- Breaking Defense 00:57June 25, 2021NSA Releases D3FEND To Improve Cyber Defenses, Info SharingWhile ATT&CK focuses on standardizing the way cyber warriors understand and talk about offensive cyber, D3FEND focuses on common defensive measures.
< Networks / Cyber, Threats, ATT&CK, cybersecurity, D3FEND, MITRE, National Security Agency, nsa >
- Breitbart News 17:52June 24, 2021Poll: Only 39% of Americans Approve of Joe Biden's Handling of ChinaA Wednesday poll indicates only 39 percent of Americans approve of President Joe Biden's handling of China.
< Asia, National Security, Politics, Anthony Fauci, China, coronavirus, Joe Biden, poll, Wuhan Institute of Virology >
- Breitbart News 18:14June 23, 2021EXCLUSIVE: ICE Flies Migrants from Border Area Air Force Base to U.S. InteriorA law enforcement source within Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) provided Breitbart Texas with information regarding flights from Del Rio, Texas, to the U.S. interior.
< Border / Cartel Chronicles, National Security, Politics, immigration >
- Breitbart News 15:42June 23, 2021Iran Claims Biden Offered to Lift 1,040 Trump-era SanctionsIran is claiming that the administration of U.S. President Joe Biden offered to lift 1,040 sanctions that were imposed during the administration of President Donald Trump, as Biden tries to entice Iran to resume the 2015 nuclear deal.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Politics, Ebrahim Raisi, Iran, iran deal, Iran Nuclear Deal >
- Breitbart News 15:03June 23, 2021Russian Ship, Aircraft 'Fired Warning Shots' Across Bow of British Warship, Claims MoscowA Russian warship and jet interceptor fired warning shots across the path of a British warship on Wednesday afternoon, it is claimed.
< London / Europe, National Security, Black Sea, Crimea, Royal Navy, Russia, Ukraine, United Kingdom >
- New York Times 10:00June 22, 2021Attacked and Vulnerable, Some Afghans Are Forming Their Own ArmiesWith U.S. troops leaving, the Taliban advancing, and a steady collapse of security force bases and outposts, the Hazara and other ethnic groups in Afghanistan are raising militias.
< Hazaras (Ethnic Group), Afghanistan War (2001- ), Afghan National Security Forces, Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Taliban, Dostum, Abdul Rashid, Massoud, Ahmad (1989- ), Afghanistan, Wardak (Afghanistan) >
- Breitbart News 16:00June 21, 2021China Nominates Wuhan Lab 'Batwoman' for 'Outstanding Science' AwardThe Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), the country's largest scientific research institute and a regime-controlled entity, nominated two researchers at the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) for an award celebrating "outstanding science and technology achievement," the state-run Global Times newspaper reported Sunday.
< Asia, National Security, Science, China, communism, coronavirus, science, Wuhan, Wuhan Institute of Virology >
- New York Times 23:24June 20, 2021Taliban Enter Key Cities in Afghanistan’s North After Swift OffensiveThe setbacks come at a harrowing moment for Afghanistan, just as American and international troops are set to leave the country in coming weeks.
< Afghanistan War (2001- ), United States Defense and Military Forces, Afghan National Security Forces, Taliban, Ghani, Ashraf, Bagram Air Base (Afghanistan), Faryab Province (Afghanistan), Helmand Province (Afghanistan) >
- Breitbart News 16:15June 20, 2021After Raisi Win, Israeli PM Bennett Warns Against Iran's ‘Regime of Executioners’ Getting BombFollowing the election of Iranian hardliner Ebrahim Raisi as the next Iranian president, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett warned Sunday against Iran's "regime of executioners" obtaining a nuclear bomb, adding Raisi's election should be a "wake up call" for western powers hoping to resuscitate the tattered nuclear deal.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Politics, Ebrahim Raisi, IDF Israel Defense Forces, Iran, Israel, Middle East peace process, Naftali Bennett, Yair Lapid >
- Breitbart News 04:12June 19, 2021Pollak: What Biden Did to Ukraine Is Worse than What Trump DidBiden's actions have left Ukraine, a U.S. ally, weakened, just to smooth relations with Putin. Trump was impeached for less.
