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Sunday, August 7th, 2022

Government

NGA project aims to prevent acts of violent extremism in US

The National Governors Association (NGA) recently announced the launch of a project aimed at preventing acts of violent extremism in throughout the United States. Developed through a two-year training and engagement grant provided by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the project... Read More »

Sen. King presses need for national cyber defense plan

During a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee, U.S. Sen. Angus King (I-Maine) prodded federal officials on the nation’s cyberdefenses and the need for a national doctrine for deterrence of cyber attacks. Witnesses included Christopher Krebs, the senior official undertaking duties of... Read More »

Suspected cases test negative for pneumonic plague

A World Health Organization (WHO) partner laboratory in Paris, France, tested this week samples from patients from Seychelles suspected to be ill with pneumonic plague and returned negative results. The Seychelles Ministry of Health and WHO shipped the 10 samples to the collaborating centre for... Read More »