eCrow Newsletter https://www.ecrow.org/ Newsletter RSS Feed. en-us Copyright 2024 3/1/2024 3:58:23 AM 20 North Korean Factories Making Arms for Russia &lsquo;Operating at Full Capacity,&rsquo; South Korea Says https://www.cnn.com/2024/02/28/asia/north-korea-munitions-factories-shipments-russia-ukraine-intl-hnk/index.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98182>February 28, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>North Korea&rsquo;s&nbsp;munitions factories are &ldquo;operating at full capacity&rdquo; to produce weapons and shells for Russia,&nbsp;according to South Korea&rsquo;s&nbsp;defense minister, as Moscow&rsquo;s devastating war in&nbsp;Ukraine&nbsp;grinds into a third year. <em>(CNN)</em></p></p> 2/28/2024 9:15:15 AM https://www.cnn.com/2024/02/28/asia/north-korea-munitions-factories-shipments-russia-ukraine-intl-hnk/index.html Biden Says There Could be a Cease-Fire in Gaza by Monday https://www.npr.org/2024/02/26/1234073209/biden-cease-fire-gaza-by-monday <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98182>February 28, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Negotiators have been trying to reach a deal on a temporary cease-fire to to move hostages held in Gaza out of the territory. President Biden says he's optimistic the cease-fire could begin in a week. <em>(NPR)</em></p></p> 2/28/2024 9:16:29 AM https://www.npr.org/2024/02/26/1234073209/biden-cease-fire-gaza-by-monday From the JED Archives: The Domain of the Tube Millimeter Wave and Beyond https://www.jedonline.com/2024/02/28/from-the-jed-archives-the-domain-of-the-tube-millimeter-wave-and-beyond/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98182>February 28, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>In this From the JED Archives post, John Haystead explores traveling wave tubes and tube vs. solid-state competition in 2018. <em>(JED)</em></p></p> 2/28/2024 9:38:49 AM https://www.jedonline.com/2024/02/28/from-the-jed-archives-the-domain-of-the-tube-millimeter-wave-and-beyond/ Indra to Supply Rigel ESM for Saudi MMSC https://www.jedonline.com/2024/02/20/indra-to-supply-rigel-esm-for-saudi-mmsc/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98181>February 21, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Indra has been contracted by Lockheed Martin to supply electronic support measures equipment for four Multi-Mission Surface Combatants being built for the Royal Saudi Naval Forces under Project Tuwaiq. <em>(JED)</em></p></p> 2/20/2024 8:38:36 AM https://www.jedonline.com/2024/02/20/indra-to-supply-rigel-esm-for-saudi-mmsc/ Hundreds of Ukrainian Troops Feared Captured or Missing in Chaotic Retreat https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/20/us/politics/ukraine-prisoners-avdiivka-russia.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98181>February 21, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The fall of Avdiivka to Russia may be more significant than it initially seemed as Ukraine struggles with morale and recruitment. <em>(NYT)</em></p></p> 2/21/2024 8:54:24 AM https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/20/us/politics/ukraine-prisoners-avdiivka-russia.html WikiLeaks Founder Assange Starts Final Legal Battle to Avoid Extradition to US https://www.npr.org/2024/02/20/1232605056/wikileaks-assange-legal-battle-extradition <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98181>February 21, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Julian Assange's lawyers will begin their final UK legal challenge on Tuesday to stop the WikiLeaks founder from being sent to the US to face spying charges.<em> (NPR)</em></p></p> 2/21/2024 8:57:27 AM https://www.npr.org/2024/02/20/1232605056/wikileaks-assange-legal-battle-extradition US Navy Seeks Next-Generation Active Expendable Decoy https://www.jedonline.com/2024/02/14/us-navy-seeks-next-generation-active-expendable-decoy/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98180>February 14, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The US Navy is planning to develop an RF Countermeasure Active Expendable Decoy to be deployed from tactical aircraft against RF-guided threats. <em>(JED)</em></p></p> 2/14/2024 8:51:39 AM https://www.jedonline.com/2024/02/14/us-navy-seeks-next-generation-active-expendable-decoy/ Ukraine Claims Russia Used New Hypersonic Missile for First Time https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/13/world/europe/russia-hypersonic-missile-ukraine.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98180>February 14, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Ukraine said it had evidence that Russia had used a new hypersonic cruise missile for the first time in an attack last week, a development that might, if confirmed, pose another challenge to the country&rsquo;s already strained air defenses.