< National Security, Politics, Donald Trump, impeachment, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelensky >
- Breaking Defense 23:02June 17, 2021Rep. Cooper Predicts OK For $900M Space Wish ListsOn the space acquisition czar, Rep. Jim Cooper said: “let’s not let the politics of the Puzzle Palace dominate here. We can and must figure this out.”
< Congress, Space, 2022 budget, CSIS, Gen. James Dickinson, Gen. Jay Raymond, National Security Space Association, Rep. Jim Cooper, space acquisition, space command, Space Force, Velos >
- New York Times 20:54June 17, 2021Elite Afghan Forces Suffer Horrific Casualties as Taliban AdvanceAt least 24 commandos were killed in one battle in the Afghan north, and that kind of stark loss is playing out across the country: “We mourn. The Taliban celebrate. And it hurts too much.”
< Civilian Casualties, Afghanistan War (2001- ), Afghan National Security Forces, Taliban, Afghanistan, Faryab Province (Afghanistan), Helmand Province (Afghanistan), Zabul Province (Afghanistan) >
- Breitbart News 19:13June 17, 2021China: Russia 'Too Big and Too Powerful' for BidenThe Chinese Communist Party applauded the meeting between Russian leader Vladimir Putin and American President Joe Biden on Thursday, leaving open the possibility of a similar encounter with its dictator, Xi Jinping.
< Asia, National Security, Politics >
- The Guardian 18:27June 17, 2021‘Something’s going on’: UFOs threaten national security, US politicians warnSome members of Congress were given advanced details about Pentagon report, which is scheduled to be released before 25 JuneA group of senior American politicians have warned that UFOs pose “national security concerns” after getting a confidential briefing on a highly anticipated report on unidentified aerial phenomena that is set to be released later this month.Some members of Congress were given advanced details about the contents of the Pentagon report, which is scheduled to be released before 25 June, and several said they are deeply worried about the findings. Continue reading...
< US national security, UFOs, US news, World news >
- Breitbart News 22:19June 16, 2021Pollak: Joe Biden Got Nothing in Geneva Summit with Russia's Vladimir PutinPresident Joe Biden gave Russian President Vladimir Putin almost everything he could have wanted at their Geneva summit. He elevated Putin above other leaders, including American allies; and failed to force any real concessions on Russian policy.
< London / Europe, National Security, Politics, Geneva, Joe Biden, Vladimir Putin >
- Breitbart News 21:23June 16, 2021Vladimir Putin Refers to 'Black Lives Matter' to Deflect Human Rights Questions in GenevaRussian President Vladimir Putin referred to the Black Lives Matter movement at his press conference in Geneva, Switzerland, on Wednesday to deflect questions from journalists about human rights abuses in his country.
< Law and Order, National Security, Politics, Black Lives Matter, Geneva, Jacob Blake, Joe Biden, Vladimir Putin >
- Breitbart News 17:19June 16, 2021Vladimir Putin Accuses U.S. Government of Assassinating Ashli BabbittIn his Monday interview with NBC News, Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the U.S. government of assassinating Ashli Babbitt, the Air Force veteran whom Capitol Police shot during the January 6 riot.
< Asia, National Security, Politics, Alexei Navalny, Ashli Babbitt, Capitol Police, Capitol riot, Vladimir Putin >
- Breitbart News 16:04June 16, 2021Russia Trashes Biden Summit: Not 'Historic,' 'No Expectations'Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov insisted in remarks on Wednesday that the scheduled meeting between President Joe Biden and counterpart Vladimir Putin would yield no significant results and "cannot become historic" or result in "any breakthroughs."
