10/04/16 09:46 – U.S. Security News in Brief

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» Search-and-rescue effort launched for sailor missing from Navy ship off Cape Hatteras
10/04/16 09:46 from National Security: National Security, Pentagon & Defense Department News – The Washington Post
The ship was involved in training with other Navy vessels.

» Armenia’s Isolation Laid Bare – STRATFOR
10/04/16 09:12 from stratfor russia – Google News
STRATFOR Armenia’s Isolation Laid Bare STRATFOR The question still remained: Why did the conflict break out in the first place? It may have been just another historical blip, or it could presage a larger conflict to come, perhaps one…

» Coalition Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
10/04/16 08:21 from American Forces Press Service News Feed
U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Iraq and Syria, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.

» Swedish Gov’t ‘Lying’ About ‘Russian Threat’ to Enter NATO – Sputnik International
10/04/16 07:31 from nato – Google News
Sputnik International Swedish Gov’t ‘Lying’ About ‘Russian Threat’ to Enter NATO Sputnik International Both the mainstream Swedish media and politicians have spread lies about Russian aggression in order to force the …

» Bank Nizwa achieves information security ISO certification – CPI Financial
10/04/16 07:29 from Cyberwar – Google News
Bank Nizwa achieves information security ISO certification CPI Financial Bank Nizwa recently received the ISO 27001:2013 certificate following a rigorous auditing process of its information protection capabilities. Bank Nizwa is the only…

» Are Analysts Bearish Cohort PLC (LON:CHRT) After Last Week? – Clinton Financial
10/04/16 07:25 from CyberWar – Google News
Are Analysts Bearish Cohort PLC (LON:CHRT) After Last Week? Clinton Financial MASS is a specialist defense and technology business focused on electronic warfare , information systems and cyber security . It has 27.55 P/E ratio. MCL is en…

» Blocking Development of Underdeveloped World the Only Way To Preserve Our “Way of Life”?
10/04/16 07:14 from ThereAreNoSunglasses
[It is appalling that the richest country in the world, the last superpower, fights to preserve its wasteful “way of life,” by keeping the rest of the world down, blocking progress in underdeveloped nations.  Sowing unrest, p…

» Ukraine should top the agenda during NATO-Russia meeting – Polish National Security Bureau – Ukraine Today
10/04/16 07:01 from Nato Russia – Google News
Ukraine Today Ukraine should top the agenda during NATO – Russia meeting – Polish National Security Bureau Ukraine Today The situation in Ukraine should be the main topic of discussions during the NATO – Russia meeting, according to the …

» Brussels terrorists originally targeted France
10/04/16 06:54 from DEBKAFile
April 10, 2016, 1:49 PM (IDT) “Numerous elements in the investigation [of the attacks on Brussels airport and subway] have shown that the terrorist group originally intended to strike in France again,” the Belgian federal pro…

» Jordan, NATO begin advanced training for Iraqi security forces – Al-Bawaba
10/04/16 06:22 from nato – Google News
Al-Bawaba Jordan, NATO begin advanced training for Iraqi security forces Al-Bawaba According to a statement sent to The Jordan Times by NATO , this training is part of NATO’s effort to help Iraq build up its defence capacities, refor…

» Top Cyber News: Securing Cloud Apps, DIY Hacking Kits, Firewalls Not Enough – Forbes
10/04/16 06:18 from Cyberwar – Google News
Top Cyber News: Securing Cloud Apps, DIY Hacking Kits, Firewalls Not Enough Forbes African Americans Underrepresented In The Cybersecurity Field – Only 3% of the information security analysts in the U.S. are ‘Black or African-America…

» Government to involve private sector security experts to check on cyber crimes – IBNLive
10/04/16 06:08 from Cyberwarfare – Google News
IBNLive Government to involve private sector security experts to check on cyber crimes IBNLive New Delhi: With 70 per cent increase in cases of cyber attacks, the government has decided to involve private sector domain experts in tacklin…

» New defense in Russian’s hacking case requests another delay to go through piles of evidence – Los Angeles Times
10/04/16 06:00 from Cyberwar – Google News
Los Angeles Times New defense in Russian’s hacking case requests another delay to go through piles of evidence Los Angeles Times Five years after he was charged in a sealed federal indictment and almost two years after he was capture…

» Les Murray’s Places
10/04/16 05:00 from Washington Free Beacon
The title of Les Murray’s latest collection of poems—Waiting for the Past—is tucked away in the middle of the volume in a poem on the death of his grandmother. It’s a rare prosaic poem for Murray, fittingly titled “Growth,” with lines th…

» Softcore Science Fiction
10/04/16 05:00 from Washington Free Beacon
Science fiction shares with pornography the distinction of being a genre that can be described as either “soft” or “hard.” The post Softcore Science Fiction appeared first on Washington Free Beacon .