<em> (NYT)</em></p></p> 2/14/2024 8:53:14 AM https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/13/world/europe/russia-hypersonic-missile-ukraine.html Video Shows Hamas Leader Yehya Sinwar in a Gaza Tunnel, Israel says https://www.nbcnews.com/video/hamas-leader-sinwar-caught-on-camera-in-gaza-tunnel-israel-says-204185157828 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98180>February 14, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The Israeli military released surveillance video showing what it claimed was Hamas leader Yehya Sinwar walking through tunnels beneath Gaza's Khan Younis with family members on Oct. 10. <em>(NBC News)</em></p></p> 2/14/2024 8:58:46 AM https://www.nbcnews.com/video/hamas-leader-sinwar-caught-on-camera-in-gaza-tunnel-israel-says-204185157828 Why Does Russia Want to Capture Avdiivka? https://www.reuters.com/world/europe/why-does-russia-want-capture-ukraines-avdiivka-2024-02-06/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98179>February 7, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Russian forces are intensifying efforts to seize the eastern Ukrainian city of Avdiivka as Moscow's&nbsp;war in Ukraine&nbsp;grinds on. <em>(Reuters)</em></p></p> 2/7/2024 9:20:22 AM https://www.reuters.com/world/europe/why-does-russia-want-capture-ukraines-avdiivka-2024-02-06/ Hamas Responds to Ceasefire Offer With 135-Day Truce Plan https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-68225663 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98179>February 7, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Hamas has laid out a series of demands, including exchanging hostages for Palestinian prisoners and rebuilding Gaza, in response to an Israel-backed ceasefire proposal.<em> (BBC)</em></p></p> 2/7/2024 9:21:21 AM https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-68225663 WSINT 23-B: Training to Dominate the Spectrum https://www.jedonline.com/2024/02/06/wsint-23-b-training-to-dominate-the-spectrum/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98179>February 7, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>For the first time, the 350th Spectrum Warfare Wing integrated with the US Air Force Weapons School to provide students realistic pacing threats in the electromagnetic operational environment for their capstone exercise. <em>(JED)</em></p></p> 2/7/2024 9:22:20 AM https://www.jedonline.com/2024/02/06/wsint-23-b-training-to-dominate-the-spectrum/ DARPA Seeks to Develop &lsquo;Elemental Digital Arrays&rsquo; https://www.jedonline.com/2024/01/30/darpa-seeks-to-develop-elemental-digital-arrays/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98178>January 31, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>DARPA has issued a solicitation for a program that aims to develop technologies for a new generation of arrays that can provide simultaneous multi-beam, multi-function performance without degrading gain or resolution. <em>(JED)</em></p></p> 1/30/2024 12:15:02 PM https://www.jedonline.com/2024/01/30/darpa-seeks-to-develop-elemental-digital-arrays/ BriteCloud Decoy Upgraded for Smart Dispense https://www.jedonline.com/2024/01/30/britecloud-decoy-upgraded-for-smart-dispense/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98178>January 31, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The UK-based EW business of Leonardo has modified the large aircraft version of its BriteCloud expendable active decoy to meet the latest NATO STANAG-4871 self-protection standard, and offer compatibility with &ldquo;smart&rdquo; countermeasure dispenser systems. <em>(JED)</em></p></p> 1/30/2024 12:15:45 PM https://www.jedonline.com/2024/01/30/britecloud-decoy-upgraded-for-smart-dispense/ Israeli and Palestinian Families Use Radio to Send Messages to Hostages and Prisoners https://www.npr.org/2024/01/29/1196979170/israeli-and-palestinian-families-use-radio-to-send-messages-to-hostages-and-pris <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98178>January 31, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>A source of anguish for both Israeli and Palestinian families in nearly four months of the Gaza war, is the large number of hostages and prisoners taken by each side. Thousands of family members in the dark about the fate of their loved ones. So they're trying to reach them through Israeli and Palestinian radio. <em>(NPR)</em></p></p> 1/30/2024 12:17:41 PM https://www.npr.org/2024/01/29/1196979170/israeli-and-palestinian-families-use-radio-to-send-messages-to-hostages-and-pris A Compass Call Awareness Day for the AOC https://www.jedonline.com/2024/01/22/a-compass-call-awareness-day-for-the-aoc/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98177>January 24, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>AOC Senior Analyst Matt Thompson and AOC Director of Advocacy and Outreach Ken Miller recently visited Davis Monthan Air Force Base, in Tucson, Arizona, to meet with several members of the Compass Call community. <em>(JED)</em></p></p> 1/24/2024 11:52:21 AM