist before he enlisted in the U.S. Navy in June 1944. He was responsible for maintaining radar. Stars and Stripes

» Australian spy agency says it is facing ‘unprecedented’ espionage threat
18/10/17 00:18 from intelNews.org
The primary intelligence agency of Australia says its resources are overextended as the country faces “espionage and foreign interference [of an] unprecedented” scale.

» intelNews.org: Australian spy agency says it is facing ‘unprecedented’ espionage threat
18/10/17 00:18 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The primary intelligence agency of Australia says its resources are overextended as the country faces “espionage and foreign interference [of an] unprecedented” scale. intelNews.org

» Cyber Warfare - Google News: US fast-food chains chase growth in small-town China - Financial Times
18/10/17 00:01 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Financial Times US fast-food chains chase growth in small-town China Financial Times The Chinese county-seat of Zouping, with a population of 700,000, is a backwater by Chinese standards, its bustling high street almost bereft of oversea...

» Lima Charlie News: Lima Charlie interviews CNN’s Peter Bergen about ‘Legion of Brothers’ and the future of Afghanistan
17/10/17 23:58 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Lima Charlie News MENA Report covers Middle East / North Africa developments as reported by Lima Charlie’s MENA Bureau. This week, MENA Bureau Chief John Sjoholm interviews CNN’s Peter Bergen about his documentary, “Legion of…...

» US-backed forces celebrate fall of IS 'capital,' Raqqa
17/10/17 22:40 from Stars and Stripes
Militants took over the vibrant metropolis on the Euphrates River in 2014, transforming it into the epicenter of their brutal rule, where opponents were beheaded and terror plots hatched.

» Stars and Stripes: US-backed forces celebrate fall of IS 'capital,' Raqqa
17/10/17 22:40 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Militants took over the vibrant metropolis on the Euphrates River in 2014, transforming it into the epicenter of their brutal rule, where opponents were beheaded and terror plots hatched. Stars and Stripes

» Kings Bay sailors found dead 4 days apart at same home after apparent drug overdoses
17/10/17 22:31 from Stars and Stripes
Petty Officer 1st Class Brian Jerrell and Petty Officer 2nd Class Ty Bell, both assigned to Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base, were found dead in the same off-base home four days apart.

» Stars and Stripes: Kings Bay sailors found dead 4 days apart at same home after apparent drug overdoses
17/10/17 22:31 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Petty Officer 1st Class Brian Jerrell and Petty Officer 2nd Class Ty Bell, both assigned to Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base, were found dead in the same off-base home four days apart. Stars and Stripes

» www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: The Latest: Trump questions presidents' calls to bereaved
17/10/17 22:29 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump's suggestion that his predecessors fell short in honoring the nation's fallen (all times local): 10 p.m. President Donald Trump has pulled bereaved military families into a painful p...

» Families of the fallen, and their presidents
17/10/17 22:20 from Stars and Stripes
The Associated Press spoke Tuesday with family members who have lost loved ones in U.S. military operations and asked them about their interactions, if any, with the president at the time — George W. Bush, Barack Obama or Donald Trump.

» Stars and Stripes: Families of the fallen, and their presidents
17/10/17 22:20 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The Associated Press spoke Tuesday with family members who have lost loved ones in U.S. military operations and asked them about their interactions, if any, with the president at the time — George W. Bush, Barack Obama or Donald Trump. S...

» Eurasia Review: Cher Cast In ‘Mamma Mia’ Sequel Alongside Meryl Streep
17/10/17 22:13 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Cher is heading to the big screen again, this time joining the cast of the ‘Mamma Mia’ sequel, “Mamma Mia 2: Here We Go Again!’, The Huffington Post reports The 71-year-old Oscar winner joins returning cast member...

» Cyber Warfare - Google News: Tesla has little to fear in China from competition, “nobody can compete” says analyst - Teslarati
17/10/17 22:09 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Teslarati Tesla has little to fear in China from competition, “nobody can compete” says analyst Teslarati Alexander Potter, analyst for Piper Jaffrays, said in a note to clients Tuesday that Tesla has little to fear when it comes to bein...

» Eurasia Review: Libya: Smugglers Holding Refugees And Migrants In Deplorable Conditions
17/10/17 22:07 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
After weeks of conflict in western Libya, United Nations agencies have been working around the clock to meet the urgent needs of the more than 14,000 refugees and migrants who had been held captive in numerous locations in the coastal ci...

» Eurasia Review: Contesting Columbus – Analysis
17/10/17 22:01 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
By Jeremy Black* (FPRI) — Christopher Columbus was a figure of controversy from the outset—the present fuss is as nothing compared with what he had to put up with during his lifetime. The travails of navigation, which included ship...

» RSS for National Security: Xi says China's prospects are bright but challenges severe
17/10/17 21:59 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Chinese President Xi Jinping trumpeted his nation's prospects as bright but made a rare acknowledgement of severe economic challenges as he opened the Communist Party's congress RSS for National Security

» They 'made us proud': Remembering 2 young soldiers killed in Fort Jackson crash
17/10/17 21:57 from Stars and Stripes
Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft and Pvt. Ethan Shrader were killed Oct. 6 at Fort Jackson when a military vehicle drove into a troop formation in a collision that also injured six other soldiers in training.

» Stars and Stripes: They 'made us proud': Remembering 2 young soldiers killed in Fort Jackson crash
17/10/17 21:57 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft and Pvt. Ethan Shrader were killed Oct. 6 at Fort Jackson when a military vehicle drove into a troop formation in a collision that also injured six other soldiers in training. Stars and Stripes

» Eurasia Review: Trump’s America: Anti-Intellectual And Proud Of It – OpEd
17/10/17 21:52 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Americans are dissatisfied, impatient with intellectual endeavors and blaming government for woes, refusing to examine their own individual shortcomings. By Louis René Beres* Even now, polls suggest that about 40 percent of Americans reg...

» Obama administration knew about Russian bribery plot before controversial nuclear deal - New York Post
17/10/17 21:48 from fbi - Google News
Newsweek Obama administration knew about Russian bribery plot before controversial nuclear deal New York Post The FBI used a confidential US witness working inside the Russian nuclear industry to gather records, make secret recordings an...

» Eurasia Review: Russiagate Brings Black Caucus To A New Low – OpEd
17/10/17 21:48 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The so-called Russiagate scandal is a fiction. The hapless Democrats see it as a means of doing what they failed to do on election day in 2016, defeat Donald Trump. The fear mongering also makes the case for waging war by other means aga...

» Eurasia Review: The Republican Tax Plan To Slow Growth – OpEd
17/10/17 21:45 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
In the  speech  where President Reagan launched his push for the last major tax reform in 1986, he criticized a tax code that “treats people’s earnings, similar incomes, much differently regarding the tax that they pay; and… causes some ...

» Eurasia Review: Malta: Journalist Behind Panama Papers Killed By Car Bomb
17/10/17 21:42 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
A journalist who led the Panama Papers offshore tax evasion expose was killed today when a bomb blew up her car. Investigative reporter Daphne Caruana Galizia – dubbed a “one-woman WikiLeaks” – was killed as she w...

» Eurasia Review: ISIS Seige Ends In Marawi, Trump Announces Duterte Visit In Philippines
17/10/17 21:38 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The bloody battle cost the lives of more than 1,000 people with many more civilians displaced in the fighting. “Ladies and gentlemen, I hereby declare Marawi City liberated from the terrorist influence that marks the beginning of t...

» Lawsuit Claims Three U.S. Companies Funded Terror in Iraq
17/10/17 21:37 from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces
The lawsuit, filed in federal court in Washington, cited as evidence contracts between the companies and the Iraqi government, leaked diplomatic cables, and the testimony of informants.

