Merging the NCS and DI will introduce unacceptable bias and tarnish valuable strategic insights.
The Ukraine crisis leaves Moldova vulnerable to a Crimea-style Russian intervention into Transnistria.
“[T]he U.S. Director of National Intelligence has ranked cybercrime as the top national security threat, higher than that of terrorism, espionage, and weapons of mass destruction.” -- Key findings from the U.S. State of Cybercrime Survey, PwC 2014
Washington must look abroad to identify what works and move away from its law enforcement-heavy efforts to counter violent extremism.
UAE foreign policy in Iraq and Syria is largely calculated as a part of the larger Emirati campaign against Islamism.