< London / Europe, National Security, Politics, diplomacy, Dmitry Peskov, Joe Biden, Kremlin, Russia, Switzerland, Vladimir Putin >
- Breitbart News 15:31June 16, 2021It Begins: Joe Biden Meets with Vladimir Putin in GenevaPresident Joe Biden and Russian president Vladimir Putin met on Wednesday, kicking off their long-anticipated meeting in Geneva, Switzerland.
< London / Europe, National Security, Politics, geneva, Joe Biden, Switzerland, Vladimir Putin >
- Breaking Defense 00:15June 16, 2021NIST Releases New Language For Cloud Security AutomationOSCAL’s goal is to enable compliance and security assessments to keep pace in complex, fast-moving, ever-changing DevSecOps environments.
< Networks / Cyber, Pentagon, Threats, Authority to Operate / ATO, automation, cloud computing, Cloud Computing Program Office, combined joint all domain command and control (CJADC2), continuous integration continuous deployment CI/CD, devsecops, DISA, DoD Enterprise DevSecOps Initiative, infrastructure as code / IaC, IT automation, JADC2, JEDI, National Institute of Standards and Technology, National Security Agency, nsa, OSCAL, Platform One, zero trust, zero trust architecture, zero trust model, zero-trust security >
- Breitbart News 23:15June 15, 2021Vladimir Putin Dismisses Joe Biden as ‘Career Man’ with Fake ‘Macho’ PosturingDuring his first interview with an American news organization in three years, Russian President Vladimir Putin told NBC News on Monday he views President Joe Biden as a political “career man” prone to hollow “macho” posturing, such as an interview last year in which Biden referred to Putin as a “killer.”
< Asia, National Security, Politics, Alexei Navalny, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Russia, Vladimir Putin >
- Breitbart News 22:08June 15, 2021Report: China Expanded Nuclear Arms Stockpile in Coronavirus EraChina's nuclear arsenal increased from 320 weapons in 2020 to 350 in 2021, according to a report published by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) on Monday.
< Asia, National Security, Science, China, coronavirus, nuclear weapons >
- Breitbart News 20:41June 15, 2021Exclusive — Dissidents Urge Iran Election Boycott: Candidates Stand for 'Repression and Terrorism'A dissident activist in Tehran told Breitbart News in an interview Monday that a mass boycott of Iran's upcoming presidential election is critical to show the world that the Iranian people reject "more repression and terrorism at any cost" at the hands of the Supreme Leader-approved candidates.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Ebrahim Raisi, Iran, Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), National Council of Resistance of Iran, On the Hill, Presidential election, radical islam, tehran >
- Breitbart News 22:43June 14, 2021All Change at Post-Trump NATO as Alliance Hails 'New Chapter'Joe Biden's first NATO summit has concluded, with members welcoming a "new chapter" in relations that resembles the pre-Trump status quo.
< London / Europe, National Security, Politics, Belgium, Brussels, Defence, Donald J Trump, Europe, European Union, G7, jens stoltenberg, Joe Biden, NATO >
- Breitbart News 18:39June 14, 2021Scientists Sound Alarm on ‘Imminent Radiological Threat’ at Chinese Nuclear PlantFrench nuclear power company Framatome said on Monday it has detected a “performance issue” at the Taishan Nuclear Power Plant, which it operates in partnership with the state-owned China General Nuclear Power Group (CGN).
< Asia, Environment, National Security, China, Department of Energy, France, Guangzhou, nuclear reactor >
- Breitbart News 16:05June 14, 2021G7 Promises 'Green Revolution,' a 'New Deal with Africa' at SummitThe leaders of some of the world's wealthiest countries – with the notable exception of China – published a joint statement following the end of the G7 summit on Sunday vowing a "new deal" for the continent of Africa and heavy investment in a "green revolution" for the world.
