Intelligence in Vex : The UK & EU Intelligence Agencies Operate in a State of Fret

Most discussions on electronic media and intellectual forums about the effects of globalization on national security focus on violent threats. Notwithstanding the plethora of books, journals and research papers on national and international security, there is an iota research work on issue of interconnectedness. The interconnectedness of violent threats and their mounting effect pose grave dangers to the aptitude of a state to professionally secure its territorial integrity. Technological evolution and aggrandized interlinkage of our world in general, and specifically information technology, has affected people and society in different ways. Daily life of every man and woman has become influenced by these challenges. The twenty first century appeared with different class of National Security threats. After the first decade, world leaders, research scholars, journalists, politicians, and security experts grasped that the world has become the most dangerous place. The avoidance of war was the primary objective of superpowers, but with the end of the Cold War, emergence of Takfiri Jihadism, extremism, and terrorism prompted many unmatched challenges. Home-grown extremism and radicalization continues to expose a significant threat to the National Security of the EU and Britain. The risks from state-based threats have both grown and diversified. The unmethodical and impulsive use of a military-grade nerve agent on British soil is the worse unlawful act of bioterrorists.

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  • Subjects: Espionage, Human Intelligence
  • Intelligence in Vex : The UK & EU Intelligence Agencies Operate in a State of Fret
author details

Musa Khan Jalalzai is a journalist and research scholar. He has written extensively on Afghanistan, terrorism, nuclear and biological terrorism, human trafficking, drug trafficking, and intelligence research and analysis. He was an Executive Editor of the Daily Outlook Afghanistan from 2005-2011, and a permanent contributor in Pakistan's daily The Post, Daily Times, and The Nation, Weekly the Nation, (London). However, in 2004, US Library of Congress in its report for South Asia mentioned him as the biggest and prolific writer. He received Masters in English literature, Diploma in Geospatial Intelligence, University of Maryland, Washington DC, certificate in Surveillance Law from the University of Stanford, USA, and a diploma in Counterterrorism from Pennsylvania State University, California, the United States.



Introduction
1. There is no Intelligence in Anger
2. The EU Intelligence and Surveillance
3. The EU Intel Mood of Operation
4. The EU Intelligence Crisis: Political and Bureaucratic Stakeholders, and Hierarchies
5. Policing, Intelligence and counter terrorism
6. Radicalization and Intelligence
7. Intelligence Surveillance, Rendition and Torture 
8. RIPA Act 2000 and Interception Communication
9. Intelligence Surveillance and the Power of MI6, MI5 and GCHQ
10. Information Warfare 
11. Biological Weapons and the Dirty Bomb 
12. Prospect of Biological, Radiological, Chemical and Nuclear Terrorism in Europe and the UK
13. Postscript
14. The British Prime Minister Letter to the EU President
Notes to Chapters
Bibliography
Index