https://www.jedonline.com/2024/01/22/a-compass-call-awareness-day-for-the-aoc/ Israel Has Repeatedly Rejected Hamas Truce Offers https://www.aljazeera.com/features/2024/1/22/how-israel-has-repeatedly-rejected-hamas-truce-offers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98177>January 24, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>On Sunday, Netanyahu turned down a Hamas offer to end the war. It&rsquo;s only the latest in a long history of Hamas proposals for long-term truces that Israel has rejected. <em>(Al Jazeera)</em></p></p> 1/23/2024 12:47:57 PM https://www.aljazeera.com/features/2024/1/22/how-israel-has-repeatedly-rejected-hamas-truce-offers US, UK Bomb More Houthi Sites in Yemen https://www.npr.org/2024/01/22/1226222496/us-uk-airstrikes-houthis-yemen <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98177>January 24, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The US and UK said they used warship- and submarine-launched Tomahawk missiles and fighter jets to take out Houthi missile storage sites, drones and launchers.<em> (NPR)</em></p></p> 1/23/2024 12:50:38 PM https://www.npr.org/2024/01/22/1226222496/us-uk-airstrikes-houthis-yemen Senate Rejects Israel Human Rights Measure, but Skepticism on Aid Persists https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/16/us/politics/senate-israel-aid.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98176>January 17, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Senators voted to kill a resolution that would have ordered the administration to assess whether Israel has violated human rights. But the debate highlighted Democratic resistance to providing unfettered aid. <em>(NYT)</em></p></p> 1/17/2024 9:20:19 AM https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/16/us/politics/senate-israel-aid.html Russian Missiles Hit Ukrainian Apartment Buildings, Injure 17 https://apnews.com/article/russia-ukraine-war-kharkiv-missile-attack-458cc34ea4790f82883f818a65af34f5 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98176>January 17, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Russia fired two missiles at Kharkiv during the night, hitting apartment buildings and a medical center and injuring 17 people in the city in northeastern Ukraine, officials said Wednesday, in Moscow&rsquo;s latest strikes on civilian areas in the&nbsp;almost two-year war. <em>(AP)</em></p></p> 1/17/2024 9:22:54 AM https://apnews.com/article/russia-ukraine-war-kharkiv-missile-attack-458cc34ea4790f82883f818a65af34f5 Houthi Militants Struck a US-Owned Commercial Ship Off Yemeni Coast https://www.npr.org/2024/01/15/1224810702/houthi-attack-u-s-owned-ship-yemen-red-sea <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98176>January 17, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>No injuries or significant damage was reported from the strike, but the attack is adding to concerns about the war in Gaza spilling into a larger and more complicated regional conflict.<em> (NPR)</em></p></p> 1/17/2024 9:23:58 AM https://www.npr.org/2024/01/15/1224810702/houthi-attack-u-s-owned-ship-yemen-red-sea Blinken Meets With Netanyahu in Hopes of Stemming Israel-Gaza Conflict&rsquo;s Spread https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2024/01/09/israel-hamas-war-news-gaza-palestine-updates/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98175>January 10, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other top Israeli leaders Tuesday as part of a tour of the Middle East&nbsp;aimed at defusing regional tensions&nbsp;and preventing the conflict in the Gaza Strip from spreading. <em>(Washington Post)</em></p></p> 1/10/2024 10:34:21 AM https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2024/01/09/israel-hamas-war-news-gaza-palestine-updates/ Zelenskyy Heads to Baltics in Pursuit of More Support Against Russia https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/ukraines-zelenskyy-heads-baltic-countries-pursuit-support-russia-106249912 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98175>January 10, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Ukraine has shown the world that Russia's military can be stopped, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Wednesday as he began a visit to the Baltic nations in search of more help for his country against the Kremlin's larger and better-supplied forces in the 22-month-old invasion.<em> (ABC)</em></p></p> 1/10/2024 10:35:24 AM https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/ukraines-zelenskyy-heads-baltic-countries-pursuit-support-russia-106249912 Yemen's Houthis Launch Their Largest Red Sea Aerial Attack https://www.npr.org/2024/01/10/1223906769/yemens-houthis-red-sea-attack-missiles-drones-us-navy-un-resolution <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98175>January 10, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Drones and missiles targeted shipping in the sea, but ships from the U.S. and British navies shot down the projectiles. No damage was reported. The rebels say they aim to stop Israel's war on Hamas.