Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 07:33
The Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA) joined American Civil Liberties Association (ACLU) and other civil society voices in the United States in challenging the National Security Agency’s (NSA) use of so-called “upstream” data collection techniques, which involve the mass surveillance of global internet communications. This practice directly affects WOLA’s ability to communicate effectively with its contacts and partners throughout the Americas.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 06:55
Africa emerges as the 21st century theatre of espionage, with South Africa as its gateway, in the cache of secret intelligence documents and cables seen by the Guardian. “Africa is now the El Dorado of espionage,” said one serving foreign intelligence officer.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 06:42
The United States military will share communications equipment and intelligence with African allies to assist them in the fight against Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram, the commander of U.S. Special Forces operations in Africa said.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 07:03
Co-protagonists in the illegal repression carried out by all of Argentina’s dictatorships, especially the last one [1976-83], the intelligence services entered the democratic period as powerful as they were untouched — just like the police forces, which cleverly managed to avoid the difficult democratization and renovation of the armed forces.
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 07:33
Argentina needs more transparency, more oversight of intelligence services and the severing of inappropriate ties between spies, judges and prosecutors.
Monday, July 14, 2014 - 06:47
In response to the security crisis in the region, the United States’ embassies in East Africa have strengthened their intelligence departments with specialist and FBI staff.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 11:00
Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet on Thursday with chiefs of security and intelligence services of CIS countries.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 09:31
As improvised explosive devices spread far beyond the conflict zones in the Middle East, U.S. Southern Command and the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization are working with Colombia to defeat what some consider a soldier’s worst nightmare.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 10:21
Critics say CIA did not provide adequate warning of ISIS attack in Iraq.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 07:46
Nigerian security forces have busted a terrorists’ intelligence cell headed by a businessman who purportedly participated actively in the abduction of 279 schoolgirls from Government Secondary School, Chibok in Borno State on April 14.