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.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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At least about 14 Liberians are off to India for studies in various disciplines including the role of forensic in combating terrorism at Indian Universities under the Indian Government Scholarship programs,the Honorary Consulate General of India in Liberia has announced.
During the meeting, they discussed ways of enhancing and developing relations and issues of mutual interest and cooperation in the military field between the two friendly countries and ways of combating terrorism as a global phenomenon, and the victories achieved by the Iraqi security forces of all kinds over the ISIS terrorist gangs.
The official spokesperson of Egypt's Foreign Affairs Ministry, Ahmed Hafez, recently said that field victories achieved against the Islamic State (IS) are not considered the end, asserting the necessity to continue combating terrorism in all its shapes .
Azzam Shawwa, the Governor of Palestine Monetary Authority and Chairman of the Anti-Money Laundering and Combating Terrorism Financing National Committee stated that the Financial Follow-Up Unit had been admitted as member in the Egmont Group of Financial Intelligence Units against Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism during its 26th meeting in The Hague, Holland.
The strategy of combating terrorism was discussed within the framework of the Strategic Alliance for the Middle East and the need to develop an implementation plan for this strategy.
The ambassador noted that the three committees in charge of combating terrorism including experts that involved with them are considered one of the main tools to the council in combating the phenomena of terrorism, which in turn work to find the best suitable methods to end such epidemic that threatens world peace and security.
He reminded of President Vladimir Putin's proposal in his speech at the UN in 2015 on establishing a real international front for combating terrorism.
"To eradicate all forms of terrorism, which threaten the nation and citizens, and to stop sheltering terrorist elements, the Cabinet approved a draft of new amendments to Combating Terrorism Law No.
Meanwhile, General (retd) Raheel told the Senate chairman, "The coalition has been playing an important part in combating terrorism globally.
Dialogue is the only way to ensure peace and development." Meanwhile, General (retd) Raheel told the Senate chairman, The coalition has been playing an important part in combating terrorism globally.
Meanwhile, General (retd) Raheel told the Senate chairman, 'The coalition has been playing an important part in combating terrorism globally.
Summary: Caretaker Information Minister Melhem Riachi stressed the crucial role Arab media outlets play in combating terrorism, in comments at an event in Saudi Arabia Sunday evening.