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Is My Property Safe?

It’s budget time for many commercial real estate managers, property owners and businesses. Following horrific events such as the shootings in Orlando, San Bernardino, Sandy Hook, and unimaginable...

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The 2016 Rio Olympics:  Is it Safe to Go?

SUMMARY AND ASSESSMENT

The 2016 Summer Olympics will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from August 5 to August 21, 2016.  The Paralympic Games are scheduled for September 7 to September 18,...

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Apollo International - OSPA finalist - Best Contract Security Company!

How do you know who’s the best security company in the U.S.? Let the experts decide!

Apollo International, U.S. veteran owned and operated, is proud to be a finalist for the Best Contract...

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Update: Coup in Turkey Fails; Erdogan Back in Control

The attempt by a group from within the Turkish military to overthrow the democratically elected government of President Recep Tayyib Erdogan has been foiled.

Erdogan went on national television...

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Attempted Coup Throws Turkey into Chaos

In a stunning development, elements of the Turkish armed forces launched a coup against Turkey's increasingly authoritarian President Recep Tayyib Erdogan late Friday night. The putchists have...

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TERROR AGAIN FINDS 'SOFT TARGET' IN FRANCE

SUMMARY

France awoke this morning with a burning question: Is anyone or anywhere safe from the current round of murderous incidents which are targeting soft targets -- cafes, concert halls,...

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IR #96 -- LATEST ATTACK ON ISTANBUL: TERRORISM AS "THE NEW NORMAL?"

 SUMMARY

 

At least 36 people are dead and more than 147 have been wounded after three terrorists armed with guns and bombs attacked Istanbul's main Ataturk Airport on Tuesday night, 28 June. The...

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BRAZIL AND ITS IMPEACHMENT CRISIS

Last Sunday, Brazil’s lower house of Congress voted to impeach President Dilma Rousseff for allegedly  improperly using money from state banks to cover budget shortfalls. The issue now moves to...

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How Penetration Testing Helps Prevent Security Breaches

What do Home Depot, Goodwill Industries International, and the Mandarin Oriental all have in common?  The answer is simple:  they have all been targets of documented security breaches, and the...

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Anxiety over Belgium Bombing

SUMMARY

If the Friday arrest in Belgium of the man presumed tobe the last of the ten-person squad implicated in last November's terror attacks in France was to have brought calm to an anxious...

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