As the world continues its battle to end terrorism, why haven't the world's intelligence agencies started willingly sharing counter-terrorism information?
Currently, NATO has their hands full keeping the 28 NATO member countries up to date on raw, real-time terror risks, alerts, and threats. However, it is becoming readily apparent they cannot do it all. Even with help from the US sharing real-time, raw information with our allies in Britain, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, it is evident that the information stops there. However, it's not NATO's responsibility alone, let's not forget that Britain and France have their very own invasive domestic surveillance intelligence agencies.
We now live in an era where ISIS and other terror organizations have been allowed the time and freedom to increase their sharing capabilities, via burn phones, encrypted mobile texting apps, and chat-rooms. Allowing them...
EgyptAir Flight 181 originating in Alexandria en route to Cairo was forced to make an emergency landing at Larnaca International Airport in Cyrpus. This incident began when Seif El Din Mustafa an Egyptian National announced he was wearing a suicide belt and wanted the pilot to divert the plane, to a currently unconfirmed destination. due to he wanted to speak with his ex-wife and see his children.
Seif El Din Mustafa did NOT attempt to breech the cockpit door or enter the cockpit.
Currently 81 of the passengers have been allowed to safely leave the plane. There are still 7 being held on board. Of those being held, 3 are passengers along with 4 crew members. Negotiations are ongoing with hopes that all passengers are able to leave the plane without incident.
The Seif El Din Mustafa has been taken into custody. The remaining ho...