The Cipher Brief Open Source Report for Friday, September 24, 2021

Topping today’s Open-Source Report: The CIA has removed its station chief in Vienna - allegedly over an inadequate response to reported incidents of “Havana syndrome” at the US embassy there.

The Cipher Brief Open Source Report for Thursday, September 23, 2021

In today's episode: Biden tries to mend fences with Macron amid crisis over scuttled French deal worth $40B; UK's Johnson tells France to 'get over it' about the AUKUS pact and the State Department announces it's head of Havana Syndrome response is stepping down after 6 months.

The Cipher Brief Open Source Report for Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Topping today’s headlines, the 76th UN General Assembly is underway in New York City. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed members with somber words, saying the world is “on the edge of an abyss.”

The Cipher Brief Open Source Report for Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Leading today’s Open Source Collection, several media outlets are now reporting that a CIA officer who traveled to India with agency director William Burns earlier this month developed symptoms of what’s been called “Havana Syndrome” on the trip and had to seek medical attention.

The Cipher Brief Open Source Report for Monday, September 20, 2021

The Cipher Brief Open Source Report for Friday, September 17, 2021

The Cipher Brief Open Source Report for Thursday, September 16, 2021

U.S. to provide Australia with 8 nuclear submarines under new U.S.-Australia-UK security pact known as AUKUS; Japan's Defense Minister says Japan willing to fight China over disputed Senkaku Islands; French forces kill ISIS leader in Africa and Biden says Milley has his full support amid controversy over new Woodward book.

The Cipher Brief Open Source Report for Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Blinken testifies before Congress to kick off oversight review of Afghanistan withdrawal; NSO Group zero day iPhone flaw revealed; Israeli PM visits Egypt; International donors raise over $1 billion for Afghanistan aid.

The Cipher Brief Open Source Report for Monday, September 13, 2021

The Cipher Brief Open Source Report for Friday, September 10, 2021

Biden and Xi speak for 90 minutes in a bid to avoid conflict; 20 years after 9-11; SEC probe worries corporate executives; MI5 Chief speaks out about terrorism risk; Zapad-2021 exercises kick off involving more than 200,000; Ukrainian President warns about war with Russia.