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Rio 2016: Brazilian Security in the Spotlight

by Michael Martelle. Michael is a masters student studying Security Policy at the George Washington University’s Elliott School for International Affairs. A week after the truck attack in Nice, France, and two weeks before opening ceremonies in Rio De Janeiro, … Continue reading

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Non Lethal Weapon: Long Range Acoustic Device 02

Über die Wirkungsweise eines Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD) habe ich bereits im Mai 2007 berichtet: hochfrequente, akustische Signale (hörbarer schriller Ton) im Bereich von 2100-3100 Hertz mit einem maximalen Schalldruckpegel von etwa 150 dB führen im Nahbereich zu einem … Continue reading

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After Mumbai, American Small Towns Revamp Defenses

The infantry-style terrorist attacks that killed 164 people in Mumbai, India, in November had a profound effect on counter-terrorism planning in the United States. Federal, state and local authorities took a hard look at their existing defenses and, in many … Continue reading

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