» Top General’s Grief Becomes Political Talking Point for Trump
17/10/17 21:35 from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces
President Trump is testing the reluctance of his chief of staff, John F. Kelly, to discuss the death of his son Second Lt. Robert Kelly, who died in combat in 2010.

» Eurasia Review: Mexico: Mental Health Bill Undermines Disability Rights, Says HRW
17/10/17 21:34 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Mexico’s Congressional Mental Health and Drug Commission is considering a national mental health bill that proposes to improve mental health services for all in Mexico but would seriously jeopardize the rights of people with disabilities...

» FBI arrests serial bank robbery suspect in Collier County - Naples Daily News
17/10/17 21:31 from fbi - Google News
Naples Daily News FBI arrests serial bank robbery suspect in Collier County Naples Daily News Collier County sheriff's deputies, Florida Highway Patrol troopers and FBI agents found a car that was identified as a possible getaway veh...

» Eurasia Review: Does Japan Really Want To Go Nuclear? – Analysis
17/10/17 21:30 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
There has been a flurry of articles speculating that it might be a good thing for regional security if Japan “went nuclear”. However, this would require much more than simply building nuclear weapons, in particular requiring the construc...

» Eurasia Review: Philippines: Exorcist Tells Priests To Properly Bless Religious Objects
17/10/17 21:26 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
One of the country’s leading exorcists reminded Catholic priests to perform the blessing of sacramentals, or religious objects, properly to avoid “demonic infestation.” Father Michell Joe Zerrudo, head exorcist of the D...

» fbi - Google News: FBI statistics show dramatic increase in officers intentionally killed in line of duty - Fox 59
17/10/17 21:26 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Fox 59 FBI statistics show dramatic increase in officers intentionally killed in line of duty Fox 59 INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The FBI just released statistics for law enforcement officers killed and assaulted in the line of duty in 2016. The...

» FBI statistics show dramatic increase in officers intentionally killed in line of duty - Fox 59
17/10/17 21:26 from fbi - Google News
Fox 59 FBI statistics show dramatic increase in officers intentionally killed in line of duty Fox 59 INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The FBI just released statistics for law enforcement officers killed and assaulted in the line of duty in 2016. The...

» Eurasia Review: Albania: Ex-Interior Minister Accused In Drug-Smuggling Scandal
17/10/17 21:24 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
By Fatjona Mejdini Former Albanian Interior Minister Saimir Tahiri is mentioned by alleged drug smugglers in newly-released transcripts of Italian police wiretaps, but he has denied any involvement in criminal activity. Media in Italy an...

» United States Defense and Military Forces: Top General’s Grief Becomes Political Talking Point for Trump
17/10/17 21:23 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
President Trump is testing the reluctance of his chief of staff, John F. Kelly, to discuss the death of his son Second Lt. Robert Kelly, who died in combat in 2010. United States Defense and Military Forces

» United States Defense and Military Forces: Lawsuit Claims Three U.S. Companies Funded Terror in Iraq
17/10/17 21:23 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The lawsuit, filed in federal court in Washington, cited as evidence contracts between the companies and the Iraqi government, leaked diplomatic cables, and the testimony of informants. United States Defense and Military Forces

» Stars and Stripes: American woman rescued from Afghanistan rushed to hospital
17/10/17 21:23 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Caitlan Coleman, her husband, Joshua Boyle, and their three children were rescued Wednesday, five years after the couple was abducted in Afghanistan on a backpacking trip. The children were born in captivity. Stars and Stripes

» American woman rescued from Afghanistan rushed to hospital
17/10/17 21:23 from Stars and Stripes
Caitlan Coleman, her husband, Joshua Boyle, and their three children were rescued Wednesday, five years after the couple was abducted in Afghanistan on a backpacking trip. The children were born in captivity.

» Eurasia Review: Syria: Islamic State On Edge Of Defeat In Raqqa
17/10/17 21:22 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
By Terri Moon Cronk The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is now on the verge of a devastating defeat in Raqqa, Syria, the Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman said Tuesday. Speaking to Pentagon reporters via tele...

» Eurasia Review: May And Juncker Agree To ‘Accelerate’ Stalled Brexit Talks
17/10/17 21:19 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
( EurActiv ) — British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said they agreed after talks Monday (16 October) to “accelerate” efforts for a Brexit deal ahead of a decisive EU summit this week....

» Eurasia Review: Flexible ‘Skin’ Can Help Robots, Prosthetics Perform Everyday Tasks By Sensing Shear Force
17/10/17 21:16 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
If a robot is sent to disable a roadside bomb — or delicately handle an egg while cooking you an omelet — it needs to be able to sense when objects are slipping out of its grasp. Yet to date it’s been difficult or impos...

» Washington Free Beacon: McCaskill Apologizes for ‘Sloppy, Embarrassing Mistake’ on Opioid Bill
17/10/17 21:14 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D., Mo.) apologized Tuesday for falsely saying she was undergoing breast cancer treatment when the Senate passed a bill that’s now facing fierce criticism. The Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement...

» Eurasia Review: Study Shows How Water Could Have Flowed On ‘Cold And Icy’ Ancient Mars
17/10/17 21:12 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
For scientists trying to understand what ancient Mars might have been like, the red planet sends some mixed signals. Water-carved valleys and lakebeds leave little doubt that water once flowed on the surface. But climate models for early...

» FBI: Costumed 'Shaky Bandit' arrested after latest robbery - Seattle Times
17/10/17 21:09 from fbi - Google News
Naples Daily News FBI : Costumed 'Shaky Bandit' arrested after latest robbery Seattle Times MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a man who wore different costumes while robbing about a dozen in banks in Florida over the past three weeks ...

» fbi - Google News: FBI: Costumed 'Shaky Bandit' arrested after latest robbery - Seattle Times
17/10/17 21:09 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Sun Sentinel FBI : Costumed 'Shaky Bandit' arrested after latest robbery Seattle Times MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a man who wore different costumes while robbing about a dozen in banks in Florida over the past three weeks has been caug...

» Eurasia Review: Volcanic Eruptions Linked To Social Unrest In Ancient Egypt
17/10/17 21:08 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Around 245 BCE Ptolemy III, ruler of the Ptolemaic Kingdom in Egypt, made a decision that still puzzles many historians: After pursuing a successful military campaign against the kingdom’s nemesis, the Seleucid Empire, centred main...

» Stars and Stripes: In Somalia, hope fades in desperate search for missing
17/10/17 21:06 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Across Mogadishu, Somalia's flag flew at half-mast, marking three days of national mourning. Mayor Thabit Abdi called for a citywide march on Wednesday in honor of the victims — and as a show of defiance. Stars and Stripes

» In Somalia, hope fades in desperate search for missing
17/10/17 21:06 from Stars and Stripes
Across Mogadishu, Somalia's flag flew at half-mast, marking three days of national mourning. Mayor Thabit Abdi called for a citywide march on Wednesday in honor of the victims — and as a show of defiance.

» Cyber Warfare - Google News: Asia markets steady as investors keep an eye on China's Party Congress - CNBC
17/10/17 21:04 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
CNBC Asia markets steady as investors keep an eye on China's Party Congress CNBC Stocks in Asia were steady on Wednesday as investors in the region looked to China's Party Congress for signs on future policy direction in the world's seco...

» Eurasia Review: China: Towards The 19th Party Congress – Analysis
17/10/17 21:03 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
By Bhaskar Roy* The 19th Congress of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is scheduled to start on October 18. The date was announced well in advance, indicating everything has been set, including personnel changes in the Politburo (PB) of ...

» Eurasia Review: Bangladesh: A Judgement Gone Awry – Analysis
17/10/17 21:01 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
By Dr. S. Chandrasekharan On many parameters Sheikh Hasina’s government is doing extremely well. The economy is moving at around 6 percent growth. There was a proud moment for Bangladesh when the first span of 6.15 Kilometer Padma Bridge...

