News You Can Use: 10/10/16

National Security

Pentagon: Dozens of Afghan Troops Missing from U.S. Military Training, Reuters

The American Brexit Is Coming, Foreign Policy

Improving workforce diversity a ‘national security imperative’, The Washington Post

Islamic State Positions Tracked by U.S. Satellites as a Bonus, Bloomberg

How Much Can Russia Mess With the U.S. Elections?, Foreign Policy

Securing the Homeland, Defense News

Trump, Clinton tilt over national security, The San Diego Union-Tribune

Cybersecurity

To integrate cyber, the Army is learning by doing, C4ISR Net

Johnson Pushes for Cyber Protection Agency, Defense News

Cyber, electronic warfare integration critical for future Army ops, C4ISR Net

4 Fundamentals of an Effective Cloud Access Security Broker, Nextgov

Public Health

Vets are still dying from burn-pit illnesses, advocates say, Military Times

At least 59 airmen wrongly failed fitness test due to mismeasured tracks, Air Force Times

Report: Continued delays for veterans at Phoenix VA system, Military Times

VICTORY! – Congress Passes Appropriations Bill that Includes Measure to Allow the VA to Provide IVF Services to Injured Veterans!, American Society for Reproductive Medicine

Human Rights & Humanitarian Efforts

Aid Worker Outlines Humanitarian Situation In Haiti After Hurricane Matthew, NPR

Nadia Murad, Yazidi Woman Who Survived ISIS Captivity, Wins Human Rights Prize, The New York Times

Marines, Soldiers Arrive In Haiti As Navy Ships Prepare For Potential Hurricane Response Mission, USNI News

More National Guard activated in Southeast as hurricane approaches, death toll in Caribbean soars, Stars and Stripes

Government & Military Personnel

Retirement Backlog Is Back Down, Government Executive

Senators demand answers from Wells Fargo on military rights allegations, Military Times

White House Expands Employment, Housing Data Effort, Nextgov

Moonlighter Launches Jobs Website Helping Feds Switch Agencies, Government Executive

Trump’s PTSD comments were dangerous: Veteran, USA Today

How Work Can Be Made Meaningful, Government Executive

 


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