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JAPANESE FACE TERROR THREAT AT UPCOMING 2020 TOKYO OLYMPIC GAMES

HOUSTON–The terrorist shooting attack and bombings at Istanbul airport on June 28, 2016 kept many travel security professionals around the world up all night.  Foreign security officials responsible for the health and safety of overseas spectators and participants at the
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FORMER LEGAT TALKS ABOUT ORLANDO INCIDENT / 2020 TOKYO OLYMPIC GAMES

HOUSTON–The recent terror attack in Orlando, Florida is still being investigated and final conclusions regarding the motivations of the shooter, his likely associations with radical Islamic terrorist groups will not be fully known by the public for days or weeks.
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FORMER LEGAT TALKS ABOUT CULTURAL DIFFERENCES CONDUCTING INVESTIGATIONS

Islamic Terrorism Investigations in Europe and Japan: How They Differ and What That Means for Tokyo Olympic Security: Recently we discussed the Brussels bombings, Tokyo Olympics security, and how the Japanese government coordinates with other nations during counterterrorism investigations.  Today’s
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RETIRED FBI AGENT TALKS ABOUT THE TOKYO OLYMPIC GAMES

TOKYO OLYMPIC GAMES:  The Japanese Firearm and Sword Control Law Good News / Bad News The good news:  Japan has some of the most severe restrictions on possession of knives and firearms in the world.  The bad news: Japan has
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RETIRED FBI AGENTS TALK ABOUT OKBOMB

SACRAMENTO–Alleging his brother died in an interrogation gone awry, the SALT LAKE TRIBUNE reported U.S. District Court Judge CLARK WADDOUPS heard testimony in which a Utah lawyer has accused the FBI and the Justice Department with continuing to withhold information. 
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