» Eurasia Review: US Strategic Over-Evaluation Of Pakistan – Analysis
17/10/17 20:59 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
By Dr Subhash Kapila The United States has taken sixteen years down the line and numerous speed-breakers in US-Pakistan relations to realise that Pakistan was not only not delivering on US security interests but also undermining them. Sa...

» Eurasia Review: Profits And Pitfalls Of A China Deal For Saudi Aramco – OpEd
17/10/17 20:56 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
By Frank Kane* The official position of Saudi Aramco and its advisers has not altered. The initial public offering (IPO) scheduled for 2018 is on track and plans are advancing toward that end, with a number of foreign stock exchanges lin...

» Washington Free Beacon: Trump Pushes Tax Reform at Heritage Dinner
17/10/17 20:55 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
President Donald Trump pitched his tax reform plan during a keynote address at the Heritage Foundation's annual President's Club meeting on Tuesday evening in Washington, D.C. "Let's give our country the best Christmas present of all—mas...

» Eurasia Review: Kurds’ Statehood Dream Dies As Iraq Retakes Oil Fields
17/10/17 20:53 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
By Suadad Al-Salhy Iraqi troops and allied Shiite-dominated paramilitary forces took control on Tuesday of all Kirkuk’s oil fields, dealt a crushing blow to fragmented Kurdish forces and redrew the map of northern Iraq. The lightning two...

» Washington Free Beacon: Chris Matthews Praises Guest for Having a ‘Great’ Mormon Name
17/10/17 20:40 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
MSNBC host Chris Matthews praised a guest on his show Tuesday evening for having a "great LDS name," referring to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (LDS), known as Mormons. Boyd Matheson is considering a primary challenge a...

» CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report - Los Angeles Times
17/10/17 20:36 from cia - Google News
U.S. News & World Report CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report Los Angeles Times President Donald Trump's nominee to be the CIA 's independent watchdog told Congress on Tuesday that he's never read the Senate...

» cia - Google News: CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report - Los Angeles Times
17/10/17 20:36 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The Hill CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report Los Angeles Times President Donald Trump's nominee to be the CIA 's independent watchdog told Congress on Tuesday that he's never read the Senate's so-called torture report,...

» Washington Free Beacon: Sen. Angus King Says He Still Won’t Join Democratic Party
17/10/17 20:33 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Sen. Angus King (I., Maine) said on Tuesday that he still will not join the Democratic Party and will only caucus with them in the Senate. King, one of the Senate's two independents, was asked by CNN's Wolf Blitzer about a resolution bef...

» Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices: Travel Ban 3.0: The Hawaii TRO Is Right on the Statute
17/10/17 20:20 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
On Tuesday, Judge Derrick Watson of the federal district court in Hawaii issued a t emporary r estraining o rde r (TRO) against President Donald Trump’s third executive order (which Watson referred to as “ EO-3 ”) limiting entry of nonci...

» www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: ISIS to spread ideology, operations around world after Middle East losses
17/10/17 20:17 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
With the Islamic State's two main pillars of its so-called caliphate now in the hands of the U.S.-backed coalition, the terrorist group is looking to decentralize and expand its operations through outposts in Libya, Afghanistan and the P...

» www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: Kentucky city moving 2 Confederate statues from courthouse
17/10/17 20:17 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's second largest city began moving statutes of two Confederate statues on Tuesday evening after obtaining a legal opinion that a state heritage panel does not have jurisdiction over them. The Lexington Hera...

» Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices: The Cyberlaw Podcast: The Midnight Basketball of Cybersecurity
17/10/17 20:06 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
This episode features an interview with Mårten Mickos , the CEO of HackerOne. HackerOne administers bug bounty and vulnerability disclosure programs for a host of private companies as well as DOD’s “Hack the Pentagon” program. He explain...

» The Cyberlaw Podcast: The Midnight Basketball of Cybersecurity - Lawfare (blog)
17/10/17 20:06 from cybersecurity - Google News
The Cyberlaw Podcast: The Midnight Basketball of Cybersecurity Lawfare (blog) This episode features an interview with Mårten Mickos, the CEO of HackerOne. HackerOne administers bug bounty and vulnerability disclosure programs for a host ...

» Californians head back home to altered lives, communities
17/10/17 19:54 from Stars and Stripes
A week after fleeing raging wildfires, tens of thousands of emotionally ravaged Californians have drifted back home to find their lives and their communities dramatically altered.

» Stars and Stripes: Californians head back home to altered lives, communities
17/10/17 19:54 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
A week after fleeing raging wildfires, tens of thousands of emotionally ravaged Californians have drifted back home to find their lives and their communities dramatically altered. Stars and Stripes

» Can Trump Claim Credit for a Waning Islamic State?
17/10/17 19:47 from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces
President Trump claims that he has “done more against ISIS” than President Obama. But he hasn’t ventured far from the path his predecessor set.

» Trump: Drug czar nominee pulls his name from consideration
17/10/17 19:42 from Stars and Stripes
The announcement follows reports by The Washington Post and CBS News, which detailed the Pennsylvania lawmaker's involvement in crafting a 2016 law, signed by President Barack Obama, that weakened the Drug Enforcement Administration's au...

» Stars and Stripes: Trump: Drug czar nominee pulls his name from consideration
17/10/17 19:42 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The announcement follows reports by The Washington Post and CBS News, which detailed the Pennsylvania lawmaker's involvement in crafting a 2016 law, signed by President Barack Obama, that weakened the Drug Enforcement Administration's au...

» The National Interest: Could a Local War in Asia Create a Superpower Showdown Between America and China?
17/10/17 19:40 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Dave Majumdar Security, Asia The use of nuclear weapons is not likely, but local conflicts could spiral out of control rapidly. The risk of China and the United States going to war in the West Pacific is fairly small, but over time Washi...

» Judge in Hawaii blocks latest version of Trump's travel ban
17/10/17 19:25 from Stars and Stripes
U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson issued the ruling after the ban on a set of mostly Muslim countries was challenged by the state of Hawaii, which warned that the restrictions would separate families and undermine the recruiting of dive...

» Stars and Stripes: Judge in Hawaii blocks latest version of Trump's travel ban
17/10/17 19:25 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson issued the ruling after the ban on a set of mostly Muslim countries was challenged by the state of Hawaii, which warned that the restrictions would separate families and undermine the recruiting of dive...

» “Han Shot First”: Episode 41 of the National Security Law Podcast
17/10/17 19:24 from Just Security
Steve Vladeck Bobby Chesney and I have just posted Episode 41 of the National Security Law Podcast , which includes in-depth discussion of the latest travel ban ruling (the more things change…), the unrelated-but-related developmen...

» Just Security: “Han Shot First”: Episode 41 of the National Security Law Podcast
17/10/17 19:24 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Steve Vladeck Bobby Chesney and I have just posted Episode 41 of the National Security Law Podcast , which includes in-depth discussion of the latest travel ban ruling (the more things change…), the unrelated-but-related developmen...

» Raytheon interceptors down 4 missiles in NATO exercise - Arizona Daily Star
17/10/17 19:20 from nato - Google News
Arizona Daily Star Raytheon interceptors down 4 missiles in NATO exercise Arizona Daily Star The MDA said the exercise, which also included ships from Canada, France, Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom, was the first time NATO's “...

» RSA's Middle East cyber security conference gains its own identity - ComputerWeekly.com
17/10/17 19:18 from Cyberwarfare - Google News
RSA's Middle East cyber security conference gains its own identity ComputerWeekly.com This year's RSA Abu Dhabi, which is in its third year, will mark the first anniversary of the cyber security attacks on several Saudi Arabian g...

