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House Panel Seeks US-Led Guidance on Cyber Warfare Responses

Chairman Lynn Westmoreland (R-Ga.), Ranking Member Jim Himes (D-Conn.) and their colleagues of the House Intelligence NSA and cybersecurity subcommittee have requested clarification on international laws for cyber warfare. In a bipartisan letter sent Thursday to Secretary of State John Kerry and White House National Security Adviser Susan Rice, the lawmakers said the U.S. needs clear guidance to …

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Miami Herald: Vice Adm. Kurt Tidd Selected Southcom Head

U.S. Navy Vice Adm. Kurt Tidd, currently assistant to the Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman, has been chosen to succeed the retiring Marine Corps Gen. John Kelly as commander of the U.S. Southern Command, Miami Herald reported Friday. Carol Rosenberg writes Tidd has served as a Navy officer over the past 37 years …

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John Kerry: US Could Open $6T Renewable Energy Market Through Grid Updates

Secretary of State John Kerry says the U.S. could modernize its nationwide electricity infrastructure and facilitate wider adoption of energy, moves he believes could help open up a $6 trillion renewable energy market, Reuters reported Monday. Valerie Volcovici writes that Kerry brought up the idea of a national transmission system to energy distributors increase …

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Report: US, Australia to Ink 25-Year Military Exercise Agreement

The U.S. and Australian governments were set to sign an agreement to conduct joint military exercises in Australia for 25 years as the U.S. shifts its focus to the Pacific, Agence France-Presse reported Monday. Australian Defence Minister David Johnston told a press conference that nearly 2,500 U.S. Marine Corps and Air Force troops …

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Report: Israel, Hamas Mull Humanitarian Ceasefire

Israel’s Security Cabinet will meet later Friday to discuss an international humanitarian ceasefire proposal that calls for Israel and Hamas to consider possible new Gaza border arrangements, Associated Press reported Friday. Hamas is seeking assurance that the Israeli and Egyptian governments will open border crossings into the Hamas-controlled strip, according …

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