Homeland Security

US, Israel to co-develop technologies for first responders

Agreement between Israeli Public Security Ministry and the US Department of Homeland Security aims to better prepare both nations’ rescue forces. By: ISRAEL21c Staff   Some $12 million will be funneled to collaborative Israeli-American projects for
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Why Israel dominates in cyber security

Historical, political, and societal factors have turned Israel an epicenter of security innovation, attracting companies like Microsoft In recent months, and especially since the nuclear deal with Iran, there has been a strain between the
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Readout of Deputy Secretary Mayorkas’ Trip to Israel

TEL AVIV, Israel—Yesterday, Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas concluded a three-day trip to Israel where he met with his counterparts in the Israeli government to discuss a range of homeland security-related issues including
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Statement By Press Secretary Marsha Catron On Deputy Secretary Mayorkas’ Upcoming Trip To Israel And Sweden

On July 14-16, Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas will travel to Israel. He will meet with his counterparts in the Israeli government to discuss a range of homeland security-related issues including cybersecurity, law
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US Congress c’ttee approves Israel tunnel detection aid

The joint R&D financing project will be on the same lines as the US-Israeli project for the development of anti-missile systems. Following reports of continued tunnel digging in the Gaza Strip
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Israeli Firm Provides Power-by-The-Hour Intel in Gaza

By BARBARA OPALL-ROME TEL AVIV — An Israeli aerostat provider whose power-by-the-hour surveillance services have been used to protect targets as varied as Vladimir Putin to Madonna is working under fire along the Gaza border in
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Unmanned Vehicles: An Israeli Forte

Israel is widely renowned for its homeland security and defense technology sectors, and within this industry, Israeli companies have emerged as leading developers and manufacturers of unmanned air, sea, and land vehicles that support the
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Homeland Security Delegation Traveling to Washington, DC

From May 12th– 15th, Israel’s Commercial Mission in Washington, DC will be welcoming a delegation of innovative Israeli homeland security companies. This delegation, led by the Honorable Avi Dichter, Israel’s former head of Shin Bet
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Elbit Systems wins homeland security contract

(Reuters) – Israeli defense electronics company Elbit Systems said the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Customs and Border Protection (CBP) awarded its subsidiary a contract to deploy border surveillance technology in
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A vote of Confidence – Cisco to Invest in Israeli Cyber VC

Cisco is further enhancing its presence in Israel. Bryan Palma, Senior Vice President of Security Services at Cisco Systems announced this week that his company will invest tens of millions of dollars in Israeli venture
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