< Africa, Environment, National Security, Africa, China, coronavirus, Environment, G7, G7 summit, Green New Deal, Pollution >
- Guardian 09:00June 14, 2021Age of the cyber-attack: US struggles to curb rise of digital destabilizationThe ransomware attack that caused long lines for fuel on the east coast was just part of a dramatic change in the scale and nature of foreign-based threatsIt’s been 40 years since Lisa Donnan has queued for gas. But last month the cybersecurity expert found herself joining the long lines of cars across the east coast of the US looking for fuel after the latest in a series of cyber-attacks had shut down the pipeline that provides fuel to 45% of the region.“The last time I did that was in the Iran crisis,” she said. “My dad had to wait with me.” Continue reading...
< Cybercrime, US news, Technology, US national security, Hacking >
- Breitbart News 20:56June 13, 2021It's Official: Naftali Bennett Confirmed as New Israeli Prime Minister, 60-59Israel's parliament, the Knesset, confirmed Naftali Bennett as the country's new prime minister on Sunday evening, at the head of a narrow majority coalition of small parties that has replaced Benjamin Netanyahu for the first time in 12 years.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Politics, Benjamin Netanyahu, Naftali Bennett >
- Breitbart News 17:11June 13, 2021Benjamin Netanyahu Warns Iran, in Outgoing Speech to Knesset: 'We'll Be Back -- Soon'Netanyahu recounted his government's achievements -- economic, technological, military, and diplomatic -- in what was likely the last speech of his term as prime minister.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Politics, Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel, Naftali Bennett >
- Breitbart News 16:41June 13, 2021Naftali Bennett Calls Iran Deal a 'Mistake' in Speech Before Vote to Become Prime MinisterNaftali Bennett, the likely incoming prime minister of Israel, addressed Israel's Knesset on Sunday afternoon and thanked the U.S. for its support during the recent war with Hamas, but also stressed Israel's opposition to the Iran nuclear deal.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Politics, Benjamin Netanyahu, Knesset, Naftali Bennett >
- Breitbart News 12:01June 13, 2021Israel's New Government to Include Arab, Islamist, Druze MinistersThe new Israeli government that will be sworn in on Monday is set to include an Arab Party, Ra'am, in a significant role for the first time.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Politics, Druze, Mansour Abbas, Ra'am >
- Breitbart News 09:30June 13, 2021Naftali Bennett: From Startup Success to Israel's First Orthodox Prime MinisterNaftali Bennett is set to become Israel's 36th prime minister on Sunday, completing a feat of political daring and audacity that saw him convert 6% of the vote -- seven seats in Israel's 120-seat Knesset -- into a path to the country's leadership.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Politics, Israel, Naftali Bennett >
- Breitbart News 16:21June 12, 2021Joe Biden Goes Global with $40 Trillion 'Build Back Better for the World' Infrastructure PlanWorld leaders at the G7 summit plan to meet about the importance of a “fair, sustainable, inclusive global economy,” including a discussion about China.
< National Security, Politics, China, G7, Joe Biden, White House >
- Breitbart News 06:27June 12, 2021K.T. McFarland: Joe Biden Helps Russia, Hurts America by Increasing Oil PricesK.T. McFarland noted how the Biden administration's energy policies benefit Russia by driving up the price of oil in an interview on Friday's edition of SiriusXM's Breitbart News Daily with special guest host Joel Pollak.
< National Security, Politics, Radio, Crude Oil, Iran, K.T. McFarland, Oil, oil and gas, oil and gas industry, oil industry, oil price, oil prices, oil production, Russia, Vladimir Putin >
- Breitbart News 01:25June 12, 2021Amnesty International: Chinese Concentration Camp Victims Endured Months of TortureAmnesty International (AI) on Thursday published an extensive report on the concentration camps China has constructed to imprison the Uyghur Muslims of Xinjiang province.
