In The Media
- Al-Qaeda Tells Warren Weinstein's Family to Push U.S. For His Release
- August 15, 2014
Laith Alkhouri, a senior analyst at New York-based intelligence consulting firm Flashpoint Global Partners, said the message was likely authentic as it had been posted in a top-tier al-Qaeda forum. The State Department was not immediately available for comment. Al-Qaeda said in the statement it was not interested in keeping Weinstein, it was "only seeking to exchange him" for its own prisoners.
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The internet is massive with an overwhelming amount of data, and often times those in charge of security simply don't know where to begin in tracking potential threats. To combat information overload, Flashpoint employs a holistic approach to analyzing the Dark Web by leveraging its world-class subject matter expertise on illicit actors combined with state-of-the-art data gathering and analytics. The result is a treasure trove of searchable, structured data that has already separated the wheat from the chaff where every data point is of high value and relevance.