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17 August 2022 Security News

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  • Pence Says He Would Consider Testifying in Capitol Riot Probe VOA 17 Aug 2022 -- Former U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday he would give "due consideration" to testifying before the congressional panel investigating the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol last year where some protesters demanded that Pence be hanged for refusing then-President Donald Trump's demand that he upend their re-election loss.
  • Former Trump Lawyer Giuliani Testifies in Georgia VOA 17 Aug 2022 -- Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani testified on Wednesday before a special grand jury in Atlanta, Georgia, investigating former President Donald Trump's efforts to overturn the outcome of the 2020 presidential election in the state.
  • Man Charged with Making Threat to Arizona Election Official US Dept. of Justice 17 Aug 2022 -- A Missouri man was indicted yesterday for allegedly leaving a voicemail containing a threat on the personal cell phone of an election official in the Maricopa County Recorder's Office in Maricopa County, Arizona.
  • Alleged Russian Money Launderer Extradited from the Netherlands to U.S. US Dept. of Justice 17 Aug 2022 -- An alleged cryptocurrency money launderer was extradited this week from the Netherlands to the United States to face charges in the District of Oregon.
  • Batch of monkeypox vaccines arrives in Finland Finnish Government 17 Aug 2022 -- Finland has received a donation of monkeypox vaccines from the EU Commission. The vaccines will be distributed to the hospital districts, which are responsible for administering the vaccines.
  • Monkeypox cases top 35,000: WHO UN News 17 Aug 2022 -- Monkeypox infections continue to rise globally, with more than 35,000 cases across 92 countries and territories, and 12 deaths, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) reported on Wednesday.

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