» The National Interest: China vs. Japan: Asia's Other Great Game
17/10/17 19:18 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Michael Auslin National Security, Asia Beijing and Tokyo will undoubtedly compete long after U.S. foreign policy has evolved. Asia’s Other Great Game By Michael Auslin *** “We confer upon you, therefore, the title ‘Queen of Wa Friendly t...

» UNC's Roy Williams not worried about Nassir Little's connection to FBI probe - News & Observer
17/10/17 19:18 from fbi - Google News
News & Observer UNC's Roy Williams not worried about Nassir Little's connection to FBI probe News & Observer Nassir Little earlier this month became the first top-10 prospect to commit to North Carolina in more than three years, ...

» The National Interest: China’s 19th Party Congress and How the Mighty Xi Jinping Could Fall
17/10/17 19:16 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Gordon G. Chang National Security, Asia China looks set to be the example of what can happen when nineteenth century absolutism fails in the twenty-first century. The Communist Party will convene its week-long Nineteenth National Congres...

» The National Interest: After the 19th National Party Congress, China’s Foreign Policy will Likely Become More Assertive
17/10/17 19:15 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Bill Bray, Quinn Marschik National Security, Asia President Xi Jinping is expected to emerge from the 19th National Congress with more power, more allies and more ambitious plans. What does this mean for the rest of the world? Since comi...

» The National Interest: Is America an Empire?
17/10/17 19:14 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
David C. Hendrickson Politics, Americas America’s zeal for anti-imperialist projects abroad has created a new imperialism of its own that is expansive and provocative of conflict. Is America an Empire? By David C. Hendrickson AMONG THE c...

» United States Defense and Military Forces: Can Trump Claim Credit for a Waning Islamic State?
17/10/17 19:13 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
President Trump claims that he has “done more against ISIS” than President Obama. But he hasn’t ventured far from the path his predecessor set. United States Defense and Military Forces

» The National Interest: How the Balkans Were Won: A Turkish Foreign Policy Success Story
17/10/17 19:13 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Vuk Vuksanovic National Security, Eurasia Erdogan’s Turkey is positioning itself as a political model for Balkan countries that find themselves outside of multilateral institutions and lacking champions in the West. On October 10 2017, T...

» Cyber Warfare - Google News: China Communist Party congress set to start in Beijing - BBC News
17/10/17 19:10 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
BBC News China Communist Party congress set to start in Beijing BBC News China's biggest political event, the Communist Party congress, is set to begin in Beijing. More than 2,000 delegates will be meeting under tight security in the cap...

» The National Interest: The "Super-Fuze": The Big Upgrade to America's Nuclear Arsenal That Russia Fears
17/10/17 19:10 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Dave Majumdar Security, "The US military has achieved a significantly greater capacity to conduct a surprise first strike against Russian ICBM silos." The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA)—which d...

» Comey insisted no 'special' rules in FBI Clinton probe - while drafting 'exoneration statement' - Fox News
17/10/17 19:05 from fbi - Google News
Fox News Comey insisted no 'special' rules in FBI Clinton probe - while drafting 'exoneration statement' Fox News Nine days after then- FBI director James Comey took the unusual step of circulating a draft to his inner ci...

» fbi - Google News: Comey insisted no 'special' rules in FBI Clinton probe - while drafting 'exoneration statement' - Fox News
17/10/17 19:05 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Fox News Comey insisted no 'special' rules in FBI Clinton probe - while drafting 'exoneration statement' Fox News Nine days after then- FBI director James Comey took the unusual step of circulating a draft to his inner circle laying the ...

» Cloudflare, CrowdStrike CEOs Spar Over Future of Cybersecurity Business - Wall Street Journal
17/10/17 19:02 from cybersecurity - Google News
Wall Street Journal Cloudflare, CrowdStrike CEOs Spar Over Future of Cybersecurity Business Wall Street Journal LAGUNA BEACH, Calif.—Two prominent executives in the cybersecurity industry on Tuesday debated whether the field is a long-te...

» Cloudflare, CrowdStrike CEOs Spar Over Future of Cybersecurity ... - Wall Street Journal
17/10/17 19:02 from Cyberwar - Google News
Wall Street Journal Cloudflare, CrowdStrike CEOs Spar Over Future of Cybersecurity ... Wall Street Journal Two prominent executives in the cybersecurity industry on Tuesday debated whether the field is a long-term business—or instead wil...

» CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report - Fox News
17/10/17 19:01 from cia - Google News
Fox News CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report Fox News WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's nominee to be the CIA's independent watchdog told Congress on Tuesday that he's never read the Senate's so-cal...

» cia - Google News: CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report - Fox News
17/10/17 19:01 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Fox News CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report Fox News WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's nominee to be the CIA's independent watchdog told Congress on Tuesday that he's never read the Senate's so-called torture repo...

» Cyber Warfare - Google News: China's Best Social Media And Internet Stocks - Forbes
17/10/17 18:58 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Forbes China's Best Social Media And Internet Stocks Forbes Chinese technology is a high-risk momentum sector within a high risk, rapidly growing but volatile market. For those comfortable with these risks, several MoneyShow.com contribu...

» global security - Google News: Ethiopia deliberately blocking US Congress resolution on human rights - africanews
17/10/17 18:47 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
africanews Ethiopia deliberately blocking US Congress resolution on human rights africanews Ethiopia despite its security headache back home, also plays a huge role in global security circles, as one of the biggest contributors to intern...

» Washington Free Beacon: Complaint Filed Against DNC Chair Perez With FEC Over Donations
17/10/17 18:39 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
A complaint has been filed on Tuesday with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) by a watchdog group over donations from DNC Chairman Tom Perez's campaign account to former opponents. The complaint was made by the Foundation for Accounta...

» www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report
17/10/17 18:38 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's nominee to be the CIA's independent watchdog told Congress on Tuesday that he's never read the Senate's so-called torture report, an exhaustive, classified report of the agency's treatment of te...

» www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: Thousands more Rohingya Muslims cross border into Bangladesh
17/10/17 18:32 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) - Thousands more Rohingya Muslims are fleeing large-scale violence and persecution in Myanmar and crossing into Bangladesh, where more than half a million others are already living in squalid and overcrowded ...

» cia - Google News: CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report - SFGate
17/10/17 18:32 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
SFGate CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report SFGate WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's nominee to be the CIA's independent watchdog told Congress on Tuesday that he's never read the Senate's so-called torture rep...

» CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report - SFGate
17/10/17 18:32 from cia - Google News
SFGate CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report SFGate WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's nominee to be the CIA's independent watchdog told Congress on Tuesday that he's never read the Senate's so-ca...

» Cyber Warfare - Google News: China's Challenges Abroad: How Does You Solve A Problem Like North Korea? - Forbes
17/10/17 18:31 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Forbes China's Challenges Abroad: How Does You Solve A Problem Like North Korea? Forbes The importance of the Chinese Communist Party's 19th party congress to the future of Xi Jinping's leadership and the direction of China has paralyzed...

» CIA Watchdog Nominee Says He Never Read Torture Report - U.S. News & World Report
17/10/17 18:31 from cia - Google News
U.S. News & World Report CIA Watchdog Nominee Says He Never Read Torture Report U.S. News & World Report WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's nominee to be the CIA's independent watchdog told Congress on Tuesday that he'...

» CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report - Minneapolis Star Tribune
17/10/17 18:31 from cia - Google News
U.S. News & World Report CIA watchdog nominee says he never read torture report Minneapolis Star Tribune WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's nominee to be the CIA's independent watchdog told Congress on Tuesday that he's ne...

» www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: Sharafat Ali Khan sentenced in 'terrorism' illegal immigrant smuggling plot
17/10/17 18:26 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
A federal judge on Tuesday sentenced the mastermind of a smuggling ring who brought dozens of illegal immigrants from terrorist hot-spots into the U.S. to 31 months in prison, rejecting the man's pleas for leniency and saying he could ha...

