The death sentence handed down last month to Ismail Alwan Salman al-Ithawi, deputy leader of the Islamic State, reminded me of the clever intelligence operation that nabbed four other top ISIS commander. Reminder to aspiring spies: Don’t trust your smart phone.
Inside the Discord Leak: U.S. Air Force Loves War Gamers Like Teixeira
British Intelligence Privately Says Israel Has Nuclear Weapons But Won’t Admit it Publicly
Mexican President Accuses Pentagon of Spying, Vows to Restrict Military Information
Daniel Ellsberg Week Honors Pentagon Whistleblower
How Twitter Became a Propaganda Tool of U.S. Central Command
Interview With the Father of a Palestinian Fighter Assassinated by Israeli Special Forces
Chinese Police Station in New York Is Part of a Vast Influence Operation
Catch-22 at Guantanamo, or How Due Process Got Undone
Wagner Group Leader Calls for End to Russia’s ‘Special Military Operation’
Once Ridiculed, the ‘October Surprise’ Deal Between Reagan and Iran Is Now Confirmed
Two Senators Allege ‘Secret’ CIA spying on Unwitting Americans
UK Spy Agency Says AI Chatbots Pose a Security Threat
How Aerial Surveillance Has Evolved Over the Past 200 Years
Wagner Mercenary Chief Says He Ran Russian Information War
Iranians Outraged After Shah-Era Secret-Police Official Attends U.S. Rally
Israeli-led Disinformation Team Meddled in Dozens of Elections
Director of National Intelligence Barred From Reporting on Domestic Extremists in U.S. Armed Forces
Iranian Intelligence Official Says China in Line to Buy Tehran’s Drones
Former Mossad Chief Urges Compromise on Judicial Shakeup
October 6, 2018September 19, 2020by Jefferson MorleyIn Covert ActionMiddle EastRendition
Telegram-ed to Death Row: Iraqi Intelligence Captured ISIS Leader With an App
October 4, 2018September 19, 2020by Jefferson MorleyIn Covert ActionCyberWarEuropeGRURussia
U.S. Charges Russian GRU Officers with International Hacking and Related Influence and Disinformation Operations
A grand jury in the Western District of Pennsylvania has indicted seven defendants, all officers in the Russian Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU), a military intelligence agency of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, for computer hacking, wire fraud, aggravated identity theft, and money laundering. Source: U.S. Charges Russian GRU Officers...
October 3, 2018September 19, 2020by Jefferson MorleyIn AssassinationCovert ActionEuropeGRURussiaUnited Kingdom
Furious Putin Says Skripal Is a ‘Scumbag” and ‘Traitor”
Vladimir Putin has a migraine named Sergey Skripal and the pain is making him testy According to The Guardian, the Russian president denounced Skripal with harsh words.
October 3, 2018September 19, 2020by Jefferson MorleyIn Covert ActionCyberWar
If You Have a Cyberwar Weapon, the Air Force Has $30 Million
Life Cycle Management Center (LCMC) in San Antonio, Texas, is seeking proposals for its Unified Platform (UP), a software system to support development of new cyber weapons. And they have money.