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If the United States Steps Back, Can Innovative Global Governance Step Forward?

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:43:23 EDT

The following is a guest post by(image)



Biafra is Back

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:13:24 EDT

Tension is rising in Nigeria over secessionist claims by “Biafran” organizations in southeast Nig(image)



Fifty Years Later: U.S. Intelligence Shortcomings in the Nigerian Civil War

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:38:24 EDT

The Nigerian Civil war, which lasted from July 1966 to January 1970, remains the most significant(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: September 9 - September 15

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 12:41:06 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)






Cyber Week in Review: September 15, 2017

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:13:58 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Corruption Brief Series: How Anonymous Shell Companies Finance Insurgents, Criminals, and Dictators

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 11:32:59 EDT

The latest paper in the Corruption Brief series from the Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy pr(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: September 2 - September 8

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:57:06 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Israel's Bombing of a Weapons Factory in Syria: What Comes Next?

Fri, 08 Sep 2017 16:11:21 EDT

This week Israel bombed a site in Syria, from Lebanese air space.(image)



To Prevent Another Equifax Breach, Treat Data Leaks Like Oil Spills

Fri, 08 Sep 2017 15:04:57 EDT

Another day, another data breach. At this point, we all know how this will unfold.(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: August 26 - September 1

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 11:20:42 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Cyber Week in Review: September 8, 2017

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 14:31:58 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Could the Private Sector Build Its Own Classified Information Sharing Network?

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 14:27:05 EDT

I’ve been advocating for the creation of a classified network for critical infrastructure for a w(image)



North Korea’s Nuclear Defiance of Trump’s “Fire and Fury”

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 09:57:20 EDT

Following a public demonstration of a completely “homemade” nuclear device claimed to have “great(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: August 19 - August 25

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 09:46:34 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Boko Haram Factions May Seek State Cooperation

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 15:34:41 EDT

According to conventional wisdom, the insurrection based in northeastern Nigeria and the Cameroon(image)






Trump Staying the Course with Angola

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 16:59:35 EDT

Rachael Sullivan is a Master of Public Administration candidate at Columbia University School(image)



Trump’s Path to Indefinite Afghan War

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:40:29 EDT

KABUL—The Trump administration’s announcement of a new Afghanistan policy turned out to be a bit(image)



Bitcoin for Bombs

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:11:44 EDT

Olivia McCoy is an intern in the Center for Preventive Action at the Council on Foreign Relat(image)



What Is the Far Right’s Threat to National Security?

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:58:43 EDT

White supremacists’ armed protests against the removal of a Virginia memorial to the Confederacy(image)



Cyber Week in Review: August 18, 2017

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:35:18 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Can Ballistic Missile Defense Shield Guam From North Korea?

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:58:19 EDT

North Korea has(image)



The Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities to Artificial Intelligence

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:03:06 EDT

Christopher Zheng is an intern in the Digital and Cyberspace Policy program at the Council on(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: August 5 - August 11

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:33:45 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Cyber Week in Review: August 11, 2017

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 14:37:07 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Why Cutting Foreign Aid Benefits Terrorists

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 14:18:36 EDT

Max Friedman is an intern in the (image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: July 29 – August 4

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 10:32:13 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Southeast Asian Nations Step up Anti–Islamic State Collaboration

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 16:39:56 EDT

Although the Islamic State group has been recruiting Southeast Asians for years, and Southeast As(image)



Cyber Week in Review: August 4, 2017

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 16:36:30 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Boko Haram Blocks Oil Exploration in Northeast Nigeria

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 13:31:30 EDT

Usually, Nigeria is Africa’s largest oil producing nation, producing as many as 2 million barrels(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: July 22 - July 28

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 16:36:57 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Cyber Week in Review: July 28, 2017

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 16:35:34 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Boko Haram's Abubakar Shekau: Dead or Alive?

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:38:18 EDT

Since 2009, the Nigerian security services have regularly reported that they have killed Boko Har(image)



U.S. Cyber Diplomacy Requires More than an Office 

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:07:37 EDT

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s(image)



An Open Letter to Thomas Chandler, a Sub-Par Cybercriminal

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 11:17:29 EDT

Dear Thomas,(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: July 15 - July 21

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:45:08 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Despite Progress, Combating Terrorist Exploitation of Cyberspace Faces Mounting Problems

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:39:17 EDT

After the terrorist attacks in Manchester and London, the United Kingdom and other governments ra(image)



Which Cyberattacks Should the United States Deter, and How Should It Be Done?

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:21:48 EDT

Michael Sulmeyer directs the Cyber Security Project at the Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Cen(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: July 8 – July 14

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:29:14 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



National Security Implications of Climate Change

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:17:07 EDT

The United States House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology hosted a series of roundt(image)



Cyber Week in Review: July 14, 2017

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:47:11 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Your Summer Reading List Needs More Cyber

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 11:44:13 EDT

Christopher Zheng is an intern with the Digital and Cyberspace Policy program.(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: July 1 – July 7

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 11:23:41 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



On Information Sharing: Once More, With Feeling

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 11:07:17 EDT

I hope this post is the last thing I ever write about information sharing.(image)



Cyber Week in Review: July 7, 2017

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 12:39:19 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Russia Selling Su-30 Fighters to Nigeria

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 14:37:42 EDT

According to Russian media, the Nigeria is buying twelve Su-30 fighter jets from Russia, two of w(image)






Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: June 24 – June 30

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 09:34:18 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Weekend Reading: Hebrew in Egypt, Israeli Nukes, and Jewish Beirut

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 16:57:06 EDT

Amira Sayed Ahmed(image)