Finally, Politics Enters Picture
At least 700 prominent political, business, military and intelligence figures crammed into the auditorium of France's Military Institute in Paris on Dec. 1 to attend a seminar on business intelligence [...]
The Security Service, better known as MI5, is Britain’s counterintelligence service responsible for internal security. It is in charge of counterterrorism, fighting both dissident republican groups in Northern Ireland and dealing with the Islamist threat.
Government intelligence and security agencies are no exception to the rule: a dramatic event can modify official structures far more lastingly than any long-considered political decision. The battle against the Al Qaeda movement has vastly changed the way security is [. [...]