» Maryland man indicted for hate crime in new soldier's slaying
17/10/17 18:25 from Stars and Stripes
Richard Collins III was stabbed to death on May 20 at the University of Maryland, days before he was set to graduate from Bowie State University. He had just been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army.

» Stars and Stripes: Maryland man indicted for hate crime in new soldier's slaying
17/10/17 18:25 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Richard Collins III was stabbed to death on May 20 at the University of Maryland, days before he was set to graduate from Bowie State University. He had just been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army. Stars and Stripes

» Raytheon systems support complex international ballistic missile defense exercise - PR Newswire (press release)
17/10/17 18:17 from missile defense - Google News
PR Newswire (press release) Raytheon systems support complex international ballistic missile defense exercise PR Newswire (press release) The NATO-led exercise, Formidable Shield 17, was an integrated air and missile defense exercise sim...

» Trump’s Self-Absorption on War Deaths
17/10/17 18:17 from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces
Like the rich couple in “The Great Gatsby,” the president is exceedingly careless about just about everyone except himself — including slain solders.

» Defense One - All Content: How 4 Green Berets Took Down Joseph Kony’s Army With Tailored Messages
17/10/17 18:16 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
he leader of the Lord's Resistance Army Joseph Kony answers journalists' questions following a meeting with UN humanitarian chief Jan Egeland at Ri-Kwangba in southern Sudan. Nov. 2006 Defense One - All Content

» How 4 Green Berets Took Down Joseph Kony’s Army With Tailored Messages
17/10/17 18:16 from Defense One - All Content
For six years, a U.S. Special Forces team waged psychological warfare against a murderous warlord. Here’s how they won.

» United States Defense and Military Forces: Trump’s Self-Absorption on War Deaths
17/10/17 18:06 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Like the rich couple in “The Great Gatsby,” the president is exceedingly careless about just about everyone except himself — including slain solders. United States Defense and Military Forces

» FRANCE : Airbus: Enders plays ball with investigators, Elysee Palace frets
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» CZECH REPUBLIC : SDR, a spy microphone hidden in an SD card
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED ARAB EMIRATES : Verint poised to land major Emirates interceptions contract
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» KAZAKHSTAN : Airbus' helicopter sales channels in Astana under scrutiny
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED STATES : Trump launches Hezbollah hunt to put pressure on Iran with old Intel
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» GERMANY : Intelligence services play down differences in parliamentary hearing
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED STATES : US Intelligence on trail of North Korean oil
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» FRANCE : ANSSI builds its own data centre
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED STATES : CIA focuses on biotech threat
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» IRAN : Tehran concerned about separatist minorities
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» CHINA : New Zealand's intelligence services caught out by "spy MP"
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED KINGDOM : Cyber-spend goes two thirds on defence, a third on attack
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» SAUDI ARABIA : Al Asaker, Mohammed bin Salman's invisible hand
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» EUROPE : Chodiev stills counts on GlobalSource's investigators
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED STATES : Former US Air Force chiefs join private sector
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» FRANCE : Risk & Co reconfigures after shake-up
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» CANADA : Mathers, investigator turned lobbyist for BAE in Toronto
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» EUROPE : Airbus's mine scandal hides battle between former royal trustees
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED STATES : Intelligence ace joins UN anti-terrorism committee
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» FRANCE : Battesti exfiltered from China to interior ministry
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED STATES : William Hurd finally launches cyber-reserve
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» FRANCE : Public security under territorial intelligence influence
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED KINGDOM : John Sawers, former MI6 chief, on impact of sanctions post-Brexit
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» SAUDI ARABIA/RUSSIA : Salman ready to allow Bashar to remain
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» LEBANON : Skirmish in Beirut over Unesco appointment
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED STATES : USCYbercom operational chief joins Accenture
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED STATES : Ex-FBI lawyer to put HSBC back on straight and narrow
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED STATES : Lewman, from TOR development to anti-TOR business
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» FRANCE : Al Tunisi, an advisor among many to Thales in Riyadh
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED KINGDOM : Mendelsohn funds British MPs' Israel trip
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» UNITED KINGDOM : Alaco loses thirtysomethings
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» FRANCE : S-RM picks Bedouet in Paris
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» SINGAPORE : Patton returns home to Veracity
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» FRANCE : Gallice and Hyleos reply
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» SINGAPORE : Ex-CIA lie-detector specialist drops convicted partner
17/10/17 18:00 from Intelligence Online : Latest Issue

» Deputy Secretary Shanahan Hosts Vietnam War Commemoration
17/10/17 17:57 from American Forces Press Service News Feed
Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan welcomed the directors of “The Vietnam War” documentary to the Pentagon and spoke directly to Vietnam vets as the Defense Department continued its commemoration of the Vietnam War.

» MSU will not say yet if it has investigated its program after FBI probe into college hoops - Jackson Clarion Ledger
17/10/17 17:56 from fbi - Google News
Jackson Clarion Ledger MSU will not say yet if it has investigated its program after FBI probe into college hoops Jackson Clarion Ledger The NCAA has reportedly told all Division I institutions to examine their men's basketball progr...

» Twitter Search / siteintelgroup: UCC Resurfaces on Telegram, Claim Hacking FB, Twitter, Instagram Accounts http://tinyurl.com/y7jo5zt9 pic.twitter.com/SJu3W39MXQ
17/10/17 17:52 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
UCC Resurfaces on Telegram, Claim Hacking FB, Twitter, Instagram Accounts http://tinyurl.com/y7jo5zt9  pic.twitter.com/SJu3W39MXQ Twitter Search / siteintelgroup

» A short-term health deal by senators – with Trump's blessing
17/10/17 17:45 from Stars and Stripes
The agreement followed weeks of negotiations between Sen. Lamar Alexander R-Tenn., and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., that sought to address health insurance markets that have been in limbo following GOP failures to repeal and replace the A...

» Cyber Warfare - Google News: US Softens China FX Criticism, Cuts Taiwan From Watch List - Bloomberg
17/10/17 17:44 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Bloomberg US Softens China FX Criticism, Cuts Taiwan From Watch List Bloomberg President Donald Trump's campaign rhetoric over China's trade practices and America's roughly $350 billion merchandise-trade deficit with the country has soft...

» www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: Telegram fined for refusing Russian surveillance request
17/10/17 17:39 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
A court in Moscow has fined smartphone messaging app Telegram for refusing to give Russian authorities the decryption keys needed to decipher communications between customers. The Meshchansky Court handed down a 800,000 ruble (roughly $1...

» How agencies can start catching up to the moving goalposts of information security - FederalNewsRadio.com
17/10/17 17:39 from Cyberwar - Google News
FederalNewsRadio.com How agencies can start catching up to the moving goalposts of information security FederalNewsRadio.com Twenty years after the Government Accountability Office put federal information security on the High-Risk List, ...

» Twitter Search / siteintelgroup: Pro-AQ Jihadi Ideologue Calls to Expand Jihad to Turkey if it Enters Idlib http://tinyurl.com/y9kcnrkx
17/10/17 17:39 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Pro-AQ Jihadi Ideologue Calls to Expand Jihad to Turkey if it Enters Idlib http://tinyurl.com/y9kcnrkx  Twitter Search / siteintelgroup

» Passenger says Delta crew stopped her from singing anthem
17/10/17 17:37 from Stars and Stripes
A Georgia physician said her plan to honor a fallen soldier by singing the U.S. national anthem aboard a Delta Air Lines plane carrying the soldier's casket was stopped by a flight attendant who told her it would violate company policy.

