Security

German domestic security agency failed to act on AfD concerns: media

Germany’s BfV domestic intelligence agency failed for months to act on reports from officials in two states voicing concerns about local youth chapters of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, the Bild am Sonntag newspaper reported.

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25 years Since the Oslo Accords: Israeli Security Depends on Palestinian Rights

OSLO, Norway, Sep 14 (IPS) – Jan Egeland is Secretary General of the Norwegian Refugee Council. He co-organized the secret talks between Israel and Palestine that led to the historic 1993 Oslo Accords. Twenty-five years ago, on 13 September 1993, I sat on the White House lawn to witness the landmark signing of the Oslo […]

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Taiwan courts security ties with bigger friends as Beijing snatches allies

As Beijing intensifies its effort to further isolate Taiwan diplomatically, Taipei is actively but discreetly broadening security ties with regional powers beyond its long-standing relationship with the United States.

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Book Reveals New Dangers President Donald Trump Poses To Security | The Last Word | MSNBC

In January, Pres. Trump was one tweet away from causing a conflict with N. Korea. Bob Woodward reveals in his new book that Trump wanted to pull families of US troops out of S. Korea, which would signal war to N. Korea. Richard Clarke and Evan McMullin join Lawrence to discuss. » Subscribe to MSNBC: […]

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Around 100 human rights activists protested outside Japan’s de facto embassy in Taipei on Monday demanding that a member of a Japanese right-wing group be barred from leaving Taiwan after he was caught on security camera kicking a “comfort woman” memorial.

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Afghan official says Taliban has killed at least 13 security forces in checkpoint attacks in northern Kunduz province

Afghan official says Taliban has killed at least 13 security forces in checkpoint attacks in northern Kunduz province

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Kellyanne Conway: Trump Believes Op-Ed Writer Is In National Security

“Come forward … or resign,” White House counselor tells Christiane Amanpour.

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Central American security conference scrapped amid U.S. tensions with Guatemala, El Salvador

The talks were meant to highlight partnerships to promote security and reduce illegal migration.

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A Security Expert Tied to WikiLeaks Vanishes, and the Internet Is Abuzz

Arjen Kamphuis was last seen on Aug. 20 in a remote Arctic town in Norway. Online theories range from C.I.A. abduction to a secret mission for Julian Assange.

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