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  • Mattis Seeks Expanded US-South America Military Ops-War Prep, Counterterrorism

    August 17th, 2018 | Alex Caro

    Secretary Mattis is calling for massively stepped up military-to-military operations with Argentina

    By Kris Osborn – Warrior Maven Global Security

    US Defense Secretary James Mattis is calling for massively stepped up military-to-military and security operations with Argentina as part of a broader US government effort to better combat illicit drug trafficking, cybercrime, money laundering and terrorist activity.

    Making the first trip by a US Defense Secretary to Argentina since Sec. Donald Rumsfeld in 2005, Mattis asked the Ar…

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  • DoD & State Dept. Counter Chinese Incursions into Africa

    August 15th, 2018 | Alex Caro

    China established a military base in Djibouti on the coast as recently as last year

    By Kris Osborn – Warrior Maven Global Security

    The Pentagon and US State Department are reinforcing their commitment to African security and influence amid numerous reports of stepped up Chinese military and economic incursions into the region.

    Having established a military base in Djibouti on the coast as recently as last year, China is expanding political and military influence in the region, inspiring substantial concern among US offici…

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  • Fighting Terrorism on the Dark Web: New Tech to Fight Advanced Enemy Tactics

    August 10th, 2018 | Alex Caro

    The fast-growing synergy between terrorist activity and recruiting and the Dark Web, continues to generate concern

    By Warrior Maven Global Security Staff

    Private security firms are working with US law enforcement and intelligence professionals to integrate downloadable software products able to access, investigate and ultimately thwart criminal and terrorist activity on the Dark Web.

    Described as exploited areas of the “deep web,” the part of the web not indexed by search engines, the “Dark Web” often affords bad …

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  • NATO & Industry Kosovo Force Marches to Stop Veteran Suicide – Camp Bondsteel

    July 31st, 2018 | Alex Caro

    Story by Capt. Edward Alvarado
    Multinational Battle Group – East (KFOR)

    CAMP BONDSTEEL, Kosovo – Over 180 service members serving in the NATO-led Kosovo Force (KFOR) strapped up their boots and packed their rucks in preparation for a road march at Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, July 29.

    The march concluded with no badges meeting each marcher at the end, but something potentially more meaningful, as they participated in the second iteration of the 22K for 22 a Day Suicide Awareness March.

    While the Soldiers ensured their rucks…

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  • Air Force, Industry Support Logistics for Massive Saudi F-15 Buy

    July 28th, 2018 | Alex Caro

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    Global Security

    The US-Saudi F-15 $60 billion deal is reported to be the most expensive US arms sale to a foreign country

    Torres Advanced Enterprise Solutions will be providing armored vehicles for rescue equipment transport, long-haul tractor trailer vehicles, fire engines, ambulances and aircraft-towing vehicles to support Saudi Arabia’s F-15 program. Saudi F-15s, acquired through a large Foreign Military Sales effort with the US, perform key allied missions such as coordinated attacks on ISIS in Iraq and Syria, multi-…

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  • Dark Web Crime & Terrorism: Massive, Fast-Growing Threat to National Security

    July 19th, 2018 | Alex Caro

    By Warrior Maven Global Security Staff

    The Dark Web – How Terrorists, Criminals Use it and Governments Find Them

    Transnational criminals, terrorism and potential near-peer rivals are increasingly threatening US global security through use of Dark Web technologies to launder money, engage in counterfeit exchanges, steal sensitive intellectual property, raise money illegally and sell weapons, leading security officials explain.

    Using numerous IP addresses and servers from different places around the world, the Dark Web obscur…

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  • Two New Security Clients in Argentina

    July 2nd, 2018 | Alex Caro

    July 1, 2018

    During the past two weeks Torres-Argentina has added two new significant customers with multi-year security contracts in Argentina. The two new customers are the Union of Argentina Rugby (UAR) and ACQUA Logistics, SRL (ACQUA). Both new customers have their headquarters in the city of Buenos Aires Argentina.

    UAR represents the unionized rugby players within the Argentina National Rugby league and the Argentina National Team that plays rugby world-wide in the Rugby League International Federation (RLIF). The Argen…

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  • Torres AES Trains Officials to Counter Terrorism & Trans-National Criminal Networks

    June 28th, 2018 | Alex Caro

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    Global Security

    Warrior Global Security

    The fluid and more loosely-governed border area separating Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay continues to generaate substantial concern about international criminal activity and its relationship to terrorist financing – prompting ongoing local and multi-national responses.

    Referred to as the Tri-border área, the region has been an attractive draw for Iranian-backed terrorist groups such as Hezbollah and criminal organizations interested in moving illegal money, staging…

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  • Torres to Provide Armed Security Guards for the Ministry of Social Development, Labour and Welfare in Willemstad, Curaçao

    April 25th, 2018 | Alex Caro

    Torres, Willemstad, Curaçao, April 25, 2018

    Torres was awarded a public sector funded contract to provide static security services at the Tauber Building of the Curacao Ministry of Social Development, Labour and Welfare in Willemstad, Curaçao. Under this contract, Torres will provide two armed and fully provisioned security guards/officers for an initial eight-month assignment (May-December 2018) for daily guard services. Torres’ work on its ongoing Local Guard Force (LGF) program at the U.S. Consulate General in Curaçao and …

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  • Torres AES was awarded a commercial contract to provide static security services at the Shmeisani District of Amman, Jordan

    March 12th, 2018 | Alex Caro

    Torres AES – Amman, Jordan November 5, 2017

    Torres AES was awarded a commercial contract to provide static security services at the newly constructed Abdali Boulevard Project located in the Shmeisani District of Amman, Jordan. This area, which is a densely populated and prominent upscale real estate district, will become the new City Center of Amman.

    Under this contract, Torres’s guard force secures retail shops, hotels, cafes, banks and important landmarks. Torres transitioned this program of nearly 100 guards within 15 da…

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