Australia plot “galvanized international attention in partner agencies in Europe and elsewhere to focus on this threat.”
Schultz said Coast Guard aircraft are poised from Atlantic City to Savannah to be dispatched for rescues in the path of the storm’s devastation.
Terror group has absorbed lessons from ISIS’ stumbles, dug in for the patient long game, and nurtured lone inspired jihadists.
“After 9/11, we faced a centrally-directed terror threat. But today the threat is everywhere.”
FBI “doing a much better job integrating intelligence and operations, but we need to push ourselves even further.”
“Now is the time to expand our preparedness planning to include becoming financially ready” for disaster, says FEMA administrator.
Dunford: “He traveled the world to meet personally with soldiers, sailors, airmen, Marines and Coast Guardsmen.”
Coast Guard “addressing oil spill research needs unique to the Great Lakes to improve response capability.”
President also frames border as midterm campaign issue at White House event to honor agents.
Russia “ready to use military force to secure political advantage” as other nations struggle to keep up.