» Ya’alon’s rebuke of Hebron soldier sparks a bid to topple Netanyahu
10/04/16 04:56 from DEBKAFile
April 10, 2016, 11:44 AM (IDT) debka file has discovered a group coming together to counter the opposition to defense minister’s handling of the Hebron soldier affair and using it as a fulcrum for overturning the Netanyahu’s …

» Former FBI agent identified as gunman in Texas base murder-suicide – Fox News
10/04/16 03:24 from fbi – Google News
Fox News Former FBI agent identified as gunman in Texas base murder-suicide Fox News DALLAS – A former FBI agent who later enlisted in the U.S. Air Force was identified Saturday as the man who killed his commander at an air base in San A…

» CIA sexual assault and rights abuses against detainees – Press TV
10/04/16 02:47 from cia – Google News
Press TV CIA sexual assault and rights abuses against detainees Press TV According to the international human rights law, photographing prisoners in an undignified way is forbidden. Yet the CIA did exactly this before sending detainees t…

» Is Breedlove Trying to ‘Inflict Maximum Damage’ to Russia-NATO Relations? – Sputnik International
10/04/16 02:35 from Nato Russia – Google News
Sputnik International Is Breedlove Trying to ‘Inflict Maximum Damage’ to Russia – NATO Relations? Sputnik International General Philip M. Breedlove, NATO ‘ outgoing supreme allied commander, appears to be making every effort …

» IRAQ: People Remember
10/04/16 02:07 from StrategyPage.com

» PARAMILITARY: China Has A Secret Weapon At Sea
10/04/16 02:07 from StrategyPage.com

» COUNTER-TERRORISM: The Bigger Problem
10/04/16 02:06 from StrategyPage.com

» Photo Release: Coast Guard participates in Mariners’ 14th Annual Salute to Armed Forces Night
10/04/16 01:51 from Recent Updates for U.S. Coast Guard Digital Newsroom

» Coast Guard, local agencies searching for overdue kayakers off Folly Island, South Carolina
10/04/16 01:45 from Recent Updates for U.S. Coast Guard Digital Newsroom

» Video Update: COAST GUARD RESCUES DISTRESSED SURFER NEAR AGATE BEACH, ORE.
10/04/16 01:29 from Recent Updates for U.S. Coast Guard Digital Newsroom
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» Coast Guard rescues 10 people southwest of Freeport, Bahamas
10/04/16 00:09 from Recent Updates for U.S. Coast Guard Digital Newsroom

» FBI and US Attorney Preet Bharara’s NYPD corruption probe turns focus to de Blasio fund-raisers Jeremy Reichberg … – New York Daily News
10/04/16 00:02 from fbi – Google News
New York Daily News FBI and US Attorney Preet Bharara’s NYPD corruption probe turns focus to de Blasio fund-raisers Jeremy Reichberg … New York Daily News U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s massive corruption probe that has sent shi…

» China Blasts North Korea in Deleted Editorial About Nuclear Missile Program
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The People’s Daily in China criticized North Korea this week, urging it to reconsider its nuclear weapons program as the Chinese ally announced tests of an intercontinental ballistic missile engine. The post was later taken down.

» Exclusive: N. Korea Uses Overseas Restaurants for Information Gathering
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
North Korea is gathering information from foreigners, mostly South Koreans, through its global network of restaurants, a former worker of a North Korean restaurant abroad told VOA.

» Militants Attack Military Convoy in Peru
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
At least two Peruvian were killed in an attack on a military patrol vehicle in jungles of Peru.

» Turkey Claims Azerbaijan ‘Patient’ Over Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that Baku shows restraint in regard to provocations from Armenia in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

» US Deploys Strategic B-52 Bombers in Qatar to Combat Daesh
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
US Air Forces Central Command Public Affairs said that United States’ B-52 Stratofortress strategic bombers arrived at an airbase in central Qatar to join the international coalition’s fight against the Daesh terrorist group in Iraq and …

» Belarus Develops New ‘Color Revolution-Crushing’ Military Doctrine
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Despite the recent warming in relations between Belarus and the West, President Alexander Lukashenko remains wary of any attempts to overthrow his government via a Western-sponsored color revolution. Subsequently, his government has stre…

» Russia Speeds Up Syrian Reconciliation Process – Syrian Minister
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Syrian State Minister for National Reconciliation Affairs Ali Haidar said that over six months since joining the fight against terrorism on the Syrian territory, Russia has accelerated the process of reconciliation in the country.

