For this essay, you will explain the five main components of operational security (OPSEC), and you will discuss how OPSEC, personal security (PERSEC), situational awareness, and the OODA (observe, orient, decide, and act) loop relate to potential scene safety concerns before a terrorist event occurs, after it has occurred, and while it is still ongoing.
Explain the historical significance surrounding the need for a robust Personnel Security Program and the overall purpose(s) and importance of the Personnel Security Program.
Independence was a difficult transition for the former colonies in South Asia following the Second World War. To what extent were the problems and weaknesses confronting these new nations attributable to the colonial polices of the Western empires? In what ways were the new post-1950 political leaders of South Asia to blame for the issues of poverty, underdevelopment, and unrepresentative government? What continuing issues are these countries facing today? What role did the Cold War play in shaping these struggles toward independence and in shaping these domestic policy struggles? In addition to the assigned textbook chapters, read the report Sino-Japanese Relations: Issues for U.S. Policy found in the study guide under required reading in order to respond to these questions. Reports such as this one are considered secondary sources. A secondary source often interprets primary sources, providing a second-hand account and offering its own discussion and analysis on the topic. Secondary sources are a good way to broaden your historical perspective on a subject without the need to read dozens, if not hundreds, of primary sources. To complete this assignment, you are required to use a minimum of two reputable sources. Your essay should be a l full two pages in length not including the cover page and references and be double spaced in 12-point Times New Roman font
1. Describe the challenges faced by US Customs and Border Protection agents attempting to secure the border. Be sure to include: What is the functional equivalent of the border? Give an example. What is the Fourth amendment exception as it pertains to border searches? How are seizure statistics used to justify the mission of border security? Should they be.What are “open markets and closed borders” as it pertains to smuggling, free trade, and border enforcement? 2. What are the challenges of facilitating legal border crossings while maintaining secure borders? 3. What has been the economic impact of terrorism on U.S. and Global Markets since 9/11 look at this from 9/11 to the present? 4. What has been the impact of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) agreements on cross border trade in North America? Technical Requirements Your paper must be at a minimum of 10 pages, at least 2 pages per question (the Title and Reference pages do not count towards the minimum limit).