< Asia, National Security, Amnesty International, China, concentration camps, torture, Uyghurs, Xinjiang >
- Breitbart News 18:08June 11, 20219 Ways -- Unrelated to Wuhan Lab -- that China Created PandemicThe resurgence of a theory that the Chinese coronavirus first began infecting people through an accident at China's Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) has rekindled outrage towards Beijing but presents the danger of obscuring the many actions China took to spread the disease regardless of where it originated.
< Asia, National Security, Science, China, communism, coronavirus, W.H.O., World Health Organization, Wuhan, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Xi Jinping >
- New York Times 18:39June 10, 2021As U.S. Withdraws, Afghan Interpreters Fear Being Left BehindA program to bring people employed by the American military to the United States is backlogged, with thousands of applicants denied.
< United States Defense and Military Forces, Translation and Interpreters, Afghan National Security Forces, Defense Department, State Department, Afghanistan >
- Breitbart News 06:51June 10, 2021TC Energy Abandons Keystone XL Pipeline, Months After Biden Cancels PermitTC Energy, the Canadian company that launched the Keystone XL pipeline, formally terminated the project Wednesday, more than four months after President Joe Biden canceled its permit on his first day in office.
< Economy, National Security, Politics, Climate Change, Energy, Joe Biden, Keystone XL, Unions >
- Breaking Defense 19:31June 7, 2021NATO SecGen Defends Afghan WithdrawalWhile training in-country will end, “we are looking at how we can provide training outside Afghanistan,” said Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. “We can train Afghan forces in other countries.”
< Allies, Land Warfare, Afghan National Security Forces, afghanistan, Afghanistan war, Jens Stoltenberg, military training, NATO >
- Breitbart News 19:26June 7, 2021Ron DeSantis Signs Bills to Stop Nefarious Foreign Interference: Corporate Media 'in the Pocket of the Communist Party of China'Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) on Monday signed two pieces of legislation, one of which will ban Confucius Institutes in Florida, aimed to combat nefarious foreign influence and corporate espionage in the Sunshine State.
< National Security, Politics, CCP, China, Chinese Communist Party, communism, Florida, foreign interference, Ron DeSantis >
- Breitbart News 13:07June 7, 2021Europe Underwhelmed by Joe Biden: U.S. Image Stalls in France, GermanyAs U.S. President Joe Biden makes final preparations for his trip to Europe, polling released Monday shows the United States' reputation as the leading global power has suffered in France and Germany under his leadership as China has received a boost.
< London / Europe, National Security, Politics, diplomacy, European Union, G7, Joe Biden, NATO >
- Breitbart News 01:30June 7, 2021Joe Biden Neglects D-Day; Tweets About Tulsa Race MassacrePresident Joe Biden tweeted a video Sunday of his meeting last week with survivors of the Tulsa Race Massacre, but did not mention that June 6 was also the anniversary of D-Day, the U.S-led invasion of Normandy in the Second
< 2020 Election, National Security, Politics, D-Day, Joe Biden, Tulsa Massacre >
- Breitbart News 23:26June 6, 2021Report: Bush Foundation Bankrolled by Chinese Communist Party-Linked FirmA foundation started by the late President George H.W. Bush's son, Neil Bush, bearing his name is being bankrolled by a firm linked to China's communist government, known officially as the Communist Party of China.
< Economy, National Security, Politics, Bush, CCP, China, Chinese Communist Party, George H.W. Bush >
- Breitbart News 18:06June 6, 2021PICS: D-Day Anniversary Commemoration Muted Due to Covid Restrictions for Second YearCOLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) - When the sun rises over Omaha Beach, revealing vast stretches of wet sand extending toward distant cliffs, one starts to grasp the immensity of the task faced by Allied soldiers on June 6, 1944, landing on the Nazi-occupied Normandy shore.
