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Chicago Security Pro John Frycek on Active Shooters’ Protection

Chicago Security Pro John Frycek on Active Shooters’ Protection

Chicago, IL, December 3, 2015 John Frycek is one of Chicago leading authorities on Private executive security and professional security consultation. Frycek is a 26 year veteran professional on corporate… Read more »

Chicago synagogues warned to watch for suspicious packages

Chicago synagogues warned to watch for suspicious packages

Chicago — Synagogues across metropolitan Chicago, Illinois, began taking “appropriate precautions” Friday after a warning by security officials to watch out for suspicious packages from abroad, according to a Jewish Federation spokeswoman. While there were “no identifiable or specific threats,” an FBI official in Chicago said suspicious packages addressed to U.S. destinations found on cargo planes abroad warranted the precautions. “Since two of the suspicious packages that were intercepted were addressed to religious institutions in Chicago, all churches, synagogues and mosques in the Chicago area should be vigilant for any unsolicited or unexpected packages, especially those originating from overseas locations,” said FBI Special Agent Ross Rice.

Scientists simulate terror attack on Boston subway

Scientists simulate terror attack on Boston subway

Scientists are releasing gases and fluorescent particles into Boston’s subway tunnels on Friday to study how toxic chemicals and lethal biological agents could spread through the nation’s oldest subway system in a terrorist attack. It’s part of a weeklong study commissioned by the U.S.

Obama revises Afghanistan strategy, US will negotiate with Taliban

Obama revises Afghanistan strategy, US will negotiate with Taliban

The Obama administration is revising its Afghanistan strategy to embrace the idea of negotiating with senior members of the Taliban through third parties – a policy it had previously been… Read more »

Forward Observer: Nuclear Time Bomb

Forward Observer: Nuclear Time Bomb

Standing up like a red lighthouse of warning above the otherwise murky prose in President Obama’s new National Security Strategy document is this statement: “The American people face no greater or more urgent danger than a terrorist attack with a nuclear weapon.” Obama himself or somebody on his White House team decided to think about the unthinkable and then write it down. Now it is the uncomfortable obligation of senators and representatives returning to work this week to read those thoughts and ponder what it could mean to the folks back home.

Chicago Cabbie Charged With Supporting Al Qaida

Chicago Cabbie Charged With Supporting Al Qaida

CHICAGO (CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM) ― Federal prosecutors have charged a Chicago taxi driver with attempting to provide funds to Osama bin Laden’s al Qaida terrorist network. They identified the man as Raja… Read more »

Biden and Cheney spar over antiterrorism policies

Biden and Cheney spar over antiterrorism policies

WASHINGTON — Pingponging across the airwaves, Vice President Joe Biden and predecessor Dick Cheney bickered Sunday over terror trials and interrogations, credit for success in Iraq and the long-running effort… Read more »

Tahawwur Rana and David Headley Indicted for Alleged Roles in India and Denmark Terrorism Conspiracies

Tahawwur Rana and David Headley Indicted for Alleged Roles in India and Denmark Terrorism Conspiracies

Ilyas Kashmiri & Retired Pakistan Major Charged in Denmark Plot A federal grand jury today returned a superseding indictment adding three defendants, including Tahawwur Rana, to charges filed last month… Read more »

Three More Charged with Headley in Mumbai and Demark Terrorism Plots

Three More Charged with Headley in Mumbai and Demark Terrorism Plots

Tahawwur Rana and David Headley Indicted for Alleged Roles in India and Denmark Terrorism Conspiracies Ilyas Kashmiri and Retired Pakistan Major Charged in Denmark Plot A federal grand jury today… Read more »

Chicagoan Charged With Conspiracy in 2008 Mumbai Attacks in Addition to Foreign Terror Plot in Denmark

Chicagoan Charged With Conspiracy in 2008 Mumbai Attacks in Addition to Foreign Terror Plot in Denmark

Additional charges unsealed alleging retired Pakistani major conspired in Danish plot New federal charges filed today allege that a Chicago man, who was arrested in October for planning terrorist attacks… Read more »

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