European swift


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Related to European swift: chimney swift, Common Swift
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Noun1.European swift - common European bird with a shrieking call that nests chiefly about eaves of buildings or on cliffsEuropean swift - common European bird with a shrieking call that nests chiefly about eaves of buildings or on cliffs
swift - a small bird that resembles a swallow and is noted for its rapid flight
genus Apus, Apus - type genus
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A European SWIFT? That is the question raised by the European Commission in a communication, released on 13 July, on the feasibility of an EU terrorist finance tracking system (TFTS).
COLT connects European SWIFT members to the network, with 30% of banks currently using dialup to connect.
With a phone call and a letter to President Jerzy Buzek, Hillary Clinton has gone straight to the European Parliament to urge it to vote for continuing the counter-terrorism agreement - until next October - on US access to European SWIFT transaction databases.

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