China and Russia Strengthen Ties! | DW News

Chinese President Xi Jinping traveled to Russia, June 5th at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin. The two leaders have met dozens of times in recent years and are looking to further deepen trade ties between their nations amidst China's heated trade war with the United States. In an interview with Russian state media ahead of the trip, Xi called Putin his "best and bosom friend," adding that he cherished their "deep friendship." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5qXGaWYaOog&t=153s Read more [...]

WATCH: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says ‘nothing is inevitable’ with U.S. and Iran!

In an interview with PBS NewsHour anchor and managing editor Judy Woodruff, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif denied the United States had shot down an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz and said 'nothing is inevitable' when asked about a military conflict between the United States and Iran. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4f9SGOas2Tc&t=545s Read more [...]

“The Secret History of Cyber War” – SANS Digital Forensics and Incident Response Summit 2017

Author and journalist Fred Kaplan provides historical, political, and strategic context to the problems of cyber security and cyber conflict, exploring the origins of hacking, the spread of cyberspace as a domain of combat, and why this is a never-ending war, but how it might be better managed. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XKjB1lrLct4&t=1964s Read more [...]

“How Intelligence Agencies Exploit Colleges for Espionage!”

Author Daniel Golden won a Pulitzer Prize for his series of articles in the Wall Street Journal exposing the admissions preferences at elite colleges. Now, his new book, "Spy Schools," goes into detail on how foreign and domestic intelligence services have turned institutes of higher learning into the front lines of international espionage. Golden joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the trend and its implications. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OsnYN8ZcCZY Read more [...]

ANNIE JACOBSEN: INSIDE THE CIA’S SECRET HISTORY!

This is a repeat feature and is reproduced for those audience members who originally missed it. This is the author's latest book which delves into one of the most infamously covert agencies in the country: the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Surprise, Kill, Vanish: The Secret History of CIA Paramilitary Armies, Operators, and Assassins is an unprecedented look inside the Special Activities Division of the CIA, one of the most effective black operations in the world. Through interviews with 42 Read more [...]

“Cyber Warfare, Coercion, and Restraint”

International security in the 21st century is increasingly characterized by the use of cyber operations. Concern over this still-developing domain of competition has led to inflated assessments of its dangers and greater support for a more aggressive U.S. posture on cyber security and cyber warfare. How do great powers like the United States, Russia, and China employ cyber capabilities? What threats does the United States the United States currently face in this realm, and what is the most effective Read more [...]

U.S. Intelligence Chiefs’ FULL Testimony on Worldwide Security Threats!

FBI Director Christopher Wray, CIA Director Gina Haspel and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats presented an update to the Senate Intelligence Committee on Jan. 29, 2019 on their annual assessment of global threats. They warned of an increasingly diverse range of security dangers around the globe, from North Korean Nuclear Weapons to Chinese Cyberespionage and Russian Campaigns to undermine western democracies. Add to that, malicious cyber attacks! Directly contradicting President Donald Read more [...]

Why North Korea Appears to Be Expanding Its Nuclear Arsenal | WSJ

Talks between the U.S. and North Korea raised hopes that Kim Jong Un will stop developing or even surrender his nuclear weapons. But security experts point to satellite images that they say show North Korea ramping up production of its arsenal over the past year. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rb-eg9P-HAM&t=332s Read more [...]

RICHARD CLARKE: “CYBER THREATS IN THE DIGITAL AGE!”

Cyber warfare is at the intersection of innovation and danger! It can be comical, like the malware which blasted AC/DC's song "Thunderstruck" at full blast in the middle of the night in Iranian nuclear facilities. It can also be catastrophic, like EternalBlue, the 20017 cyber battle that closed hospitals in Britain and froze shipping crates in Germany in midair. Richard Clark, former U.S. national coordinator for security, infrastructure protection and counterterrorism, takes us behind the scenes Read more [...]

Leon Panetta: Current Administration Hasn’t Acknowledged What Russia Did To the U.S. | Hardball | MSNBC!

The Trump campaign as reported and verified, welcomed the help by the Russian Government. And it's something Mueller says he hopes will not become the 'new normal' for our political campaigns. America now must find the strength and resolve for support and a protection strategy that will be realized as the real American 'norm' that brings us back to a new major strength and deterrence! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVIyq2XFtAA Read more [...]