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Somalia Report for April 10, 2014

April 10, 2014

“The week saw continuing violence throughout the region. The AMISOM and SNA offensive recaptured further Al-Shabaab territory in South-central; more Al-Shabaab movement north was reported and increased Al-Shabaab operations outside of Somalia are reported. A detailed PDF report is available … Read More

Al Qaeda Announces New English-Language Terror Magazine

March 10, 2014

“Al Qaeda has used a slickly produced video with audio from Malcolm X to announce the upcoming launch of a new English-language on-line terror magazine called ‘Resurgence.’

If the magazine is launched, it will mark the first English-language publication from … Read More

Mossad

March 3, 2014

The Mossad is the organization responsible for intelligence collection and covert operations, including counterterrorism operations, for the nation of Israel. While the Mossad itself is more of the equivalent of the CIA, the Israeli equivalent of Delta, GSG9, and ST6 … Read More

Sochi 2014 Threat Overview

February 16, 2014

“Even as the flames of the Olympic torch approach their destination in Sochi, Russia, security officials race to respond to emerging threats by non-state actors. Multiple terrorist organizations have issued ominous threats against the games while reports of other threats, … Read More

Olympic Threat: US Warns Airlines About Toothpaste Tube Bomb

February 5, 2014

“The Department of Homeland Security has issued a warning to U.S. and some foreign airlines traveling to Russia for the Olympic Games to be on the lookout for toothpaste containers, which some intelligence indicates may actually hold ingredients that could … Read More

Congress: Terrorists Changing Tactics Because of NSA Leaks

January 11, 2014

“Terrorists are changing their patterns based on information leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, according to a Pentagon report.

‘This report confirms my greatest fears – Snowden’s real acts of betrayal place America’s military men and women at greater … Read More

Osama Bin Laden Avatar Could Recruit Terrorists Online for Centuries

January 8, 2014

“When American and British spies were infiltrating virtual-world games like Second Life and World of Warcraft in a bid to detect real-world terrorists, U.S. intelligence warned that jihadists might create an Osama bin Laden avatar that could ‘preach and issue … Read More

2014 Counterterrorism Calendar

January 3, 2014

The US National Counterterrorism Center is pleased to present the 2014 edition of the Counterterrorism (CT) Calendar. This edition, like others since the Calendar was first published in daily planner format in 2003, contains many features across the full range … Read More

Suicide bombing in Russia highlights Olympics security

December 30, 2013

“‘If you are a terrorist group in the Caucasus, the Sochi Olympics are going to be a very inviting target,’ said Steven Pifer, director of the Brookings Institution’s Arms Control and Non-Proliferation Initiative. ‘I think you’re going to see at … Read More

New deadly explosion hits Russian city

December 30, 2013

“At least 14 people have been killed in a suicide bombing on a trolleybus in the Russian city of Volgograd, investigators say.

The blast comes a day after 17 people died in another suicide attack at the central station in … Read More