The Department of Homeland Security has spelled out its intentions to proactively monitor civilian agency networks for signs of threats, after agencies arguably dropped the ball this spring in detecting federal websites potentially harboring the Heartbleed superbug. Read More: DHS No Longer Needs Permission Slips to Monitor Other Agencies’ Networks for Vulnerabilities – Nextgov.com.
Shortly before getting on the plane, 10-year-old Miguel Calehr, as countless children do before flying, asked his mother what would happen when it crashed. “Come on, don’t be silly, you’ve been traveling already so many times,” Miguel’s mom, Samira Calehr, remembers telling her nervous son. “Everything’s going to be OK.” The boy was still frightened […]
THE clue is in the name. The Shanghai Co-operation Organisation SCO groups six countries—China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan—and aims to be the dominant security institution in its region; but its origin and purposes are largely Chinese. So it looks rather worrying from a Western point of view that the group has agreed to […]
Arab foreign ministers say they will back Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas’s efforts to lobby the United Nations to set a deadline for Israel to end its occupation of lands captured in the 1967 war and make way for an independent Palestinian state. Read More: Arab foreign ministers back Abbas’ UN bid for occupation deadline – […]
The fall of the Berlin and other political walls over the past 25 years, together with the development of the internet over the same period, have led to many of humanity’s greatest achievements. These include the spreading of democracy to over 60 countries, significant reductions in poverty and increases in life expectancy, and improved access […]
Senior Fatah official Mohammed Ashtiya on Thursday declared that the Palestinians are ready to apply for International Criminal Court membership and take Israel to the court – and added that their demands should be taken seriously. Read More: Senior Fatah member: ICC indictment against Israel is ready for submission – Diplomacy and Defense Israel News […]
As awareness grows of the international establishment’s globalist plotting against liberty and national sovereignty, problems on the road toward a “New World Order” are becoming increasingly obvious, and opposition is surging in tandem. It seems that insider bigwigs are getting nervous. Read More: Globalist Henry Kissinger Outlines “New World Order”.
“We know that if we are joined by the international community, we can continue to shrink ISILl’s sphere of influence, its effectiveness, its financing, its military capabilities to the point where it is a manageable problem,” said Obama. Read More: Obama: ISIS a ‘Manageable Problem,’ If ‘International Community’ Comes Together | The Weekly Standard.
As Ukrainian leaders warned on Monday of “a great war” with Russia, NATO leaders meeting in Wales this week were expected to endorse their most concrete response yet to increased Russian military intervention in Ukraine: establishing a rapid-reaction force capable of deploying quickly to Eastern Europe, officials of the alliance said. The new force […]
Hamas in Gaza must be seen as being part of the greater phenomenon of the militarization of Islamist terror groups that stretches from Iraq in the East to the heart of Africa in the West, Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz told a delegation from the House Armed Services Committee in Jerusalem on Friday. Read More: Global […]