combating terrorism


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combating terrorism

Actions, including antiterrorism (defensive measures taken to reduce vulnerability to terrorist acts) and counterterrorism (offensive measures taken to prevent, deter, and respond to terrorism), taken to oppose terrorism throughout the entire threat spectrum. Also called CBT. See also antiterrorism; counterterrorism.
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14(SUNA)- The Foreign Ministry hosted on Wednesday signing ceremony of Memorandum of Understanding on Combatting Terrorism between the National Authority for Combating Terrorism and the Spain-based International Iberian Institution in presence of Foreign Ministry Undersecretary, Ambassador Abdul-Ghani Al-Naeem.
Summary: Al Naqbi leads UAE delegation to the 23rd Arab experts meeting for combating terrorism
CAIRO, Feb 8 (KUNA) -- All reforms regarding the Arab document on combating terrorism has been finalized, in preparation for the third Arab Parliament conference, scheduled to take place next Saturday, National Assembly Secretary MP Ouda Al-Ruwaiee said Thursday.
WASHINGTON -- Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal met Senator Lindsey Graham on Capitol Hill on Tuesday and briefed him on Pakistan's success in combating terrorism, and the investment climate which has improved significantly after improvement in security situation.
WASHINGTON:Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal met Senator Lindsey Graham on Capitol Hill on Tuesday and briefed him on Pakistan's success in combating terrorism, and the investment climate which has improved significantly after improvement in security situation.
Setting plans to achieve security and prosperity for our people, in parallel with combating terrorism and its attempts to cripple development projects, would not be efficient without understanding the environment where terrorism thrives, President Sisi stated.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jan 25 (ANI): India and the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Thursday evening adopted the Delhi Declaration and concurred to ratchet up their game in combating terrorism in all its forms and manifestations.
The seminar is the first of its kind as part of efforts of the Ministry of Justice to strengthen the national legislative system to combat terrorism and to emphasise Qatar's efforts in combating terrorism based on its established principles of renouncing violence and extremism.
At the outset of the meeting, the council reviewed Decree No 11 of 2017 on the amendment of some provisions of Law No 3 of 2004 on combating terrorism, which His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani had issued in July 2017.
For his part, the Pakistani Minister of Defense Khurram Dastgir Khan said that his country and Saudi Arabia have been standing with each other for several decades, which affirmed our commitment to combating terrorism.
29 (BNA): Information ministers of countries calling for combating terrorism welcomed the US strategy towards Iran, the biggest state sponsor of terrorism, stressing the significance of combating terrorism and those who sponsor it.
The security situation and files related to combating terrorism also featured high on both men's discussions.