» Over 2,000 Syrians Plan to Return to Palmyra, Al-Qaryatayn
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The administration of the city of Homs in Syria has prepared 46 buses to Palmyra and two buses to Al-Qaryatayn, it’s planned to send a total of over 2,000 temporarily displaced Homs citizens back to their homes, according to a source in …

» Nagorno-Karabakh Crisis Could Get Messy If New Arms Suppliers Emerge
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
According to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, if the world hopes to circumvent the escalation of the armed conflict currently pitting Azerbaijan against an ethnically Armenian enclave within its borders that’s had de facto indepen…

» Both Sides to Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Using Mortars, Heavy Ammunition
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The Armenians are using different weapons against Azerbaijani positions in Nagorno-Karabakh region including mortars, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said Saturday.

» Sub-Continental Divide: India-Pakistan Relations Return to Square One
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
India – Pakistan relations are on a topsy-turvy path again: despite Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s diplomatic efforts to mend ties, things are not going in the right direction.

» Mysterious Lab Guarding Russia’s Nuclear Secrets Marks 70th Anniversary
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
April 9 marks the 70th anniversary of the creation of the nuclear institute at Sarov, which would become one of the most important and sensitive military facilities in 20th and 21st century Russian history.

» North Korea Reports Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Engine Test
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
North Korea claims it has successfully tested a new engine for an intercontinental ballistic missile, under direct supervision of leader Kim Jong Un.

» US Needs 18 More Russian Rocket Engines for Its Military Satellites
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The US isn’t going to have the rocket engines it needs for its military satellites for another six years, and Russia remains a reliable partner in providing an affordable means into space, the Pentagon says.

» Military Strikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.

» Five civilians die as Saudi jets hit new areas in Yemen
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
At least five civilians have been killed in a new series of Saudi airstrikes against Yemen’s southwestern province of Ta’izz.

» Philippine Fighting Leaves 18 Soldiers, 5 Militants Dead
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The Philippine military said Sunday that 18 of its soldiers were killed and more than 50 others were wounded in a 10-hour firefight with Abu Sayyaf extremists in the southwestern island province of Basilan.

» Sudan to hold referendum in restive Darfur amid surge in fighting
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
A referendum will be held in Sudan’s conflict-ridden Darfur region on Monday on whether to unify its five states into one, as long demanded by rebels seeking greater autonomy, amid a recent surge of clashes there.

» US Warns Darfur Referendum May Not Be ‘Credible’
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The U.S. State Department is expressing “serious concern” about a key referendum in Sudan next week to determine the political future of its war-torn Darfur region.

» Indonesia Launches Four Vessels to Combat Illegal Fishing
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Indonesia launched four ships equipped with fishing vessel inspection systems Friday in Jakarta.

» Why Syria Election Will Hand Assad Victory
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
There won’t be much need to stay up late to find out the results of the April 13 parliamentary elections in Syria as the outcome is a foregone conclusion, say opposition politicians and independent election experts, who dub next week’s w…

» Ash Carter to visit military base near South China Sea
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter is planning to visit the Philippines and sites where the US plans to deploy troops, including one base bordering the South China Sea, an American news channel says.

» Russian presence speeding up peace process: Syrian minister
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Russian forces have vastly accelerated the peace process in Syria since joining the battle against terrorism in the war-ravaged country, the Syrian reconciliation minister says.

» B-52 Stratofortress joins coalition team
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress aircraft from Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, arrived at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, April 9, in support of theater requirements and Operation Inherent Resolve, the operation to eliminate the Islamic…

» US deploys strategic bombers to Qatar against ‘ISIL’
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The United States military has sent an unspecified number of strategic B-52 bombers to the Persian Gulf littoral state of Qatar to join what it calls the fight against Daesh (ISIL).

» Kerry calls on Taliban to resume peace talks with Kabul
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
US Secretary of State John Kerry has called on the Taliban militant group to resume peace talks with the Afghan government.

» Blasts Heard In Kabul After Kerry Called On Taliban To Restart Peace Talks
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
At least two explosions have been reported in Kabul’s diplomatic area, shortly after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry left the Afghan capital following an unannounced visit during which he called on the Taliban to restart direct peace …

» Russian envoy doubts breakthrough in NATO relations
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
A Russian envoy says Moscow’s relations with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) will not improve as long as the military alliance continues a “containment policy” towards the country.