» Stars and Stripes: Passenger says Delta crew stopped her from singing anthem
17/10/17 17:37 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
A Georgia physician said her plan to honor a fallen soldier by singing the U.S. national anthem aboard a Delta Air Lines plane carrying the soldier's casket was stopped by a flight attendant who told her it would violate company policy. ...

» VA seeks 'narrow' exemption to for-profit college ethics law
17/10/17 17:35 from Stars and Stripes
The Department of Veterans Affairs said Tuesday it would proceed with a narrow waiver to an ethics law banning VA employees from receiving benefits from for-profit colleges.

» Coast Guard opens forward operation station in Cold Bay
17/10/17 17:32 from Stars and Stripes
The Coast Guard has moved equipment and a helicopter to Cold Bay on the Alaska Peninsula in anticipation of the winter commercial fishing season.

» Stars and Stripes: Coast Guard opens forward operation station in Cold Bay
17/10/17 17:32 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The Coast Guard has moved equipment and a helicopter to Cold Bay on the Alaska Peninsula in anticipation of the winter commercial fishing season. Stars and Stripes

» Cyber Warfare - Google News: Americans have long been wary of military action in North Korea - CBS News
17/10/17 17:31 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
CBS News Americans have long been wary of military action in North Korea CBS News As tensions continue between the U.S. and North Korea, President Trump faces an American public that continues to be reluctant to use military force agains...

» Navy SEALs Were Ready if Pakistan Failed to Free Family Held as Hostages
17/10/17 17:29 from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces
American officials asked Pakistan to rescue an American woman, her Canadian husband and their children. With new intelligence on their whereabouts, officials had limited time to act.

» UN says S. Sudan 'lukewarm' about regional peace effort
17/10/17 17:28 from Stars and Stripes
South Sudan's government has given only "a lukewarm response" to a regional effort to revive the 2015 peace agreement and end worsening violence in the world's newest nation, the U.N. peacekeeping chief said Tuesday.

» Stars and Stripes: UN says S. Sudan 'lukewarm' about regional peace effort
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
South Sudan's government has given only "a lukewarm response" to a regional effort to revive the 2015 peace agreement and end worsening violence in the world's newest nation, the U.N. peacekeeping chief said Tuesday. Stars and Stripes

» GlobalSecurity.org: Army aims to keep supply chain churning, says Gen. Perna
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The Army relies on industry, as well as its own organic base, to repair and maintain weapons and equipment through the supply chain, said Gen. Gustave F. Perna. GlobalSecurity.org

» GlobalSecurity.org: Kuwait - M1A1 Abrams Tanks
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Kuwait for M1A1 Abrams Tanks. The estimated cost is $29 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification not...

» GlobalSecurity.org: Iraqi army retakes control of Sinjar
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Iraqi army managed to take control of the town of Sinjar in eastern Mosul from the Kurdish forces of Iraqi Kurdistan Democratic Party without any clash with the Kurdish forces early Tuesday. GlobalSecurity.org

» GlobalSecurity.org: IRGC has no role in operations in Kirkuk: Velayati
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Iranian Supreme Leader's top adviser emphasized that Iran has no role in the operations in Kirkuk and most of the Kurdish people of Iraq are against the ambitious attempt of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) President Masoud Barzani. G...

» GlobalSecurity.org: US 'not taking sides' in Iraqi-Kurdish dispute: Trump
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The United States is not taking sides in an Iraqi-Kurdish dispute, claims President Donald Trump, as Iraqi forces have taken control of the Kurdish-held city of Kirkuk. GlobalSecurity.org

» GlobalSecurity.org: 3,250, including 1,130 civilians, killed in SDF offensive to seize Raqqah: SOHR
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
A so-called monitoring group says at least 3,250 people dead, more than a third of them civilians, have lost their lives ever since militants from US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) launched an operation to retake the northern Syri...

» GlobalSecurity.org: US-backed militants say have taken 'full control' of Raqqah
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The so-called Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a ragtag grouping of militants backed by the United States, says it has fully taken control of Syria's northern city of Raqqah from Takfiri Daesh terrorists. GlobalSecurity.org

» GlobalSecurity.org: Israel approves plans for nearly 1,292 settler units in WB
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Israeli authorities have approved plans for construction of 1,292 settler homes in the occupied West Bank, a settlement watchdog NGO reports. GlobalSecurity.org

» GlobalSecurity.org: Philippines' Duterte Declares Marawi Freed From 'Terrorist Influence'
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has declared the southern city of Marawi "liberated from the terrorist influence" after a five-month battle to retake the southern city from Islamic militants. GlobalSecurity.org

» GlobalSecurity.org: South Sudan's leaders must pull country back from 'impending abyss,' UN peacekeeping chief
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Amid worsening security and the dire humanitarian and human rights situation in South Sudan, the head of United Nations peacekeeping operations on Tuesday called on the international community to demand that the country's leadership act ...

» GlobalSecurity.org: Thousands of Rohingya refugees stranded near Bangladesh-Myanmar border - UN
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The United Nations refugee agency is concerned about the humanitarian condition of up to 15,000 Rohingya refugees who are stranded in paddy fields near the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. GlobalSecurity.org

» GlobalSecurity.org: Kenyatta-Odinga Rivalry Spans Two Generations of Kenyan Politics
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Kenya's opposition has suspended protests following deadly unrest Monday as the country struggles to finalize a seemingly never-ending presidential election. As tensions rise, some see traces of the decades-long rivalry between two of Ke...

» GlobalSecurity.org: Macedonia's Social Democrats Look To Deliver On European Promise
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Macedonia's Social Democrats won an unexpectedly large share of the vote in municipal elections that essentially became a referendum on the country's future. That future, at least based on expectations recorded at the local level on Octo...

» GlobalSecurity.org: Minor Clashes Reported At Kyiv Anticorruption Demonstration
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Protesters calling for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to enact anticorruption reforms or step down scuffled with police in front of Ukraine's parliament at a rally organized by firebrand politician Mikheil Saakashvili and other opp...

» GlobalSecurity.org: EU must give clear answer to Turkey regarding accession bid: Turkish president
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the European Union (EU) must give a clear answer to Ankara regarding Turkey's bid to join the continental bloc, complaining that the EU has so far failed to fully fulfill its financial commitme...

» GlobalSecurity.org: U.S. urged not to sacrifice Taiwan to improve ties with China
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
A Taiwanese official expressed the hope on Tuesday that the United States will not use Taiwan as a bargaining chip or sacrifice ties with Taipei to strengthen relations with Beijing when U.S. President Donald Trump visits China in Novemb...

» GlobalSecurity.org: Netanyahu at Talks With Shoigu: Israel Will Never Allow Iran's Bases in Syria
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The Israeli Prime minister met with the Russian defense minister to discuss the situation in Syria, as well as the Iran nuclear deal in light of the US decision not to certify the agreement. GlobalSecurity.org

» GlobalSecurity.org: Iran top nuclear official stresses 'faithful implementation' of JCPOA
17/10/17 17:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) called here on Tuesday for 'faithful implementation' of the July 2015 deal. GlobalSecurity.org

» Washington Free Beacon: Jane Fonda on Whether She’s ‘Proud’ of America: ‘No, but I’m Proud of the Resistance’ Against Trump
17/10/17 17:23 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Actress Jane Fonda said Monday that she is not proud of America today but is proud of those who continue to protest Donald Trump's presidency. BBC's Stephen Sackur asked Fonda, a political activist, on "HARDtalk" about her lifelong activ...

» Robert Mueller spoke to cybersecurity expert who claims he was recruited to collude with the Russians: Report - Washington Examiner
17/10/17 17:19 from cybersecurity - Google News
Washington Examiner Robert Mueller spoke to cybersecurity expert who claims he was recruited to collude with the Russians: Report Washington Examiner Special counsel Robert Mueller interviewed a cybersecurity expert who claims to have be...

