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Noun1.counterterrorist - someone who attempts to prevent terrorism
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
Adj.1.counterterrorist - intended to prevent terrorism; "the government took counterterror measures"
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"The security forces are combating the terrorist activities both along the LoC by eliminating the infiltration bids and in the hinterland by carrying out counterterrorist operations and responding to terrorist initiated incidents," Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik said in reply to the question of BJP MP Nitesh Ganga Deb.
She pointed out that in recent months a deputy assistant secretary from the US counterterrorist bureau had visited Cyprus, as had an assistant secretary from the Treasury Department to work on improving the transparency of the banking sector.
The state Police Commissioner, Bola Longe said this in a press conference in Lafia the state capital, that the command is prepared to use its conventional, mobile and counterterrorist police men throughout the state.
IMCTC is a coalition of 41 Muslim countries that aims at fighting terrorism through collective efforts in the ideology, communication, counterterrorist financing and military domains.
The Islamic coalition of 41 countries aims to fight 'terrorism through collective efforts in the ideology, communication, counterterrorist financing and military domains'.
She describes the experiences of financial and professional services organizations, including case studies from various countries, detailing the rise of anti-money laundering and counterterrorist financing activity; implementing an anti-money laundering risk control framework; using an anti-money laundering strategy wheel; the steps entities must take to ensure they know who they are doing business with and where funds are coming from; assessment of risks; aspects of regulatory activity, external reporting, and financial intelligence units; and navigating cultural change in organizations and at the national level when implementing an anti-money laundering strategy.
Afghanistan's government forces have long been fighting Taliban insurgency, as well as the Islamic State with the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces conducting joint counterterrorist operations across the country.
Meanwhile, the Foreign Office spokesman recalled that the monitoring team of the United Nations Security Council Sanctions Committee in its recent report lauded Pakistan's counterterrorism efforts and acknowledged that extensive counterterrorist operations had led to a reduction in terrorism in the country.
This meeting will focus on IS' presence in Africa and include a discussion of the coalition's priorities within stabilization, foreign terrorist fighters, counterterrorist financing, and counter-messaging, it added.
"At this stage, based on the one hand on the account of witnesses who said the attacker cried 'Allahu akbar' (God is great in Arabic) while attacking passers-by with a knife, and given the modus operandi, we have turned this over to the counterterrorist section of the Paris prosecutor's office," Molins told reporters from the scene.
Russia is a guarantor state of ceasefire regime in Syria along with Iran and Turkey and has been conducting a counterterrorist operation in the country since September 2015 under the request of Syrian President Bashar Assad.