» Remarks on “America’s Growing Security Network in the Asia-Pacific” (Council on Foreign Relations)
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Presenter: Secretary of Defense Ash Carter

» Russian PM defends arms sales to Armenia and Azerbaijan
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Russian prime minister has defended the sale of weaponry to both hostile neighboring nations of Armenia and Azerbaijan, whose forces have faced off in recent border clashes in the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region.

» CNN: Carter to Visit Site Near Archipelago Claimed by China
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
During an upcoming trip to Asia, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter will visit sites in the Philippines where the U.S. plans to station troops, including one base close to the disputed South China Sea.

» President promotes peace during visit to islet near Diaoyutais
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) unveiled a monument to his East China Sea Peace Initiative during a visit to an islet near the disputed Diaoyutai Islands Saturday, as part of his efforts to promote peace in the region.

» UN envoy urges Libyan House of Representatives to vote on national unity government
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Welcoming yesterday’s executive meeting of the House of Representatives, the United Nations envoy for Libya today called on the House to convene in the Libyan port city of Tobruk over the coming days to vote on the national unity governm…

» Russia’s Novak Says Ready To Freeze Oil Output At January Level
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Russian Energy Minister Alexandr Novak says Russia is ready to freeze oil production at January’s level of 10.9 million barrels a day in an agreement with other major producers this month.

» Paris Attacks Suspect ‘Man in the Hat’ at Brussels Airport
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Belgium’s federal prosecutor said Saturday that Paris attacks suspect Mohamed Abrini has admitted that he was the “man in the hat” seen accompanying two suicide bombers at Brussels Zaventem airport on March 22.

» US not in position to comment on Iran’s missile might: Cmdr.
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
A senior Iranian commander has rejected US Secretary of State John Kerry’s call for missile negotiations with Tehran, saying Washington is not in a position to make comments about the Islamic Republic’s missile capabilities.

» US must stop supporting terrorism, leave region: Iran
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Iran has lashed out at US Secretary of State John Kerry for accusing Tehran of destabilizing the Middle East, saying Washington needs to stop supporting terrorist groups and pull out of the region if it seeks to help regional security.

» DPRK announces successful test of intercontinental ballistic rocket engine
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The top leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un has overseen a successful test of a heavy-lift engine of a new-type intercontinental ballistic rocket, the official KCNA news agency reported Saturday.

» North Korea says successfully tested new engine for ballistic missile
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
North Korea says it has successfully tested an engine designed for an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that will give it the ability to stage nuclear attacks on the United States.

» US rips North Korea over ICBM program
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The United States has censured North Korea over ‘destabilizing’ the region with what Washington has described as Pyongyang’s Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) program.

» SpaceX launches inflatable space habitat to ISS, rocket lands on droneship for 1st time
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
U.S. space firm SpaceX resumed its resupply mission to the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday, carrying aboard an experimental inflatable space habitat that might be crucial for future deep space explorations.

» Arms Official Tried to Sell Weapons Secrets to US Firm, Turkey Says
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
A top official of Turkey’s state-run arms company was arrested this week while trying to sell weapons production plans to a U.S. firm owned by a Turkish national, Turkish authorities said.

» Large swathes of Syria under government control: Russia
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Russia says the Damascus government currently controls sizable parts of Syria, with fresh gains made by Syrian forces against the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group over the past few months.

» Afghan Parliament Approves Nominees for Interior Minister, Attorney General
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Afghan lawmakers Saturday approved the government’s nominees for interior minister and attorney general.

» Al-Qaida Militants Kill 15 Yemeni Soldiers
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Al-Qaida militants in southern Yemen have ambushed and executed at least 15 soldiers after stopping their convoy in the province of Abyan.

» Tanzania Opens Warm Diplomatic Relations with Rwanda
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
A new chapter of warm relations has opened between the governments of Tanzania and Rwanda after Tanzanian President John Magufuli officially participated in the 22-year remembrance of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, according to Tanzanian F…

» Myanmar frees 113 political prisoners, jails two Muslim activists
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has issued an amnesty order for the release of 113 political prisoners, amid the sentencing of two Muslim peace activists to jail terms.

» Djibouti President Guelleh Wins Disputed Re-Election
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Djibouti’s minister of the interior has announced that President Ismail Omar Guelleh has won Friday’s presidential election with nearly 87 percent of the vote.