» Washington Free Beacon: U.S. Judge Blocks Latest Trump Travel Restrictions
17/10/17 17:18 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
By: Dan Levine, Andrew Chung SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Tuesday blocked President Donald Trump’s latest bid to impose restrictions on citizens from several countries entering the United States, which had bee...

» Washington Free Beacon: RNC Mocks Democrats With Fake DNC Fall Meeting Schedule
17/10/17 17:07 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The Republican National Committee (RNC) emailed out a fake schedule for the upcoming Democratic National Committee's (DNC) fall meeting, mocking the Democratic Party for its problems. The "media advisory" began by announcing "major chang...

» CIA Says Mistakenly 'Shredded' Senate Torture Report Then Did Not - U.S. News & World Report
17/10/17 17:06 from cia - Google News
U.S. News & World Report CIA Says Mistakenly 'Shredded' Senate Torture Report Then Did Not U.S. News & World Report Championed by Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein when she chaired the Senate panel, the "torture report,&qu...

» cia - Google News: CIA Says Mistakenly 'Shredded' Senate Torture Report Then Did Not - U.S. News & World Report
17/10/17 17:06 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
U.S. News & World Report CIA Says Mistakenly 'Shredded' Senate Torture Report Then Did Not U.S. News & World Report Championed by Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein when she chaired the Senate panel, the "torture report," as i...

» Stars and Stripes: Veteran faced an unwelcome homefront of discrimination during WWII
17/10/17 17:05 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Townsell Thomas never saw battle against the Germans or Japanese. He never left his homeland. Instead, he witnessed and was subjected to battles because of his race — Thomas is black — that still linger in some parts of the country today...

» Veteran faced an unwelcome homefront of discrimination during WWII
17/10/17 17:05 from Stars and Stripes
Townsell Thomas never saw battle against the Germans or Japanese. He never left his homeland. Instead, he witnessed and was subjected to battles because of his race — Thomas is black — that still linger in some parts of the country today.

» Stars and Stripes: McCain blocks Defense nominees to get Afghanistan war info
17/10/17 17:03 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said his committee needs the particulars in order to properly outfit the U.S. armed forces with training and equipment. "If we don't get the information we need, we can't do that." Stars and Stripes

» McCain blocks Defense nominees to get Afghanistan war info
17/10/17 17:03 from Stars and Stripes
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said his committee needs the particulars in order to properly outfit the U.S. armed forces with training and equipment. "If we don't get the information we need, we can't do that."

» United States Defense and Military Forces: Navy SEALs Were Ready if Pakistan Failed to Free Family Held as Hostages
17/10/17 17:01 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
American officials asked Pakistan to rescue an American woman, her Canadian husband and their children. With new intelligence on their whereabouts, officials had limited time to act. United States Defense and Military Forces

» Washington Free Beacon: TV Showrunner Accuses Bob Weinstein of Sexual Harassment
17/10/17 16:52 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Amanda Segel, an executive producer of the Weinstein Company television drama "The Mist," has accused Hollywood film producer Bob Weinstein of sexually harassing her. Segel said that Weinstein repeatedly made romantic overtures to her ov...

» CIA says mistakenly 'shredded' US Senate torture report then did not - Daily Mail
17/10/17 16:50 from cia - Google News
CIA says mistakenly 'shredded' US Senate torture report then did not Daily Mail Sharpley said the CIA received the report in December 2014 on a computer disk, which was then uploaded into a classified system. Shortly thereafter, ...

» The National Interest: Are the Neocons Finally with Trump?
17/10/17 16:49 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Curt Mills Politics, Americas The president’s refusual to certify the JCPOA has bequeathed him some strange bedfellows. Donald Trump finds himself in perhaps his most peculiar company yet as president: among the neocons. His decision to ...

» www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: LAPD wins OK to test drones despite privacy concerns
17/10/17 16:47 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Police Department has won permission to start flying drone aircraft. Despite concerns over privacy, the civilian Police Commission on Tuesday approved a one-year test program. The drones will only be us...

» Aegis Combat System Successfully Completes Series of Air and Missile Defense Tests During NATO Exercise - PR Newswire (press release)
17/10/17 16:45 from missile defense - Google News
PR Newswire (press release) Aegis Combat System Successfully Completes Series of Air and Missile Defense Tests During NATO Exercise PR Newswire (press release) HEBRIDES, Scotland, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy and Missile D...

» France: 10 held in probe of alleged far-right terror plot
17/10/17 16:37 from Stars and Stripes
French counterterrorism police have arrested 10 people allegedly linked to a far-right extremist who already was in custody on suspicion of planning attacks against mosques, politicians and migrants.

» Stars and Stripes: France: 10 held in probe of alleged far-right terror plot
17/10/17 16:37 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
French counterterrorism police have arrested 10 people allegedly linked to a far-right extremist who already was in custody on suspicion of planning attacks against mosques, politicians and migrants. Stars and Stripes

» The Worst Defense - Slate Magazine
17/10/17 16:37 from missile defense - Google News
Slate Magazine The Worst Defense Slate Magazine One could argue that the missile - defense systems play some role in deterring North Korea (or some other hostile country) from launching an attack. Maybe. Kim Jong-un might think it's ...

» After ISIS collapse in Raqqa, US faces other extremism threats
17/10/17 16:37 from Stars and Stripes
The imminent fall of the Islamic State's de facto capital leaves America a multitude of tasks to restore stability in the Middle East, starting with pockets of remaining IS resistance in Syria and Iraq.

» 'I fight back,' Trump warns after criticism by McCain
17/10/17 16:33 from Stars and Stripes
After Republican Sen. John McCain questioned "half-baked, spurious nationalism" in America's foreign policy, President Donald Trump warned that "people have to be careful because at some point I fight back."

» Washington Free Beacon: State Dept. Reveals 2,800 Documents From Huma Abedin Found on Anthony Weiner’s Computer
17/10/17 16:31 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The FBI found 2,800 documents on Anthony Weiner's personal laptop related to his estranged wife Huma Abedin's work as deputy chief of staff for Hillary Clinton when she served as secretary of state, according to a new report. The State D...

» us national security - Google News: Obama's DOJ slow-walked probe despite national security concerns - The Hill
17/10/17 16:30 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The Hill Obama's DOJ slow-walked probe despite national security concerns The Hill who chaired the House Intelligence Committee at the time the investigation was being conducted, told The Hill that he had never been told anything about t...

» RSS for National Security: Latest version of travel ban blocked by federal judge
17/10/17 16:29 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
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» www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
17/10/17 16:28 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Texas newspapers: The Dallas Morning News, Oct. 16, 2017 Here's where we should take the #MeToo movement next The past 48 hours have witnessed an online phenomenon that brings out the best in s...

» Eurasia Review: Islam & Muslims In The 21st Century – Book Review
17/10/17 16:27 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
In 1978 Professor Edward Said’s book –‘ Orientalism ’ – was published. It was a groundbreaking critique of the West’s historical, cultural, and political perceptions of the East by the (late) Columbia University professor. Nearly f...

» Washington Free Beacon: Weinstein Resigns From Company Board of Directors Amid Scandal
17/10/17 16:26 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein resigned from the Weinstein Company board on Tuesday morning in the wake of a scandal that has led dozens of women to come forward with allegations of sexual harassment and abuse dating back nearly three ...

» Stars and Stripes: VA seeks 'narrow' exemption to for-profit college ethics law
17/10/17 16:21 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The Department of Veterans Affairs said Tuesday it would proceed with a narrow waiver to a federal ethics law banning employees from receiving benefits from for-profit colleges after dropping plans for a broader exemption. Stars and Stripes

» OIR Spokesman: ISIS Faces Devastating Defeat on 3rd Anniversary of Operations
17/10/17 16:19 from American Forces Press Service News Feed
The Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman said the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is now on the verge of a devastating defeat in Raqqa, Syria.

