Morning Security Briefing (Monday, July 16, 2018)
What’s going on in the world from a security coordinator’s perspective:
World Cup Security Success:
France’s World Cup victory celebrated n US and around the world.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has praised the work of the country’s security forces, along with international cooperation, for having ensured a safe World Cup tournament.
A police cooperation center staffed by law enforcement officers from 34 countries monitored for potential fan violence. The month-long tournament concluded Sunday without any major security incidents, despite concerns raised in the run-up over possible racist, hooligan and terror attacks.
International: President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet in a high-stakes summit on Monday in Helsinki.