Category national security

Diplomatic Risk To U.S. Naval Presence At Diego Garcia?

http://digital.olivesoftware.com/Olive/ODN/FTUK/Default.aspx FINANCIAL TIMES June 24-25 2017 Diplomatic Clout Britain Suffers Humbling Loss In UN Vote On Chagos Islands HENRY MANCE POLITICAL CORRESPONDENT A dispute over the Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean will be heard at the International Court of Justice after the UK suffered an embarrassing defeat in the UN General Assembly. In what […]

Wikileaks: The CIA Can Remotely Hack Into Computers That Aren’t Even Connected To The Internet

The methods, means, and opportunities to remotely hack into devices continues to grow at the pace of Moore’s Law, or faster.  Indeed, researchers have now demonstrated that hackers can even breach your devices via an E-Cigarette.  RCP   Wikileaks: The CIA Can Remotely Hack Into Computers That Aren’t Even Connected To The internet By Keith Collins, qz.com […]

Senior Iranian And Pakistani Intelligence Officials Provided Sanctuary & Safe Harbor To Osama Bin Laden New Book,”Exile:  The Stunning Inside Story Of Osama Bin Laden And al-Qaeda In Flight”; Describes How The World’s Most Wanted Terrorist Was Able To Survive & Evade U.S. Pursuers With A Lot Of Help From His Friends

Senior Iranian And Pakistani Intelligence Officials Provided Sanctuary & Safe Harbor To Osama Bin Laden New Book,”Exile:  The Stunning Inside Story Of Osama Bin Laden And al-Qaeda In Flight”; Describes How The World’s Most Wanted Terrorist Was Able To Survive & Evade U.S. Pursuers With A Lot Of Help From His Friends www.fortunascorner.com     […]

Former Acting CIA Dir./Mike Morell: Greatest Fear Is ‘Collapse Scenario’ In North Korea

Morell: Greatest Fear Is ‘Collapse Scenario’ In North Korea www.thecipherbrief.com View Original June 23rd, 2017 Former CIA Acting Director Michael Morell on Thursday warned against the pressing threat of North Korea, suggesting that the country may have the capability to put a nuclear weapon on the continental U.S. “It’s a current threat, not a future threat,” […]

Why Neither North Korea Nor The United States Want All-Out War

Is this analysis the classic case of mirror imaging?  Is this wishful thinking; and, what we think Pyongyang is thinking from our Western viewpoint and biases?  What would this article look and read like — from a North Korean point of view?  RCP, fortunascorner.com Excerpts: A conventional war would likely lead to Kim’s ouster if […]

Virginia Man Charged With Giving Secret Documents To China

Virginia Man Charged With Giving Secret Documents To China By Matthew Barakat, www.stripes.com View Original June 22nd, 2017 ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A Virginia man caught with $16,500 in cash in his carry-on luggage was charged Thursday with transmitting top-secret documents to an apparent Chinese agent. Kevin Mallory, 60, of Leesburg was arrested Thursday and made an initial […]

We Participated In Talks With North Korean Representatives. This Is What We Learned.

The comments highlighted in blue below are by/from David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this article.  RCP David Maxwell:  We need more than sanctions, we need to stop the regime’s illicit activities around the world if we are serious about executing a strategic strangulation campaign which is what Bruce and […]

A Cyber Attack ‘The World Isn’t Ready For’

A Cyber Attack ‘The World Isn’t Ready For’ By Nicole Perlroth, www.nytimes.com View Original June 22nd, 2017 Golan Ben-Oni, of the IDT Corporation, which was attacked in April with two cyberweapons stolen from the National Security Agency. Credit Justin T. Gellerson for The New York TimesPhoto by: Justin T. Gellerson for The New York Times NEWARK — […]

Oliver Stone’s Fawning, 18 hr. Interview With Vladimir Putin

Moscow Times June 21, 2017 Putin, Depersonalized: What Does Oliver Stone’s Film Reveal About Russia’s Leader? In “Putin Interview”, the ordinary and casual moments are the most compelling By Mikhail Fishman American filmmaker Oliver Stone has faced intense criticism since the release of his 4-hour “Putin Interviews” earlier this month. Critics have assailed Stone for […]

Confidential Document Confirms North Korea Has A Nuclear Arsenal

http://koreajoongangdaily.joins.com/news/article/Article.aspx?aid=3034946 Confidential Document Confirms North Korea Has Nuclear Arsenal June 22,2017 North Korean leader Kim Jong-un made an order to maintain secrecy in the storage and management of atomic weapons, the JoongAng Ilbo learned from a confidential document, confirming that it possesses a nuclear arsenal. The JoongAng Ilbo obtained Wednesday a document from the Workers’ […]