» Eurasia Review: Surgical Strikes And Deterrence Stability In South Asia – OpEd
17/10/17 16:17 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
In April 2017, India announced its Joint Military Force Doctrine to counter “full spectrum of Military Conflicts”. One of the significant developments in this doctrine is Indian infatuation of “surgical strikes” with the usage of this te...

» Cyber Warfare - Google News: China's US Treasury Holdings Rose in August to Highest in Year - Bloomberg
17/10/17 16:15 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Bloomberg China's US Treasury Holdings Rose in August to Highest in Year Bloomberg China's holdings of U.S. bonds, notes and bills advanced for the seventh straight month to $1.2 trillion, an increase of $34.5 billion from a month earlie...

» Twitter Search / siteintelgroup: HTS News in Syria for October 17, 2017 http://tinyurl.com/y7klut3y
17/10/17 16:14 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
HTS News in Syria for October 17, 2017 http://tinyurl.com/y7klut3y  Twitter Search / siteintelgroup

» Eurasia Review: Alligators Eat Sharks
17/10/17 16:13 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Jaws, beware! Alligators may be coming for you, according to a Kansas State University researcher. While the sharks may not actually be as big as the fictional Jaws, James Nifong, postdoctoral researcher with the Kansas Cooperative Fish ...

» Laser aimed at Army helicopter amid major exercise in Germany
17/10/17 16:09 from Stars and Stripes
A U.S. Army helicopter pilot had a laser shined into the cockpit Sunday evening while flying over Schmidtmuehle, Germany, near the Hohenfels Training Area.

» What Duke, UNC and NCSU basketball programs are doing in wake of FBI investigation - News & Observer
17/10/17 16:05 from fbi - Google News
AL.com What Duke, UNC and NCSU basketball programs are doing in wake of FBI investigation News & Observer The FBI's investigation into bribery, fraud and corruption in college basketball has had a ripple effect in college compliance ...

» College basketball scandal | Internal reviews of programs at UNC ... - News & Observer
17/10/17 16:05 from fbi - Google News
Jackson Clarion Ledger College basketball scandal | Internal reviews of programs at UNC ... News & Observer The FBI's investigation into bribery, fraud and corruption in college basketball has had a ripple effect in college complianc...

» Justice Department creates watchdog for asset forfeiture program
17/10/17 16:05 from National Security: National Security, Pentagon & Defense Department News - The Washington Post
New director will be charged with reviewing complaints of abuse.

» Eurasia Review: NASA Missions Catch First Light From Gravitational-Wave Event
17/10/17 16:05 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
For the first time, NASA scientists have detected light tied to a gravitational-wave event, thanks to two merging neutron stars in the galaxy NGC 4993, located about 130 million light-years from Earth in the constellation Hydra. Shortly ...

» Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Schedules Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call for Thursday, November ... - Nasdaq
17/10/17 16:04 from CyberWar - Google News
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Schedules Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call for Thursday, November ... Nasdaq ... and a streamlined development process. Kratos specializes in unmanned systems, satellite communications, ...

» Washington Free Beacon: Washington Post Fact-Checker Gives McCaskill Four Pinocchios for Claiming She ‘Wasn’t Here’ When DEA Bill Passed
17/10/17 16:01 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
The Washington Post fact-checker on Tuesday gave Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill (Mo.) four Pinocchios for claiming she was not in the Senate last year when Congress passed a bill that weakened the ability of the Drug Enforcement Admini...

» www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: McCain blocks Defense nominees to get Afghanistan war info
17/10/17 15:58 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
WASHINGTON (AP) - The chairman of the influential Senate Armed Services Committee said Tuesday he'll hold up President Donald Trump's nominees for key Defense Department posts until the administration delivers details about its new strat...

» Washington Free Beacon: George Soros’ Daughter Donates $500,000 to Planned Parenthood Votes
17/10/17 15:55 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Andrea Soros Colombel, the daughter of liberal billionaire financier George Soros, recently cut a $500,000 check to the political action arm of Planned Parenthood, according to Federal Election Commission records. Andrea made the $500,00...

» The Trump team has failed to address the nation's mounting cybersecurity threats - TechCrunch
17/10/17 15:54 from Cyberwar - Google News
TechCrunch The Trump team has failed to address the nation's mounting cybersecurity threats TechCrunch Robert Ackerman Jr. is the founder and a managing director of Allegis Capital, an early-stage cybersecurity venture firm, and a fo...

» The Trump team has failed to address the nation's mounting ... - TechCrunch
17/10/17 15:53 from cybersecurity - Google News
TechCrunch The Trump team has failed to address the nation's mounting ... TechCrunch Government civilian and military agencies had a 90-day deadline to review and assess their cybersecurity status and propose improvements. Eight dead...

» Eurasia Review: Space For All: Love For All Is A Formula Taught By All Religions – OpEd
17/10/17 15:51 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Love for all is a formula taught by all religions. In Hinduism, it is said: Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam— ‘The world is one family’. Guru Nanak ji said, ‘There is no Hindu, nor Muslim’. It means the same thing. In Islam, it is says: al-Khalqu A...

» Pentagon, Services Observe National Cybersecurity Awareness Month - Department of Defense
17/10/17 15:51 from cybersecurity - Google News
Department of Defense Pentagon, Services Observe National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Department of Defense WASHINGTON, Oct. 17, 2017 — As part of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the Defense Department's deputy chief inform...

» Eurasia Review: Indegenous People Of Arunachal Pradesh Oppose Hydro Project Over Brahmaputra
17/10/17 15:47 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
As Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu, along with his state cabinet colleagues recently supported the Multipurpose River Valley Project for the Siang River in a NITI Aayog meeting, the people of the Siang districts oppose the p...

» National Security: Justice Department creates watchdog for asset forfeiture program
17/10/17 15:45 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
New director will be charged with reviewing complaints of abuse. National Security

» Eurasia Review: Indian Supreme Court: Anti-Government Statements Not Sedition – OpEd
17/10/17 15:35 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Today most government are increasingly intolerant of the public criticism of their misgovernance and corruption. The critics are attacked – India claiming to be the largest secular democracy in the world suffers badly on that count...

» Pentagon, Services Observe National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
17/10/17 15:35 from American Forces Press Service News Feed
The Defense Department’s deputy chief information officer held a media roundtable at the Pentagon with her service counterparts to discuss key DoD and military initiatives as part of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month.

» The National Interest: Does China Really Pose a Threat to Taiwan?
17/10/17 15:33 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Richard A. Bitzinger Security, Asia China-Taiwan tensions seem almost quaint in comparison to the modern troubles in Asia. A colleague of mine loves to point out that I am constantly saying, “Back in the Nineties…” In other words, I am a...

» 2 admit roles in $24M benefits scheme that targeted vets
17/10/17 15:32 from Stars and Stripes
A former official at a New Jersey university and another woman have admitted their roles in a scheme that stole more than $24 million from a federal education benefits program designed to help veterans.

» Stars and Stripes: 2 admit roles in $24M benefits scheme that targeted vets
17/10/17 15:32 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
A former official at a New Jersey university and another woman have admitted their roles in a scheme that stole more than $24 million from a federal education benefits program designed to help veterans. Stars and Stripes

» Eurasia Review: Woody Allen Is Right: Beware A Witch Hunt – OpEd
17/10/17 15:32 from 1. US Security from mikenova (64 sites)
Jeffrey Katzenberg is right to observe that “There’s a pack of wolves” in Hollywood. They must be gotten. But in the quest for justice, it is important not to proceed at a gallop pace lest we victimize the innocent. Per...

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