The National Intelligence and Security Service and Federal Police Joint Counter-terrorism Taskforce says it has reliable evidence indicating the terrorist Alshbaab and terror groups assisted by the Eritrean regime are preparing to carry out a terror attack in various parts of Ethiopia.
A new report by the Ministry of Defence highlights the importance of an integrated approach to defence and claims that an independent Scotland would no longer benefit from Britain’s £34 billion defence industry.
Three months after President Obama ordered a review of U.S. aid to Egypt following a military coup there, the White House appears to have settled on a middle ground: maintaining key assistance for security and counter-terrorism efforts while suspending delivery of tanks, helicopters and other military hardware.
Pakistan and the United Kingdom on Tuesday agreed to co-operate on issues of pressing mutual importance, including counter-terrorism work, and combating illegal migration and organised crime, interior ministers of the two countries said.
The government's flagship £650 million National Cyber Security Programme has been accused by some of its private sector partners with lacking co-ordination and failing SMEs in the battle against the cyber threat.