Social media and the crowdsourcing of terror
July 27, 2015
Homeland security officials want to see the likes of Twitter and Facebook do more to report and delete terrorist accounts.
David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.
The Defense Intelligence Agency released its strategic vision for 2012-2017 that includes four guiding principles for the agency over the next half decade.
"The 2012-2017 DIA Strategy is founded on who we are and what we do best—a national-level combat support agency expert in all-source analysis focused on foreign military and defense-related matters," said DIA Director Gen. Ronald Burgess. "Further, this strategy is about what we stand for: unwavering service to those fighting our Nation's wars, effective partnering, innovation, and care for our brave and dedicated workforce, without whom the Agency cannot accomplish its core missions."
The principles that will guide the agency include: