NEWS & ANALYSIS

BREAKING: Missing Malaysian Flight Crashed in Indian Ocean

Malaysia's prime minister and Malaysian Airlines announce that the missing flight, 370, crashed in the southern Indian Ocean after taking off from Kuala Lumpur.

Morning Security Brief: Fatal Mudslide, Malaysia Flight, Russian Threat, and Israeli Counterterrorism

Search in Washington state continues, Possible Malaysian plan wreckage, Russian threatens while Ukraine retreats, Israeli shootings threaten peace talks

Morning Security Brief: New Food Security Rules, Flight Debris Eludes Searchers, and More

A new proposed rule by the FDA would require food processors and manufacturers to take steps to prevent potential terrorist attacks. The search for the missing Malaysian flight continues. And, self-defense groups in Ukraine are forced to turn in illegal firearms, and

Academic Paper Suggests Additional Airport Security Not 'Sensible'

An academic paper suggests additional security measures to protect airports are not "sensible expenditures" because the likelihood of an attack is low.

Morning Security Brief: Sanctions Against Russia, Taliban Attacks Afghan Police, Secure UK Currency, And More

EU leaders are considering economic sanctions against Russia, which could have grave consequences for Europe's economy. Taliban insurgents attacked a police station in Jalalabad, killing 10. The UK is working on a £1 coin with enhanced security features to curb counterfeiting. And a congressional hearing deals with human trafficking.

Morning Security Brief: Crimea Update, New Radar Data in Missing Plane Case, Catastrophic Cyber Attacks, and More

The situtation in Crimea continues to evolve, with Ukranian Navy HQ taken over by Pro-Russian activists. Thai radar data sheds another pinprick of light on the missing Malaysian Air flight. The likelihood of a catastropic cyberattack is probed. And more.

Morning Security Brief: Crimea Votes to Break Away From Ukraine, Missing Flight Update, And More

Russia moves to annex the Black Sea Peninsula after Crimea votes overwhelmingly to break off from Ukraine; the search continues for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 as theories explaining its disappearance begin to take shape; and Japan holds a cybersecurity drill as it prepares to host the 2020 Summer Olympic Games.

Morning Security Brief: U.S. And Russia Hold Talks, Railroad System Has 'Deficient Safety Culture,' And More

Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Russia's foreign minister in an effort to prevent the crisis in Crimea from escalating, the Federal Railroad Administration releases critical report of New York-area commuter train system Metro-North Railroad, and more.

Morning Security Brief: NYC Gas Leak Explosion Kills 7, Critical Infrastructure Concerns, and Missing Flight Update

A suspected gas leak caused an explosion in New York City that killed at least seven people. A report on the aging infrastructure of NYC stresses potential dangers. And Malaysian Air Flight 370 is still missing.

Morning Security Brief: NRC System Criticized, NATO Planes Deployed Near Ukraine, and Missing Flight Update

A GAO report says the NRC's communication system may be ineffective in an emergency; NATO says it has sent two planes over Romania and Poland to monitor the situation in Ukraine; and more details on missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 emerge, though no trace of the plane has been found by international search efforts.
 




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