Posts Tagged ‘Embassy Security’

Briefs & Analysis

Lessons Learned

It was just after lunchtime on April 18, 1983, when a suicide bomber attacked the U.S. Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon.  63 people were killed and […] More

Briefs & Analysis

Risk vs. Reward

The Cipher Brief spoke with Kevin Hulbert, a former senior intelligence officer in the CIA’s Directorate of Operations, to get his thoughts on embassy security […] More

Briefs & Analysis

Contract to Serve

The State Department’s Diplomatic Security Service, which grew out of the Inman Report recommendations, was never meant to be a war zone security force.  But […] More