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U.S. Should Concentrate on Border and Airport Security, Says Chertoff

- Unlike Europe, the terrorist threat faced by the U.S. comes from without rather than from within.

Did You Know That?

- Revenues from CCTV and fire-detection equipment will drive a booming industrial and commercial security market in Central and Eastern Europe through 2010, forecasts Frost & Sullivan. But security market leaders such as Siemens, Bosch, Tyco, and Honeywell "are likely to be challenged by the interest in cheaper products of lower quality offered by local and Asian manufacturers," according to a Frost & Sullivan statement.

Massive Terrorism Crackdown in Saudi Arabia

- 208 militants, forming six separate cells, were arrested for terrorist activity.

Shopping for Bombs: Nuclear Proliferation, Global Insecurity, and the Rise and Fall of the A. Q. Khan Network

- Meet A. Q. Khan, the world's most notorious nuclear proliferator.

Terrorism and Organized Hate Crime: Intelligence Gathering, Analysis and Investigations, Second Edition

- As hate and terror organizations become more complex, investigators must collect intelligence and properly analyze it to keep pace. This book offers excellent insight into the process that professionals could apply in all investigative areas.

Global Drug Enforcement: Practical Investigative Techniques

- Drawing on 30 years of experience in law enforcement, Gregory Lee has written a definitive work on criminal drug investigations. Lee offers an objective look at the worldwide illegal-drug industry and describes various methods for conducting investigations, all the while taking care not to understate the dangers involved in undercover work. After all, as he notes, undercover agents have the highest fatality rate of all investigative positions

Modern Jihad: Tracing the Dollars Behind the Terror Networks

- Terrorists need money--and lots of it--to carry out their operations and to sustain themselves. With its intriguing title and an author who is an economist and a journalist, this book promised to offer revealing information on terrorist financial networks. Alas, such is not the case.

Bin Laden to Address Europeans; UN Says al Qaeda Still Potent

- Al Qaeda's media arm says a new message from Osama Bin Laden is set for release soon.

Would You Like Spies with That?

- FBI denies the reported "Falafel Investigation," calling it too ridiculous to be true.

Worldwide Terrorism by Target

- Quarterly target data on terrorist incidents from the MIPT Terrorism Knowledge Base.

Moving Past the James Bond Image

- The United Kingdom's intelligence and security services will recruit more "non-white" agents.

British Government Loses Private Data of 7.5 Million Families

- The data, contained on two computer discs, was lost in the mail and has stoked fears of widespread identity theft.

British Government to Change Counterterrorism Language

- Government officials will no longer use the phrase "war on terror" and other terms deemed "offensive."

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