UK security outside the EU

free dating services reviews In our age of insecurity, and threat, it is easy to make the assumption that security interests trump all. But is it so simple? The status of the UK’s relationship to Europol and to other European police and intelligence agencies remains uncertain as the date for departure from the European …

Terrorism update

follow site Very interesting disclosure by Amber Rudd that there may be no connection between Parsons Green bomber and IS. This confirms my previous view that the tube bomb was uncharacteristically amateurish for the terror group  While we know nothing at this moment about the nature of the bomber, lone actors who …

The backers of IS

In my last blog I observed that the systems that banks use to find the funds of the terrorist groups are largely pointless, on the grounds first that terrorist funding takes place in the cash economy, second, that the funds needed for each outrage are small. But this doesn’t mean …