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counterterrorism

noun counterespionage, espionage, intelligence, intelligence agency, intelligence work, spying, surveillance
Associated concepts: enemy combatants, justice courts, milltary tribunals, national security profiling, Patriotic Act, racial profiling, war on terrorism
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He told a group of analysts, researchers and mediamen that China is currently busy in formulating its counter-terrorism policies and anti-terror laws at the moment and the Chinese Police want to learn from the best practices of the CTD, KP which has set an example for the region and sister police agencies in developing human-rights based, pre-emptive and intelligence-led counter-terrorism in the last two years.
Launched in May 2010 in The Hague, ICCT is an independent think tank and knowledge hub that focuses on information creation, collation and dissemination pertaining to the preventative and international legal aspects of counter-terrorism.
Mr Armitage is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and is currently Assistant Secretary Counter-Terrorism Branch.
Effective counter-terrorism policing relies on community support.
Speaking before an event focusing on counter-terrorism, he said: "If we look back over the past few years, Birmingham has been the counter-terrorism centre of the UK.
He said that Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa could not bear the cost of having no counter-terrorism policy any longer.
In order to prevent militant attacks, maintain public safety, search and detain militants, the head of the republic's Federal Security Service department ordered a counter-terrorism operation and imposed the counter-terrorism operation regime in the city of Baksan," the republic's law-enforcers said.
During his 30 years of service he advised both the British Prime Minister and National Security Council on counter-terrorism and was also involved in investigating police corruption.
During the meeting, the Arab Experts Group welcomed the establishment of the United Nations Centre for Counter-Terrorism (UNCCT) due to a contribution agreement signed by the United Nations and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, calling Arab countries to benefit from this center in promoting Arab and International cooperation in the fight against terrorism.
We were able to save souls in several countries thanks to intelligence contained in security files provided by Algerian counter-terrorism judicial officers," said Mohamed Amara, general manager of judicial and legal affairs with the justice ministry.
The men, all from Birmingham were arrested on Sunday night and Monday morning as part of a major pre-planned counter-terrorism operation, following a joint investigation by police and MI5.
In another press conference on Wednesday, Jiang stated that: "Pakistan is at the important forefront in the international counter-terrorism campaign.