Suicide bombing in Bulgaria

J.J. Green, WTOP's national security correspondent

Thursday - 07/19/2012, 10:36am EDT


Details questioned in USNS Rappahannock shooting

A fisherman aboard an Indian fishing boat that was hit by gunfire from the USNS Rappahannock off Dubai's coast on Monday says the crew received no warning.

Wednesday - 07/18/2012, 07:52am EDT

In Africa, choosing curfews over chaos

Terrified by roving bands of killers, a farmer in northern Nigeria told her customers last week that she would not be able to make her deliveries.

Tuesday - 07/17/2012, 07:17am EDT

U.S. Navy ship fires on boat off Dubai

JJ Green, WTOP National Security correspondent

Monday - 07/16/2012, 04:53pm EDT


What Clapper doesn't know keeps him up at night

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper talks exclusively with WTOP's J.J. Green about evolving modern national security threats.

Wednesday - 07/11/2012, 08:21am EDT

Curfew imposed on Americans in Nigeria

The U.S. Mission in Nigeria has issued an emergency message informing all U.S. government personnel in the capital, Abuja, that they are restricted from going to places of worship and all commercial establishments adjacent to any place of worship from June 29 through July 1.

Friday - 06/29/2012, 09:41am EDT

Cloned vehicles raise concerned

J.J. Green, WTOP's National Security correspondent

Thursday - 06/28/2012, 11:31am EDT


Lie detectors, intense scrutiny ahead for suspected leakers

Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper announced two immediate steps to help protect critical national security information from unauthorized disclosures.

Tuesday - 06/26/2012, 03:40am EDT

Infuriated, Clapper outlines steps to catch leakers

In an exclusive interview with WTOP, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper talks about what he calls "a hemorrhage" of top secret U.S. intelligence information. Clapper wants to see stronger procedures in place to stop information leaks and for polygraphs to be expanded beyond the agencies that comprise the intelligence community.

Monday - 06/25/2012, 10:29am EDT

Syria situation brings back Cold War concerns

J.J. Green, WTOP national security correspondent

Monday - 06/18/2012, 08:18pm EDT


New appointee in the eye of the storm

On the heels of corruption-related guilty pleas from former D.C. politicians and staff, Ronald C. Machen was appointed last week to investigate a politically laced, national security leak scandal.

Wednesday - 06/13/2012, 07:25am EDT

'Flame' computer virus fans flames between U.S. and Israel

WTOP National Security Correspondent J.J. Green

Saturday - 06/09/2012, 01:54am EDT


Al-Qaida loses its best asset

U.S. and Pakistani officials confirmed Tuesday that one of al-Qaida's most valuable assets, Abu Yahya al-Libi, was killed in a drone strike early Monday morning near Pakistan's border with Afghanistan.

Tuesday - 06/05/2012, 04:45pm EDT

Libya still reeling since Gaddafi's death

J.J. Green, WTOP national security correspondent

Tuesday - 06/05/2012, 12:55pm EDT


U.S. pressure on Syria intensifies

J.J. Green, national security correspondent

Thursday - 05/31/2012, 01:33pm EDT


Maj. Gen. Mark Gurganus discusses progress in Helmand Provice

WTOP National Security Correspondent J.J. Green

Tuesday - 05/22/2012, 11:23am EDT


New generation of medical implants vulnerable to hackers

Pacemakers, brain implants, insulin pumps and other medically implanted and external devices with wireless interfaces are vulnerable to cyber-attacks by hackers.

Monday - 05/21/2012, 09:57am EDT

Iran becoming more aggressive

J.J. Green, national security correspondent

Thursday - 05/17/2012, 03:44pm EDT


Turning the corner in Helmand Province

In Afghanistan, it's often hard to tell which side Afghans are on. Maj. Gen. Charles "Mark" Gurganus knows firsthand what that's like.

Wednesday - 05/16/2012, 06:30am EDT

Al-Qaida training recruits to dodge drones

Operatives for al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula know they're being watched by U.S. intelligence, and they're taking specific steps to stay alive.

Tuesday - 05/15/2012, 12:45pm EDT
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