Wednesday, January 20th, 2021

International Policy

NSF, START examine cartel tracking

National Security Forum (NSF) and Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) personnel are espousing the benefits of a recent dialogue session focusing on efforts to track drug cartels. “An exciting development for our upcoming programs is a new collaboration NSF is building with... Read More »

DHS conducts initial China Working Group session

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials recently conducted its initial China Working Group session as a means of addressing response to evolving threats posed by China. “The Chinese threat is intensifying at an alarming rate through CCP’s malign activity in the trade, cybersecurity,... Read More »

OPCW condemns Syria for 2017 chemical weapons use

The executive council of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons’ (OPCW) voted to condemn the use of chemical weapons by the Syrian Arab Republic in 2017. The vote followed an investigation by the OPCW Investigation and Identification Team (IIT), which concluded that there are... Read More »

Strategic plan bolsters maritime partnerships

U.S. Coast Guard, Navy, and Royal Canadian navy personnel maintain a recently signed five-year strategic plan will establish the foundation for future coordination and joint operations. “Whether it’s combating criminal activity by international drug cartels in the eastern pacific, or... Read More »

Healthcare industry receives cybersecurity alerts

Security agencies from the United States and the United Kingdom are warning healthcare policymakers and researchers to be on the lookout for cybersecurity threat campaigns amid the COVID-19 response. Officials representing the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the... Read More »