The decline of the state as a security provider has necessitated constant global management of emerging threats.
Merging the NCS and DI will introduce unacceptable bias and tarnish valuable strategic insights.
The Ukraine crisis leaves Moldova vulnerable to a Crimea-style Russian intervention into Transnistria.
“[T]he U.S. Director of National Intelligence has ranked cybercrime as the top national security threat, higher than that of terrorism, espionage, and weapons of mass destruction.” -- Key findings from the U.S. State of Cybercrime Survey, PwC 2014
Washington must look abroad to identify what works and move away from its law enforcement-heavy efforts to counter violent extremism.