antiterrorism

an·ti·ter·ror·ist

 (ăn′tē-tĕr′ər-ĭst, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Intended to prevent or counteract terrorism; counterterror: antiterrorist measures.

an′ti·ter′ror·ism n.

antiterrorism

(ˌæntɪˈtɛrərɪzəm) or

antiterrorist

adj
opposed to or acting against terrorism; counterterrorist

antiterrorism

Defensive measures used to reduce the vulnerability of individuals and property to terrorist acts, to include limited response and containment by local military forces. Also called AT. See also antiterrorism awareness; counterterrorism; proactive measures; terrorism.

antiterrorism

the techniques, policies, and training of special police who deal with terrorists, especially those who take hostages. — antiterrorist, adj.
See also: Politics
the techniques, policies, and training of special police who deal with terrorists, especially those who take hostages. — antiterrorist, adj.
See also: War
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ugust is the month Army leaders designate as "Antiterrorism Awareness Month" and USAG Italy plans a series of community events, training and media outreach to build and reinforce heightened awareness and vigilance in Soldiers and their families to protect them as well as Army resources from acts of terrorism.
KARACHI -- An antiterrorism court has dismissed a bail application moved by a detained union council chairman in a case pertaining to the killing of a suspected robber.
PESHAWAR -- An AntiTerrorism Court (ATC) on Monday handed over Member National Assembly and Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) leader Ali Wazir to Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) for eight days.
The purpose of the course is to enhance the overall antiterrorism and protection awareness posture of attendees through a combination of lectures and hands-on training modules.
An antiterrorism court on Friday acquitted a suspect, said to be a worker of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement, in a case of illicit arms.
Though the MPA was acquitted in this particular case, the case concerning the death of the traffic sergeant is ongoing in an antiterrorism court as it was registered under Section 322 (punishment for murder) of the AntiTerrorism Act.
An FIR was registered with antiterrorism sections 9A, 10, section 20 of the Prevention of Electronic Crime Act 2016 (PECA) and sections 500, 501, 505, 109 and 34 of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC).
KARACHI -- The antiterrorism courts need to accelerate the process of disposing of the pending cases so that the plenty of cases in line of conclusion as per law should stop piling up creating extra load on this special side of the judicial system.
Karachi -- An antiterrorism court on Monday issued a fresh black warrant for the execution of condemned prisoner Shafqat Hussain and directed jail authorities to send him to the gallows on August 4 at the Karachi Central Prison.
KARACHI -- An antiterrorism court (ATC) on Thursday handed 26 suspects including Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Amir Khan into Rangers' custody on 90day remand, Local TV reported.
TEHRAN (FNA)- More than 1,500 citizens from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) are fighting in Syria as mercenaries, the press service of the CIS Antiterrorism Center said.
The course was organized by the OSCE Centre in Bishkek in co-operation with the Antiterrorism Centre of the State National Security Committee.