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Kylie Bielby

Kylie Bielby has 297 articles published.

Kylie Bielby
Kylie Bielby has more than 20 years' experience in reporting and editing a wide range of security topics, covering geopolitical and policy analysis to international and country-specific trends and events. Before joining GTSC's Homeland Security Today staff, she was an editor and contributor for Jane's, and a columnist and managing editor for security and counter-terror publications.

Tough New Terror Laws for U.K. Include Lie Detectors and Mandatory 14-Year Minimum Sentences

Funding for counterterrorism policing will grow to £906 million in 2020 to 2021, a £90 million year-on-year increase.

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Entry Screening: Stopping the Global Spread of Novel Coronavirus

Several countries are screening air passengers traveling from China and Hong Kong for the deadly Novel Coronavirus, also called 2019-nCoV.

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Updated: Government Employees and Contractors Not Subject to the Same Vetting Process

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) has found two critical differences between government employees and contractors in the security clearance process: the consideration of social media, and personnel security information sharing.

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Alarming Increase in Gulf of Guinea Piracy in 2019 as Kidnappings Increase More Than 50 Percent

In the Gulf of Guinea, 64 crew members were kidnapped across six separate incidents in the last quarter of 2019 alone. As well as all vessel hijackings in 2019, the region also accounted 10 out of 11 cases where vessels came under fire.

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International Expert Team to Support Investigation Into Passenger Plane Crash in Iran

Experts from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) will support the investigation into the crash of a Ukrainian Passenger plane in Iran on January 8, following an invitation from the Iranian authorities.

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More Wildfires Expected Globally as a Result of Human-Induced Climate Change

Human-induced climate change promotes the conditions on which wildfires depend, increasing their likelihood – according to a review of research on global climate change and wildfire risk.

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Bahrain International Airport to Provide Aviation Security Training

Bahrain Airport Company, which operates and manages Bahrain International Airport, will provide annual civil aviation security training to all Ministry of Interior staff based at the airport.

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Prison Stabbings Investigated as Terrorist Attack

An attack on prison staff in the U.K. by two inmates with bladed weapons is being treated as a terror attack, the Metropolitan Police has confirmed.

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Alclear and Telos Join Idemia as TSA PreCheck Vendors

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has announced that TSA PreCheck enrollment services will now be provided by Alclear, LLC; Telos Identity Management Solutions, LLC; and Idemia Identity & Security USA, LLC.

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Transportation Research Board Requests Proposals for Airport Crisis Management and Project Delivery

The Airport Cooperative Research Program was established by the Federal Aviation Administration to provide unbiased and reliable research to solve common problems, learn about new technologies, and assess innovations in service and operations.

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