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GameOver ZeuS: Combatting the Global Threat of CyberCrime

By   /  February 6, 2015  /  Cyber-terrorism/Finance/Other, International, National Security Law  /  No Comments

Although cybercrime is no longer a new threat to global security, it has remained an important and growing concern for both domestic and international law enforcement agencies. The very nature of cybercrime requires American law enforcement agencies to reach out to their international counterparts to work together in tracking down criminals. This need for international […]

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The Cold War and Plan C

By   /  February 3, 2015  /  News & Events, Trending Topics  /  No Comments

The Soviet Union, on November 22, 1955, detonated a hydrogen bomb with a yield of 1.6 megatons – catching up to the United States’ nuclear capabilities. The H-bomb, a weapon deriving most of its energy from the nuclear fusion of hydrogen isotopes, was roughly 1,000 times more powerful than the atomic bombs dropped on Japan. […]

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U.S. Nuclear Policy Modified

By   /  April 7, 2010  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

The United States recently announced a revised nuclear policy which greatly implicates international affairs and national security. Perhaps one of the most notable revisions prohibits the use of nuclear weapons in response to any conventional, biological or chemical attack, provided that the aggressor is a non-nuclear state or abides by the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. The […]

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Russia and Venezuela Sign New Energy Deals

By   /  April 4, 2010  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

The Prime Minister of Russia, Vladimir Putin recently signed nuclear power plant and space industry bills with Venezuela. While in Caracas, Putin also made a down payment for Russian rights to oil exploration in the Orinoco River Belt. Evo Morales, the Bolivian president was also in attendance, seeking loans for military hardware and to discuss […]

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Second Wave of Terror Strikes Russia

By   /  April 2, 2010  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

At least 12 people were killed, and 23 injured, by a string of suicide bombers in Russia’s North Caucasus region on Wednesday. The attacks, which appear to be coordinated, also might have been linked to Monday’s bombing. While relations in Dagestan had been improving under the leadership of Russian president Dimitry Medvedev, these attacks signal […]

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