News You Can Use: 07/10/18



News You Can Use: 07/10/18

National Security

As Trump pushes Space Force, support quietly builds for ‘Space Guard’, Politico

Launching the sixth branch of the US armed forces, Defense News

The National Security Rationale, NPR

North Korea Submarine Development Signals Increased Nuclear Threat, The Wall Street Journal

Analysis: Pentagon continues to underestimate al Qaeda, downplay ties to Taliban, FDD’s Long War Journal

What Mexico’s next president means for Trump, Brookings

Trump formalizes official leading DHS technology, Federal Times

Pence Slams ‘Abolish ICE’ Movement, Calls for End to Attacks on Agents, Government Executive

This is How Russia Could Test NATO, Warns Former US Army Europe Commander, Defense One

Cybersecurity

Guess which world leader is urging cybersecurity cooperation, The Associated Press

There’s Even More Bad News About IRS Information Security, Nextgov

Cyber in movies is cool, but can the Army do it?, Fifth Domain

DHS Aims to Turn Mobile Devices into No Phishing Zones, Nextgov

Public Health

The pipeline to primary care is drying up, The Hill

Trump Administration Freezes Payments Required By The Affordable Care Act, NPR

Index Shows States Have Work to Do Combating Youth Homelessness, Route Fifty

Patients With Chronic Pain Feel Caught In An Opioid Prescribing Debate, NPR

Dogs are leading California veterans out of the darkness, The Mercury News

Human Rights & Humanitarian Efforts

Lip Service Paid to Human Rights During UN Counterterrorism Week, Just Security

Physicians Say Rohingya’s Injuries ‘Highly Consistent’ With Allegations of State Atrocity, The Wire

NATO: Bolster Inquiries Into Afghan Civilian Deaths, Human Rights Watch

South Sudan: UN Security Council must impose arms embargo to help end atrocities, Relief Web

US: Strengthen Targeted Sanctions on Burma, Human Rights Watch

Government & Military Personnel

A Healthy Tax Advantage, Government Executive

The scramble to reunite immigrant kids with their families is a case study in poor project management, Quartz

Why the future of the Military Order of the Purple Heart is at risk, Military Times

New Battleground Emerges Over State, Local Government Union Fees, Route Fifty

Thousands of Feds Would Get Raises Under OPM’s Locality Pay Proposal, Government Executive

US Army quietly discharging immigrant recruits, The Associated Press

Survey: Most Feds Who BYOD Do It Without Agency Approval, Nextgov

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