<em> (NPR)</em></p></p> 1/10/2024 10:36:28 AM https://www.npr.org/2024/01/10/1223906769/yemens-houthis-red-sea-attack-missiles-drones-us-navy-un-resolution AFRL Issues RFI for Electromagnetic Pulse System to C-UAS Threats https://www.jedonline.com/2024/01/02/afrl-issues-rfi-for-electromagnetic-pulse-system-to-counter-uas-threats/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98174>January 3, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The Air Force Research Lab&rsquo;s Information Directorate has published a RFI for ground and aerial EMP systems that can be used for C-UAS applications.<em> (JED)</em></p></p> 1/2/2024 1:17:47 PM https://www.jedonline.com/2024/01/02/afrl-issues-rfi-for-electromagnetic-pulse-system-to-counter-uas-threats/ US Navy Seeks EW and SIGINT Training Courses https://www.jedonline.com/2024/01/02/us-navy-seeks-ew-and-sigint-training-courses/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98174>January 3, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The Navy Expeditionary Intelligence Command has issued a Source Sought notice to procure two courses to train Tactical Electronic Warfare (TAC-EW)/SIGINT personnel in support of future deployments. <em>(JED)</em></p></p> 1/2/2024 1:18:22 PM https://www.jedonline.com/2024/01/02/us-navy-seeks-ew-and-sigint-training-courses/ Russia Hammers Ukraine's Largest Cities with Hypersonic Missiles https://www.cbsnews.com/news/russia-ukraine-war-kyiv-kharkiv-hypersonic-missiles/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=98174>January 3, 2024</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Ukraine's biggest cities, the capital Kyiv and Kharkiv in the northeast, were bombarded by Russian missiles overnight, killing four people and wounding nearly 100, Ukrainian officials said Tuesday.<em>&nbsp;(CBS)</em></p></p> 1/2/2024 1:24:02 PM https://www.cbsnews.com/news/russia-ukraine-war-kyiv-kharkiv-hypersonic-missiles/ New Images Show Putin&rsquo;s Warship Destroyed After Kyiv Missile Strike https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/ukraine-russia-warship-crimea-putin-latest-news-b2469790.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=88187>December 27, 2023</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>New images have shown that the Russian warship in occupied Crimea that was hit by Ukrainian long-range missiles has been completely destroyed. <em>(The Independent)</em></p></p> 12/27/2023 10:23:15 AM https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/ukraine-russia-warship-crimea-putin-latest-news-b2469790.html How 'Blood Gold' From Africa is Funding Russia's War on Ukraine https://www.npr.org/2023/12/27/1221318890/russia-ukraine-wagner-group-putin-africa-blood-gold <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=88187>December 27, 2023</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>According to a new report, the Wagner Group has laundered some $2.5 billion to Russia since its full scale invasion of Ukraine last year, in an effort to support the war effort. <em>(NPR)</em></p></p> 12/27/2023 10:24:15 AM https://www.npr.org/2023/12/27/1221318890/russia-ukraine-wagner-group-putin-africa-blood-gold Israel-Hamas War: At Least 20 Killed Near Hospital in Khan Younis https://www.aljazeera.com/news/liveblog/2023/12/27/israel-hamas-war-live-israel-vows-to-intensify-gaza-fighting <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=88187>December 27, 2023</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Gaza Health Ministry says at least 20 people killed and many more injured in a deadly Israeli army attack near El Amal City Hospital in Khan Younis. The ministry says 195 people were killed and 325 injured in the past 24 hours.<em> (Al Jazeera)</em></p></p> 12/27/2023 10:25:36 AM https://www.aljazeera.com/news/liveblog/2023/12/27/israel-hamas-war-live-israel-vows-to-intensify-gaza-fighting Unlock Your Future Discover Endless Career Possibilities with the AOC Career Center https://careers.crows.org/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=88187>December 27, 2023</a> -- <em>Careers</em></strong><br /><p>The Association of Old Crows is pleased to provide its online Career Center &ndash; the premier resource to connect career opportunities with highly qualified EW, EMSO, CEMA, SIGINT, ELINT &amp; IO talent. You can access the AOC Career Center at <a href="https://careers.crows.org"><span style="color: #0000ff;">https://careers.crows.org</span></a>.