TwitterGCMicon86x90vert
Books on Global Conflict, War, Foreign Policy, Military Strategy, Military Equipment
FacebookFBGCMicon86x90vert

Tag Archive | intelligence

“Impressive Amount” of Intelligence Material Obtained from Bin Laden Hideout in Abbottabad

According to CIA Chief Leon Panetta, the U.S. collected an “impressive amount” of material from Osama bin Laden’s compound, including computers and other electronics, The CIA has set up a task force to act on the fresh intelligence. On Tuesday, Panetta assembled a group of 15 aides to assess the credibility of the intelligence that […]

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 ALERTS!

James Clapper Nominated United States Director of National Intelligence — Head of Spy Agencies

President Barack Obama wants the Senate to act quickly to approve his nominee to head the nation’s spy agencies. He says his choice of Pentagon intelligence official James Clapper must not fall victim to Washington politics. On June 5, 2010 President Barack Obama nominated James Clapper to replace Dennis C. Blair as United States Director […]

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 ALERTS!

U.S. Intelligence Finds 5,000 Hizballah Trained

Iran, Syria, Hizballah and Hamas have drawn up war plans to send five Hizballah brigades sweeping across the border to seize five sectors of Galilee. Hamas would open a second front in the south and in the east, with Syria joining the fight at a later stage. WIkipedia: Hamas | Hizballah (Hezbollah) SOURCE: DEBKAfile: EXCLUSIVE: […]

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 ALERTS!

Cyber Attacks: Concern that China is Escalating Industrial Espionage Efforts on Internet

Cyber attacks on commercial, government, and military targets is on the increase. The scale and sophistication of the cyber attacks on Google Inc. and other large U.S. corporations by hackers in China is raising security concerns that the Asian superpower is escalating its industrial espionage efforts on the Internet. Government officials and lawmakers are warning […]

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 ALERTS!

Intelligence Expert James Lewis: Failed Attack on Flight 253 was Analytical Failure, Not Intelligence Failure

Important signs missed: Father/banker saying ‘Watch out for my son.’ Buying the ticket with cash Coming from Yemen No luggage Inclination to over-react. Not a problem that can be fixed by better sensors. James Lewis: “We need to slow down the rate of recruitment.” (of young Muslims)

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 ALERTS!

Homeland Security