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Friday, April 24, 2015

David Sanger
The New York Times
The Pentagon on Thursday took a major step designed to instill a measure of fear in potential cyberadversaries, releasing a new strategy that for the first time explicitly discusses the circumstances under which cyberweapons could be used against an attacker, and naming the countries it says present the greatest threat: China, Russia, Iran and North Korea.
Manu Raju, Burgess Everett
POLITICO
Hawks and libertarians are about to square off in Congress over extending surveillance authority for the feds.
Karen Tumulty
The Washington Post
The massive fundraising and wealth-generating operation that Bill and Hillary Rodham Clinton have built over the past decade and a half has revived one of the most enduring criticisms of the couple: that they have a blind spot when it comes to setting ethical boundaries with the people who give them money.