» Man in the hat in footage of Brussels airport attack arrested
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Belgian authorities say they have arrested “the man in the hat” who was captured in CCTV footage along with the two bombers who carried out the recent deadly attacks in Brussels airport.

» Salami: US officials not qualified to discuss Iran’s missile might
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Deputy Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) slammed US Secretary of State John Kerry for his interfering remarks against Iran’s missile program, warning that the American officials are in no way entitled to comment on …

» Turkish weapons factory director caught selling state secrets to US
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The head of Turkey’s state-owned Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation (MKEK) weapons factory has been arrested on charges of trying to sell weapon designs to a US company.

» Carter says THAAD missile system ‘going to happen’ in S Korea
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter says the United States will go ahead with the proposed deployment of a US missile system in South Korea despite Chinese complaints.

» SpaceX lands Falcon 9 rocket on water for first time
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket has successfully managed to land safely on the platform of a drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean, after four previous attempts at water touchdown ended in failure.

» US military proposes 250 more special forces in Syria: Report
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
The United States is considering deploying 250 additional special forces in Syria as part of a broader effort to ramp up military operations against Daesh, according to a report.

» Yemen: UN official expresses hope warring parties abide by cessation of hostilities set to begin Sunday
09/04/16 23:53 from GlobalSecurity.org
Ahead of a cessation of hostilities set to start on 10 April, the senior United Nations relief official for Yemen today expressed hope that all parties to the conflict in that country abide by the ceasefire agreement, noting that only a …

» Taiwan’s President Visits Island to Assert Territorial Authority
09/04/16 23:33 from GlobalSecurity.org
Taiwan’s president, Ma Ying-jeou, visited a remote island in the East China Sea Saturday to reassert Taiwan’s sovereignty, and Taipei’s role in the region where several islands are in dispute.

» SAN BERNARDINO SHOOTING: FBI’s top cop in SoCal heading to DC – Press-Enterprise
09/04/16 22:31 from fbi – Google News
SAN BERNARDINO SHOOTING: FBI’s top cop in SoCal heading to DC Press-Enterprise David Bowdich, the FBI’s highest-ranking agent in Los Angeles and a key figure in the San Bernardino mass shooting investigation, is leaving Californi…

» ​Official: Ex-FBI agent was gunman in Texas base shooting – CBS News
09/04/16 22:22 from fbi – Google News
CBS News ​Official: Ex- FBI agent was gunman in Texas base shooting CBS News SAN ANTONIO –A former FBI agent who later enlisted in the U.S. Air Force was identified Saturday as the man whokilled his commander at an air base in San Anton…

» Daesh- affiliated terrorists kill 18, wound 52 soldiers in Philippines
09/04/16 22:04 from GlobalSecurity.org
At least 18 Filipino forces have been killed by Daesh-affiliated terrorists during heavy battles in southern Philippines, officials said.

» Iran’s armed forces are neither adventurous nor conservative
09/04/16 21:39 from GlobalSecurity.org
Secretary of the Expediency Council Mohasen Rezaei has said Iranian armed forces are neither adventurous nor conservative.

» U.S.-S. Korea Nuclear War Maneuvers No Longer Tolerable: Rodong Sinmun
09/04/16 21:35 from GlobalSecurity.org
Key Resolve joint military exercise, combined command drill staged with all U.S. nuclear weapons and special operation forces involved came to an end in south Korea but mobile Foal Eagle 16 is still going on.

» Kim Jong Un Guides Ground Jet Test of New-type High-Power Engine of Inter-continental Ballistic Rocket
09/04/16 21:33 from GlobalSecurity.org
The DPRK succeeded in the ground jet test of a new type high-power engine of inter-continental ballistic rocket designed and produced by the scientists and technicians in its field of national defence.

» Ma vows to closely follow Diaoyutai issues after he steps down
09/04/16 21:32 from GlobalSecurity.org
President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) said Saturday that even after he steps down in May, he will maintain a keen interest in matters related to the disputed Diaoyutai Islands in the East China Sea.