< London / Europe, National Security, Politics, Britain, British Commonwealth, British Empire, Canada, coronavirus, COVID-19, D-Day, France, Germany, Gold Beach, History, Juno Beach, Normandy, Omaha, Omaha Beach, Poland, Prince Charles, Second World War, Sword Beach, Utah Beach, veterans, World War II >
- The Guardian 15:16June 6, 2021Biden trumpets democracy abroad in Post op-ed – as threats spread at homePresident sets out vision for European visitHow long can America call itself a democracy?Voting rights: VP Kamala Harris takes on new roleJoe Biden will use his visit to Europe this week to “rally the world’s democracies” in a reset of US foreign policy after four turbulent years under Donald Trump – all while threats to American democracy, stoked by Trump, proliferate at home. Related: After Trump: Biden set to outline US policy to Johnson, Putin and more Continue reading...
< Joe Biden, Biden administration, US foreign policy, US national security, US news, US politics, US voting rights, World news, European Union, Europe, G7, Russia, China >
- Breitbart News 14:07June 6, 2021Aaron Klein: Netanyahu's Legacy Confirms Israel as a Global SuperpowerAs a coalition of anti-Benjamin Netanyahu politicians look to drive him from Israeli politics, many are seizing the opportunity to recast the legacy and motivations of one of the most consequential world leaders of the last century, according to Aaron Klein, a senior adviser to the prime minister.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Politics, Aaron Klein, Benjamin Netanyahu, diplomacy, Israel, Middle East peace process >
- The Guardian 09:00June 6, 2021After Trump: Biden set to outline US policy to Johnson, Putin and moreThe president will meet the Queen and Erdoğan as well as democratic leaders but experts including John Bolton wonder what purpose his Russia summit will serveJoe Biden will make his first overseas trip as US president this week, determined to convince allies and adversaries “America is back” after four years under Donald Trump. Related: Arizona emails show Trump pushed ‘to prove any fraud’ before Capitol attack Continue reading...
< Joe Biden, Biden administration, US foreign policy, US national security, G7, US news, World news, Vladimir Putin, Russia, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, The Queen, UK news, Nato, European Union, Europe >
- Breaking Defense 19:43June 4, 2021Space Force Wants Extra $$ To Speed Deep Space OpsThe largest of the four categories is called “Develop A Warfighter Punch” and includes $279 million for classified programs.
< Air Warfare, Space, 2022 budget, Air Force Research Laboratory AFRL, Blackjack program, Cislunar Highway Patrol System (CHPS), cislunar space, darpa, Defense Deep Space Sentinel (D2S2), National Security Space Launch, Next Generation Overhead Persistent Infrared Next-Gen OPIR, radio frequency geolocation, space domain awareness SDA, Space Force >
- Breaking Defense 19:08June 4, 2021DoD Seeks $2.3B To Bolster US Chip Making“From the DoD’s perspective, they’re highly dependent on [Asia] for fabrication and packaging [of chips],” Hudson Institute’s Bryan Clark tells Breaking Defense. This has led to DoD calls to address a “fragile and threatened” chip supply chain.
< Networks / Cyber, Pentagon, Threats, 2022 budget, 5G, AI, artificial intelligence, chips, darpa, Defense Budget 2021, Defense Budget 2022, Defense Department, Department of Defense, hypersonics, microelectronics, National Security Technology Accelerator (NSTXL), RAMP-C, Rapid Assured Microelectronics Prototypes using Advanced Commercial Capabilities RAMP, semiconductors, State of the Art Heterogeneous Integrated Packaging SHIP, Supply Chain, supply chain risk >
- Business Insider 20:51June 3, 2021The White House is urging private companies to take the threat of cyberattacks seriously as ransomware hacks 'have increased significantly'In a memo to corporate executives and business leaders, the White House says the private sector has a "critical responsibility" to defend itself.
< Tech Insider, Politics, Military & Defense, News, Cyber attacks, Ransomware, JBS, russian hackers, National Security, White House, Cybersecurity >