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The U.S has blocked any sales of surplus American-made weapon systems by Israel to Nigeria. The Americans also indicated that Israeli made systems should...

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South African company Denel has cleared its Seeker-400 UAS (unmanned aerial system) for imminent production this year. The system is being offered in two...

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Threats from terrorism will continue to challenge the United States. This, according to U.S. counterterrorism analysts In a recent congressional testimony, James Clapper, Director of...

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Nigeria’s Islamist group Boko Haram has declared its allegiance to Islamic State. In a video posted online, Boko Haram’s leader, Abubakar Shekau, in an...

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As though anyone still entertained any doubts, Europe’s counterterrorism laws cannot deal with the current situation where terror groups are flooding the continent. This...

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This is a threat taken very seriously by Britain. At the height of the Ebola crisis in West Africa last year, British military experts...

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An undisclosed country in Africa recently signed a contract with the Israeli authorities to acquire armored vehicles. The deal was just cleared by the...

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Egypt is in the midst of a war that can be categorized as a low-intensity conflict. This category represents a common pattern of military...

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South Africa wants to use more unmanned air vehicles (UAV) and is preparing the needed regulations. South Africa is set to have its new UAV...

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Since the start of the millennium, suicide attacks have become a common mode of operation for many terrorist groups around the world, particularly Sunni...

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Nigeria's military says pirates hijacked a military gunboat and three soldiers are missing after the ambush in the southern oil-rich state of Bayelsa. Spokesman Col....

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An Australian-run medical center for Ebola patients has opened in Sierra Leone overnight, the foreign affairs minister, Julie Bishop, has announced. Australia’s Foreign affairs minister...

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A Belgian scientist who helped discover Ebola in 1976 has accused the World Health Organization (WHO) of mismanaging the current outbreak response. Peter Piot, an...

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British health charity The Wellcome Trust recently announced that a new 15-minute Ebola virus test will become available on a trial basis in Guinea...

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[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6QHdQulYbEw?list=PL2lcLUTJmbODltavrkE8WwhQW5aFIlYMk] Register to iHLS Israel Homeland Security In this weekly report (2 December 2014): Chinese military officials have deployed a highly accurate laser defense system Private industry...

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iHLS Israel Homeland Security [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJjD1isTgeA?list=PL2lcLUTJmbODltavrkE8WwhQW5aFIlYMk] In this weekly report (18 November 2014): Low-cost Ebola sensor Self-healing computers: next step in fighting hackers The Chinese civilian UAV market Morocco to assist...

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“You have very little cellphone coverage,” said Steven Van Roekel, chief innovation officer at the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). “You have unreliable power...

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Defense civilian workers deployed to West Africa can choose one of two options upon their departure from Ebola-stricken countries, if they do not show...

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iHLS Israel Homeland Security [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hul-i9u3n2A?list=UU1iOIybOg7fiHCbacRjc18w] In this weekly report (11 November 2014): The National Cyber Investigative Joint Task Force: NCIJTF New UASs: SpyLite mini and BlueBird Raytheon is testing a new...

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With so much misinformation circulating about the scale and domestic danger of the Ebola threat, less attention has been paid to the U.S. military’s...

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