» NATO Sharpens Focus on Public Policy Mission – CSPnet.com
09/04/16 21:15 from nato – Google News
CSPnet.com NATO Sharpens Focus on Public Policy Mission CSPnet.com MINNEAPOLIS — The National Association of Tobacco Outlets ( NATO ) has announced it will focus its resources exclusively on public policy issues at the local, state and …

» FBI helping local law enforcement unlock smartphones – WAVY-TV
09/04/16 21:03 from fbi – Google News
WAVY-TV FBI helping local law enforcement unlock smartphones WAVY-TV LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — The FBI is pledging to help local law enforcement unlock encrypted or blocked smartphones. Local police haven’t made any requests to the FB…

» FBI helping local law enforcement unlock smartphones – WISH-TV
09/04/16 20:31 from fbi – Google News
WISH-TV FBI helping local law enforcement unlock smartphones WISH-TV LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — The FBI is pledging to help local law enforcement unlock encrypted or blocked smartphones. Local police haven’t made any requests to the FB…

» Poland’s DefMin may ask NATO for assistance in Tu-154M jet fragments transfer case – TASS
09/04/16 19:45 from nato – Google News
TASS Poland’s DefMin may ask NATO for assistance in Tu-154M jet fragments transfer case TASS WARSAW, April 10. /TASS/. Poland is considering the possibility of approaching NATO with a request for assistance in the matter of transfer …

» UPDATE 3: Coast Guard responding to barge breakaway on Mississippi River
09/04/16 19:36 from Recent Updates for U.S. Coast Guard Digital Newsroom

» Coast Guard rescues distressed surfer near Agate beach, Ore.
09/04/16 19:32 from Recent Updates for U.S. Coast Guard Digital Newsroom

» “The reality, however, is that Pakistan continues to play both arsonist and victim.”
09/04/16 19:07 from ThereAreNoSunglasses
Defiance, denial, deception & delusion Sushant Sareen Pakistan needs to clean up its act and change its course to become a normal state.  Security forces stand around Pakistani terrorists they killed during the 15-hour siege of the I…

» Iran Attacks On American Soil– Cyber Warfare – Huffington Post
09/04/16 18:55 from cyber warfare – Google News
Iran Attacks On American Soil– Cyber Warfare Huffington Post As Abdollah Araqi, deputy commander of ground forces in the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) pointed out ,according to the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA), &q…

» FBI probe into NYPD corruption is causing new fallout – WABC-TV
09/04/16 18:46 from fbi – Google News
WABC-TV FBI probe into NYPD corruption is causing new fallout WABC-TV Eyewitness News has learned the latest player caught in the FBI’s crosshairs is Hamlet Peralta, the former owner of the now-closed Hudson River Cafe in Harlem. Per…

» Group wants to make Hampton Roads as invulnerable to hackers as possible – Virginian-Pilot
09/04/16 18:45 from CyberWar – Google News
Virginian-Pilot Group wants to make Hampton Roads as invulnerable to hackers as possible Virginian-Pilot In other words, if cyber warfare took the form of physical missiles and bombings instead of sneak attacks via computer servers, imag…

» Air Force base shooter identified as former FBI agent – New York Daily News
09/04/16 18:44 from fbi – Google News
New York Daily News Air Force base shooter identified as former FBI agent New York Daily News DALLAS — A former FBI agent who later enlisted in the U.S. Air Force was identified Saturday as the man who killed his commander at an air base…

» FBI helping local law enforcement unlock smartphones – wlfi.com
09/04/16 18:41 from fbi – Google News
wlfi.com FBI helping local law enforcement unlock smartphones wlfi.com LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — The FBI is pledging to help local law enforcement unlock encrypted or blocked smartphones. Local police haven’t made any requests to the …

» UPDATE:Possible missing diver located near Rancho Palos Verdes
09/04/16 18:16 from Recent Updates for U.S. Coast Guard Digital Newsroom

» Official: Ex-FBI Agent Was Gunman in Texas Base Shooting – ABC News
09/04/16 17:42 from fbi – Google News
Stars and Stripes Official: Ex- FBI Agent Was Gunman in Texas Base Shooting ABC News A federal official has identified a former FBI agent who later enlisted in the U.S. Air Force as the man who killed his commander at an air base in San …

» FBI Search for Coconut Creek Bank Robber – NBC 6 South Florida
09/04/16 17:22 from fbi – Google News
NBC 6 South Florida FBI Search for Coconut Creek Bank Robber NBC 6 South Florida The FBI are searching for the thief who robbed a Coconut Creek bank Saturday morning. The incident occurred at a Chase Bank branch, located at 4809 Coconut …

» Hacker tears open Tesla Autopilot module – Autoblog (blog)
09/04/16 17:16 from Cyberwar – Google News
Autoblog (blog) Hacker tears open Tesla Autopilot module Autoblog (blog) Because Tesla does things other automakers don’t, or in ways other automakers don’t, it stokes a lot of curiosity among car and tech fans alike. The hacking…

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