Tuesday, August 1, 2017

U.S. Army Mad Scientist Conference Report: The 2050 Cyber Army

The Mad Scientist 2050 Cyber Army project explored the visualization of the Army’s Cyber Force out to 2050 and its ability to address three major objectives of the Army’s Cyberspace Strategy for Unified Land Operations 2025:

INFORMATION ACCOUNTS OF THE REGIONAL ANTI-TERRORIST ORGANIZATION OF THE SHANGHAI COOPERATION ORGANIZATION

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July 20, 2017 NIAT “Khovar” has issued a statement on the inclusion of the IRPT in the List of terrorist, extremist and separatist organizations of the Regional Antiterrorist Structure of the SCO (RATS SCO). It said that On January 29, 2016, the RATS SCO, in accordance with the List of terrorist, extremist and separatist organizations, whose activities are banned on the territory of the SCO member states, included the IRPT (No. 79) in the list of terrorist organizations. Thus, the SCO uniting 8 large states of the world and occupying an area of ​​3.4 million km2 with a population of more than 3.3 billion, recognized the IRPT as a terrorist organization.

In this regard on July 28, the RATS SCO posted an official statement (http://ecrats.org/ru/news/6910) on its website, the full text of which we reproduce below (unofficial translation):

Sunday, July 9, 2017

G20 Leaders' Statement on Countering Terrorism - 2017


European Commission - Statement

Hamburg, 7 July 2017

1. We, the Leaders of the G20, strongly condemn all terrorist attacks worldwide and stand united and firm in the fight against terrorism and its financing. These atrocious acts have strengthened our resolve to cooperate to enhance our security and protect our citizens. Terrorism is a global scourge that must be fought and terrorist safe havens eliminated in every part of the world.

2. We reaffirm that all measures on countering terrorism need to be implemented in accordance with the UN Charter and all obligations under international law, including international human rights law.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

NCSC - Countering Foreign Intelligence USA guide



NCSC offers this Countering Foreign Intelligence Threats: Implementation and Best Practices Guide to help Executive Branch departments and agencies better protect their information and assets.

read guide here --> click to read

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Report Analysis: The New power vacuum in simple words at Middle East



Middle East is a world region that demands vast knowledge of history, geography, diplomacy just in order to get a basic perception of things there. This report attempts to present today's relations and status in Middle East in a simple languange and avoid complex meanings and matrix of international dependencies. This is in other words a simple summary for the people who are trying to understand what is going in those countries and why.

Friday, June 16, 2017

EUROPOL: Annual Trend report - 2016



Since 1 July 1999 - the date of taking up its activities - Europol has had the authority to deal with terrorist activities. Over recent years the organisation’s involvement in this area has seen a steep increase. The number of Europeans travelling as foreign terrorist fighters (FTFs) to the conflict areas in Syria and Iraq, the intensive use of the internet and social media in propaganda and recruitment activities, and the terrorist attacks in EU Member States directed or inspired by jihadist terrorist organisations, have caused a major increase in the number of cases at Europol concerning “crimes
committed or likely to be committed in the course of terrorist activities against life, limb, personal freedom or property” - a development that is not expected to come to a halt soon.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

USA ODNI Report: Russian Intelligence Hack Report



On last January the Office of the Director of National Intelligence released a report that detailed what it called a Russian campaign to influence the election. The report is the unclassified summary of a highly sensitive assessment from American intelligence and law enforcement agencies.