NEWS & ANALYSIS

White House Makes Case Against House FISA Bill

The White House has put out a fact sheet laying out point by point why it opposes the House bill on FISA restrictions.

Space-based Solar Power Could Aid Security

A report released this month by the National Security Space Office finds that using space-based solar power is an opportunity for strategic security.

France Eyes CCTV

France to triple the number of CCTV cameras by 2009.

Afghanistan Shuts Down Two Private Security Firms

10 more firms on list for closure, some of them Western-based.

New Plan for Intelligence Coordination Released

The nation's head of intelligence sets out his 500 day plan to transform the nation's intelligence infrastructure and practices.

Iraqi Police Failing Counterterrorism Mission Due to Corruption, Sectarianism

Italian police agency called in to help retrain Iraqi police.

First Annual Report of Arrest-Related Deaths Issued

The first national measure of all types of arrest-related deaths shows that 2,002 suspects died while being arrested or while in custody from 2003 through 2005.

Computers May Negate Need for Nuclear Tests

Computers will be used to perform nuclear weapons simulations.

Sleeping on the Job

USA Today says the Nuclear Regulatory Commission must get better at its oversight of private security guards.

DEA Special Unit Brings Down Gang

Oklahoma raid shows value of DEA's Mobile Enforcement Teams.
 




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