News You Can Use: 10/28/16



News You Can Use: 10/28/16

National Security

Security experts: Foreign nation not behind Friday internet attack, The Hill

Battlegrounds: The Fight for Mosul and Election Day Disruptions, Foreign Policy

US wants Mexico under grid security pact before year’s end, Washington Examiner

Norm Augustine on Public-Private Lack of Trust, Defense One

Why the U.S. Army’s Readiness Crisis is So Terrifyingly Real, The National Interest

North Korea Giving Up Nuclear Arms “a Lost Cause,” Official Says, The New York Times

Islamic State continues to plot against the West, US military warns, The Long War Journal

What a Real Review of U.S. Military Assistance to Saudi Arabia Would Say, War on the Rocks

Cybersecurity

DHS Races To Get Obama’s Signature On Cyber Response Plan, Nextgov

Clapper: Non-state actor likely to blame for massive cyberattack, Federal Times

DHS Is Drawing Up ‘Strategic Principles’ for Internet of Things, Defense One

4 Key Areas to Consider When Solving the Cybersecurity Talent Gap, Nextgov

Malaysia’s Cyber Defense: One of ASEAN’s Best?, The Diplomat

Cyber mission force reaches key milestone, C4ISR Net

Public Health

DoD delays full rollout of new child care portal, Military Times

How Teletherapy Addresses Mental Health Needs, Route Fifty

Practicing Military Medical Evacuations, Defense News

Marines field new suicide awareness app, Marine Corps Times

Lawsuit: Airline tells veteran with PTSD, ‘You’re not flying with THAT!’, Sun Herald

Human Rights & Humanitarian Efforts

Mosul Fight Unleashes New Horrors on Civilians, The New York Times

The Risk of a Humanitarian Disaster in Mosul, The National Interest

Hurricane Matthew Recovery Continues in Hard Hit Eastern North Carolina, Route Fifty

Rights group calls Pentagon’s Syrian civilian casualty probes inadequate, incomplete, The Washington Post

As South Sudan Fights, Refugees Flow Into Uganda, NPR

U.N. Plans to Pay Victims of Cholera Outbreak It Caused in Haiti, The New York Times

U.S. Strategy to Address the Human Rights Situation in North Korea, U.S. Department of State

Government & Military Personnel

This Moment, This America, Foreign Policy

Pentagon Suspends Efforts to Recoup Improper Bonuses From California National Guard, Government Executive

Pentagon offers temporary fix for California Guard pay problems, Military Times

How’s Work-Life Balance at Your Agency? Uncle Sam Wants to Know, Government Executive

All services miss MWR funding targets … and DoD wants answers, Military Times

Hiring Freeze Will Cause Longer Delays in Disputing Social Security Claims, Group Warns, Government Executive

What Happens If You Are Accidentally Overpaid?, Chief HRO.com

Military Housing at Risk from Poor Utility Maintenance, Watchdog Finds, Government Executive

 

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