Zika Virus


News You Can Use: 10/05/16



News You Can Use: 10/05/16
National Security America’s National Security Trilemma — and How to Solve It, Defense One What JASTA will mean for U.S.-Saudi relations, Brookings DOJ National Security Chief ‘Not Afraid To Impose Consequences’ On Hackers, NPR Obama administration discussing military options against Syria: report, The Hill Army Leaders: Service Must Look to… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/30/16



News You Can Use: 09/30/16
National Security Five Lawmakers Are Challenging Gag Orders on FBI National Security Letters, The Intercept Chief of Staff of the Army: Changing Nature of War Won’t Change Our Purpose, Association of the United States Army Kerry Says TPP Rejection Would Hurt US National Security, The New York Times The Case… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/23/16



News You Can Use: 09/23/16
National Security A convenient terrorism threat, Brookings Integrating Climate Change into National Security Planning, White House EU expresses concern over 9/11 bill, The Hill 9/11 Drove Change in Intelligence Community, NSA Chief Says, DoD News Faulty Fingerprint Records Lead to Hundreds of Mistakes in Granting Citizenship, Government Executive U.S. Military… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/16/16



News You Can Use: 09/16/16
National Security Report: Wars in Iraq, Afghanistan cost almost $5 trillion so far, Military Times The Post-9/11 U.S. Intelligence Community, The Cipher Brief Iran threatened to shoot down US Navy spy planes in the Persian Gulf, Fox News Disjointed: Pentagon Isn’t Coordinating Efforts to Fix Readiness, Government Executive Climate Change… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/12/16



News You Can Use: 09/12/16
National Security On 9/11, different pictures of national security, Politico Face of Defense: Military, Civilian Responders Provide Aid in Hermine’s Aftermath, DoD News U.S. Gets Ready to Assist Offensive to Retake Key Iraqi City From Islamic State, The Wall Street Journal U.S. Rescue Attempt in Afghanistan Missed Western Hostages by… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/02/16



News You Can Use: 09/02/16
National Security U.S. aware of Afghan hostage video, assessing it: State Dept., Reuters Climate Change Jeopardizes National Security, The Cipher Blog Memo to the (Future) President: 5 Things Clinton and Trump Need to Know about China, The National Interest Why the Army is worried about insurgents turning to remote-controlled weapons,… Read More

News You Can Use: 08/17/16



News You Can Use: 08/17/16
National Security World Trade Center mall reopens, shows progress since 9/11, U.S. News Promises unfulfilled: How a State Department plan to stabilize Iraq broke apart, The Washington Post Disaster declared for Louisiana floods that have killed five, Reuters Prioritizing US Global Military Commitments, Defense News For US Politicians, Overcoming the… Read More

USAID invests in Zika prevention



USAID invests in Zika prevention
On August 10, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced the initial results of their Combating Zika and Future Threats Grand Challenge that was issued in April of this year. USAID’s efforts align with the whole-of-government strategy to combat Zika. The challenge called for innovations from around the world… Read More

News You Can Use: 08/15/16



News You Can Use: 08/15/16
National Security Homeland Security Department Builds Ties to Middle-Eastern Police Group, Government Executive DoD Releases Update of Manual Governing Defense Intelligence Activities, DoD News Army’s ‘Mad Scientist’ Initiative Looks at Future Differently, DoD News Cybersecurity How the Government Is Waging Crypto War 2.0, Motherboard Army wants more remote capabilities for… Read More

News You Can Use: 08/12/16



News You Can Use: 08/12/16
National Security What Does Expanding the Definition of War Mean for the U.S. Military?, Foreign Policy 15 Years After 9/11, Is America Any Safer?, Defense One Military Officials Distorted ISIS Intelligence, Congressional Panel Says, The New York Times Missile Defense Agency Sees Its Research Focus Drop, Defense News The U.S.… Read More