</p> <p><strong>Featured Jobs</strong></p> <p>&bull; <a href="https://careers.crows.org/jobs/view/data-engineer-intern/71808126/">Data Engineer Intern</a> &ndash; CNH Industrial &ndash;&nbsp;Oak Brook, Illinois, United States (On-Site)</p> <p>&bull;&nbsp;<a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/technical-staff-member-cyber-resilience-and-intelligence/71871370/">Technical Staff Member</a> &ndash; Cyber Resilience and Intelligence &ndash; Oak Ridge National Laboratory &ndash; Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States (On-Site)</p></p> 12/20/2023 3:41:20 PM https://careers.crows.org/ Kyiv&rsquo;s Military Wants 500,000 Troops and Says Putin&rsquo;s Forces Hit by &lsquo;Mouse Fever&rsquo; https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/russia-ukraine-war-live-putin-counter-offensive-b2466994.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=88186>December 20, 2023</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>President&nbsp;Zelensky&nbsp;said his military has asked for an additional 500,000 troops as Ukraine claims&nbsp;Putin&rsquo;s&nbsp;forces have been hit by a disease outbreak.<em> (The Independent)</em></p></p> 12/20/2023 11:30:32 AM https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/russia-ukraine-war-live-putin-counter-offensive-b2466994.html Pentagon Announces New International Maritime Protection Force for the Red Sea https://www.npr.org/2023/12/19/1220216698/pentagon-announces-new-international-maritime-protection-force-for-the-red-sea <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=88186>December 20, 2023</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The US and other nations are creating a force to protect ships transiting the Red Sea that have come under attack from Houthi-controlled areas of Yemen, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin announced. <em>(NPR)</em></p></p> 12/20/2023 11:32:00 AM https://www.npr.org/2023/12/19/1220216698/pentagon-announces-new-international-maritime-protection-force-for-the-red-sea Voting for President in Congo Begins as Fears Persist Over Safety, Credible Election https://www.npr.org/2023/12/20/1220555681/voting-for-president-in-congo-begins-as-fears-persist-over-safety-credible-elect <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=88186>December 20, 2023</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Some 44 million people &mdash; almost half the population &mdash; were expected to vote, but many, including several million displaced by conflict in the vast country's east, could struggle to cast their ballots. <em>(NPR)</em></p></p> 12/20/2023 11:33:02 AM https://www.npr.org/2023/12/20/1220555681/voting-for-president-in-congo-begins-as-fears-persist-over-safety-credible-elect Unlock Your Future Discover Endless Career Possibilities with the AOC Career Center https://careers.crows.org/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=88186>December 20, 2023</a> -- <em>Careers</em></strong><br /><p>The Association of Old Crows is pleased to provide its online Career Center &ndash; the premier resource to connect career opportunities with highly qualified EW, EMSO, CEMA, SIGINT, ELINT &amp; IO talent. 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The United States and Israel were joined in opposing the resolution by eight countries &mdash; Austria, Czechia, Guatemala, Liberia, Micronesia, Nauru, Papua New Guinea and Paraguay. <em>(AP)</em></p></p> 12/12/2023 9:47:30 PM https://apnews.com/article/un-assembly-israel-palestinians-hamas-vote-resolution-bffc37b2ecc444d906492008cde0aaf6 With the Israel-Hamas War, Sunni and Shia Armed Groups Find Uncommon Unity https://www.npr.org/2023/12/11/1218145466/israel-hamas-war-shia-sunni-iran-backed-militants <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=88185>December 13, 2023</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The war draws together Iran-backed Shia and Sunni militants in what appears to be closer cooperation between groups that differ in ideology but are united by opposition to Israel and the US. <em>(NPR)</em></p></p> 12/12/2023 9:48:47 PM https://www.npr.org/2023/12/11/1218145466/israel-hamas-war-shia-sunni-iran-backed-militants Unlock Your Future Discover Endless Career Possibilities with the AOC Career Center https://careers.crows.org/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=https://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=88185>December 13, 2023</a> -- <em>Careers</em></strong><br /><p>The Association of Old Crows is pleased to provide its online Career Center &ndash; the premier resource to connect career opportunities with highly qualified EW, EMSO, CEMA, SIGINT, ELINT &amp; IO talent. You can access the AOC Career Center at <a href="https://careers.crows.org"><span style="color: #0000ff;">https://careers.crows.org</span></a>.</p> <p><strong>Featured Jobs</strong></p> <p>&bull;&nbsp;<a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/electrical-power-systems-engineer/71464062/">Electrical/Power Systems Engineer</a> &ndash;&nbsp;Applied Research Associates, Inc. &ndash; Reston, Virginia, United States</p> <p>&bull; <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/systems-engineer/71151556/">Systems Engineer</a> &ndash; B&amp;A &ndash; Washington, D.C., United States</p></p> 12/12/2023 9:53:52 AM https://careers.crows.org/