Enemy cyber threat growing warn security experts The ability of Israel’s enemies to target civilians and members of the armed forces with cyber attacks is growing, security experts have warned. In August, the Israeli ClearSky cyber-security company uncovered a Hamas phony and irremovable rocket-alert application, which, if downloaded, can take over a smartphone and access […]
Terror attacks are down but global threat more ‘complex’, US report says The near-defeat of Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has forced a dispersal of the group that has made the global threat of terror attacks much more complex, the US State Department said in a report…
‘Sanctions could trigger war,’ Iran issues chilling warning amid angry CLASHES This ominous move is doomed to have serious repercussions for regional and international peace and security Ali Akbar Salehi Hundreds of diplomats gathered at the IAEA’s headquarters in Vienna for the nuclear watchdog’s annual meeting, during which time they discussed the landmark Joint Comprehensive […]
Air Force must grow to levels not seen since the Cold War to confront China and Russia, officials say September 17 at 10:32 AM The Air Force must grow its air power substantially by 2030 to meet rapidly evolving threats from China and Russia, senior officials said. A new internal study found that the service […]
Florence bringing ‘catastrophic’ flooding, mudslides deep into North Carolina CLOSE NEW BERN, N.C. – Rivers approached record flood stage and more than 680,000 utility customers were without power Sunday as North Carolina struggled under the crushing fury of Florence, the mighty hurricane diminished to a tropical depression but still pounding the region with unrelenting rain.
White House Threatens Iran With Retaliation Over Militant Attacks WASHINGTON – The Trump administration has signaled a new phase in its confrontation with Iran, threatening to retaliate for attacks by Iranian-backed militants in Iraq, even as it moves to avoid a potentially messy public split with allies over President Trump’s withdrawal from the nuclear deal.
Putin’s threat to attack US troops MOSCOW has threatened the US with direct assaults on its troops in Syria as it prepares to assist President Assad in his final push to defeat pro-democracy rebels in that country. Pro-Assad Syrian troops, supported by Iranian and Russian forces, have begun their assault on the last rebel stronghold, […]
Russia accuses the Trump administration of using threats and blackmail to stop an upcoming offensive in Syria Russian officials lashed out at Washington Tuesday for threatening to bomb Syria if the Assad government uses chemical weapons during a planned offensive in the province of Idlib. On Monday, President Donald Trump’s national security adviser John Bolton […]
Wray warns current terrorism threat in US is ‘everywhere’ FBI Director Christopher Wray said that 17 years after the 9/11 attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people, the terror threat has spread across the country and is propelled by social media. “People think of the 9/11 threat, they think New York, they think DC.
Hurricane Florence Tracker: Storm strengthens to Category 4, SC coast to be evacuated Hurricane Florence has quickly strengthened to a powerful Category 4 storm Monday as it takes aim at the East Coast, packing maximum sustained winds near 130 mph. The storm will likely make landfall Thursday and governors of several Southeast states are urging […]