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Air Force security transfers authority to Army

Air Force security transfers authority to Army

KIRKUK REGIONAL AIR BASE, Iraq: Members of the 506th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron here transferred authority for base security to Soldiers from the 1st Special Troops Battalion during a ceremony here May 28. In addition to the transfer of authority, […]


New Security Strategy Touts Partnership Efforts

New Security Strategy Touts Partnership Efforts

WASHINGTON: Military-to-military contacts are a “critical component” of global engagement and support the nation’s security, according to the new National Security Strategy presented to Congress May 27. “Our ability to sustain these alliances, and to build coalitions of support toward […]


New Obama security strategy dumps Bush anti-terror doctrine

New Obama security strategy dumps Bush anti-terror doctrine

WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama dumped George W. Bush’s “war on terror” doctrine Thursday when he unveiled a national security strategy that calls for using America’s still “unmatched” power less overtly. Obama also put new constraints on the former president’s […]


Major Step Ahead For Cryptography

Major Step Ahead For Cryptography

Bristol, UK: Imagine you could work out the answer to a question, without knowing what the question was. For example, suppose someone thinks of two numbers and then asks another person to work out their sum, without letting them know […]


Five dead as Thai army battle ‘Red Shirts’

Five dead as Thai army battle ‘Red Shirts’

BANGKOK: At least five people, including an Italian journalist, were killed Wednesday during an army crackdown on an anti-government protest site in Bangkok, police and a hospital said. “An Italian man was shot and died before arriving at the hospital,” […]


India Sees Cyber Warfare As New-Gen Security Threat

India Sees Cyber Warfare As New-Gen Security Threat

The Defence Minister Shri AK Antony today asked the top brass of the Armed Forces to work in unison and make cyber systems ‘as secure and as non-porous as possible’. Addressing the Army Commanders here, Shri Antony said cyber-warfare is […]


Pentagon says military response to cyber attack possible

Pentagon says military response to cyber attack possible

Washington: The Pentagon would consider a military response in the case of a cyber attack against the United States, a US defense official said on Wednesday. Asked about the possibility of using military force after a cyber assault, James Miller, […]


Afghanistan’s Security Environment

Afghanistan’s Security Environment

In December 2009, recognizing that the situation in Afghanistan had become more grave since the March 2009 announcement of the U.S. strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan, the administration concluded a 10-week review of the strategy’s goals and the methods needed […]


Cybersecurity meet ends with calls for global cooperation

Cybersecurity meet ends with calls for global cooperation

DALLAS, Texas: Government and business leaders wrapped up a cybersecurity conference here Wednesday agreeing that only global cooperation can protect a vulnerable Internet and interconnected world. “When it comes to our readiness to protect ourselves from cyberattacks we are not […]


 
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