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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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The report noted that Pakistan continued to work toward structural reforms on counterterrorism designed to centralize coordination and information sharing.
Ambassador Kaidanow and Interior Secretary Khan concluded by agreeing to further intensive discussions on law enforcement and counterterrorism throughout 2015.
Wednesday: "Media Perspectives on Covering Global Counterterrorism," featuring a panel of elite counterterrorism journalists from AP, FOX News and The New York Times to discuss the challenges that they face in covering global counterterrorism issues.
We must not allow politics to drag us into endless quibbling" over the Counterterrorism Act, he told reporters in the Rose Garden.
The key objectives of the UNCTC include supporting implementation of all pillars of the United Nations counterterrorism strategy, fostering international counter-terrorism cooperation, helping address member state capacity building needs, to promote awareness of the strategy and to develop a comprehensive database of counterterrorism best practices around the world.
On Tuesday, Obama's Deputy National Security Advisor for Counterterrorism and Homeland Security met with Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov.
The model reflects the latest analysis of terrorist group capabilities, targeting strategies, counterterrorism measures, and physical modeling of attack mechanisms, RMS said in a statement.
Senior APEC officials are expected to assess the needs of individual APEC member economies in boosting their capacity to combat terrorism with the help of regional and international experts by next June, and based on this APEC ministers are expected to endorse a comprehensive counterterrorism action plan.
In the present "revitalized" period of UN counterterrorism efforts, the question of what the Security Council should do about states that refuse to implement mandates has become more pressing.
India's counterinsurgency and counterterrorism efforts have been directed against groups threatening Indian and global security.
Representing the smallest FBI field office ever to face the responsibility for coordinating counterterrorism efforts related to such an event, agency personnel in Jacksonville knew a big job lay ahead.