RealNews

Europe Trying to Act First Against Terrorist Networks

With a new threat of terrorism coursing through Europe, intelligence and police authorities say they are acting more aggressively, with greater emphasis on pre-emptive action to roll up networks of Islamic militants whose members may not have committed crimes, but who have the skills or ideological resolve for violence. Since the March 11 train bombings in Madrid and the suicidal confrontation in that city between a holdout band of Moroccan extremists and the Spanish police over the weekend, Europeans have felt increasing alarm at the prospect of a new wave of terrorism in the region. In national capitals and the European Union headquarters in Brussels, political leaders are under pressure to respond. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.