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Counterterrorism

- Terrorism incidents and fatalities, as reported from the State Department for 2006, have risen dramatically worldwide from 2005. Deaths in Iraq and Afghanistan are among those driving the trend.

Cooperation Southern Style

- Find out how the state of Georgia and the private sector are learning to mesh their efforts in responding to a disaster.

UK: Two More Arrested in London and Glasgow Terrorist Plots

- Two more suspects have been arrested for the failed attacks on London's nightclub district on Friday night and Saturday's failed attack at Glasgow International Airport in Scotland, reports the BBC and the New York Times. This brings the total arrested to seven.

Sources: UK airport, car bomb suspects are same

- Authorities suspect the two men who drove an explosives-laden car into Glasgow's airport on Saturday are related.

Disaster Response and Recovery

- A good overview for anyone interested in learning about the growing field of emergency management and the twin concepts of disaster response and recovery.

Jihad and International Security

- A primer for those less familiar with the concept and its implications for security.

Open Target: Where America is Vulnerable to Attack

- The former Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security presents a gripping account of how the agency’s leaders are failing to deal with the threat of terrorism.

A State Perspective - Virginia

- A talk with Michael M. Cline, Virginia's top homeland security official.

Q: What's Your Major? A: Homeland Security

- Homeland security as a course of study.

Disaster Management Done Right

- A disaster plan helped two NASA facilities prepare for the worst of Hurricane Katrina and provide support to communities in need.

Environmental Security

- If global warming causes food and water to become scarce, fragile regimes could collapse, which could abet terrorist groups, says a group of retired military officials.
 




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