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Glynn Cosker

Glynn Cosker is a writer and editor, currently based in New England. He is the Managing Editor of EDM Digest. Glynn has more than 20 years of writing experience, and he’s the Managing Editor of EDM Digest's sister blog site: In Homeland Security. Born and raised in the U.K., he began his career in government and spent 12 years working in the Consular Section of the British Embassy in Washington – attaining the rank of Vice Consul in the late 1990s. Glynn was previously a managing editor with the successful NHL site – The Hockey Writers – and still blogs for them on occasion as a Washington Capitals writer. He is also an avid actor and has appeared in 30 shows over the past 20 years. Glynn and his family live in New Hampshire.

Putin's Victory in Syria Threatened by Russian Military Deficits

It was only two months ago that Russian President Vladimir Putin paid a surprise visit to Syria. His goal was to declare victory over the various forces that have sought to unseat the regime of Bashir al-Assad.

State Elections Officials Fret Over Cybersecurity Threats

State elections officials said Saturday that they want more information from federal officials to ensure they are protected from cybersecurity threats.

Election Meddling Is Nothing New in Russian-US Relations

With all of their interference with U.S. political affairs, we should not be surprised that the Russians were involved in meddling in the 2016 elections.

After the Winter Olympics, Will We See a Further Thaw in Korea's North-South Relations?

After the Olympics, is it possible for South Korea to unilaterally cancel its major military exercises with the U.S. in the interest of world peace?

Special Counsel Mueller's Indictment against Russians Opens New Questions

The indictments are the first step in preventing Russian interference in future elections. But a lot of unanswered questions persist.

The Necessity of Increasing Physical Security at Our Nation's Schools

There is a definite need for a more proactive approach to protecting our schools in order to prevent further tragic loss of life from mass shootings.

Has Turkey Gone Rogue?

The once solid U.S.-Turkish relationship has foundered on miscalculations, grievances, and increasingly divergent worldviews.

Twin Brothers Accused Of Stockpiling Bombmaking Materials Are Arrested In New York City

A former school teacher and his twin brother were charged with trying to make explosives, in part by paying students to extract gunpowder from fireworks.

For Israel, the Iranian Threat in Syria is Untenable

Israel has long stated that it cannot allow Iran to become permanently embedded within Syria. But with other players in the region viewing the Iranian presence around the Middle East in the same light, pressure will be brought to bear against Tehran's plans.

Lawmakers: Cyber Warfare Skills Critical For Future Military, Homeland Security

Several members of the House Committee on Homeland Security urged for greater focus on cyber warfare skills in assessing urgent national security needs.