narco-terrorism


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narco-terrorism

Terrorism conducted to further the aims of drug traffickers. It may include assassinations, extortion, hijackings, bombings, and kidnappings directed against judges, prosecutors, elected officials, or law enforcement agents, and general disruption of a legitimate government to divert attention from drug operations.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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narco-terrorism

[ˌnɑːkəʊˈterərɪzəm] Nnarcoterrorismo m
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narco-terrorism

nNarkoterrorismus m
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Summary: Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], July 25 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday expressed concern over the spread of narco-terrorism by Pakistan and proposed joint operations on the inter-state borders as part of a series of collaborative measures to tackle drug menace.
ISLAMABAD -- In another anti-freedom move, the Indian government has opened full-fledged offices of its agencies, notorious for being strict against Hurriyat leaders and Kashmiri businessmen in occupied Jammu and Kashmir in the name of checking hawala money, illegal flow of funds and narco-terrorism
This edition also has new sections on the new terrorist morality, a theoretical model for ending terrorist campaigns, and nonterrorist mass violence in the US; new technology for combating terrorism; added learning objectives; updated chapter topics like recent terrorist attacks, narco-terrorism, antistate dissident terrorism, and ISIS; updated examples and discussion boxes; updated future trends and theoretical and historical information; and new data, case studies, and photos.
Otherwise, we might not have narco-terrorism present in our country, at the moment, but it won't be long before we do have it in one form or the other.Our children deserve saving, let us move forward and save them.
The real reasons for this failure are, however, related to Washington's own mistakes of omission and commission, lack of strategic clarity, inconsistent policies, emphasis on use of force rather than dialogue, and failure to control narco-terrorism. But, most importantly, the US consistently refused to recognise Pakistan's security interests in Afghanistan and thereby still remains at odds with the most critical regional player.
These two conferences aim to highlight important topics such as how to empower police forces with Internet of Things (IoT) tools; the role of women in homeland security; application of robotics in security and helicopters; tackling new patterns in narco-terrorism by integrating intelligence, forensics and response operations; best practices to boost joint inter-agency cooperation between armed forces and homeland security agencies among many others.
The highlights of Dubai HeliShow 2018 include two three-day conferences, titled `Helicopter Technology and Operations' and `Military and Homeland Security,' which will shed light on a range of topics, including how to empower police forces with Internet of Things (IoT) tools; the role of women in homeland security; application of robotics in policing and helicopter; tackling new patterns in narco-terrorism by integrating intelligence, forensics and response operations; best practices to boost joint inter-agency cooperation between armed forces and homeland security agencies among others.
Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) director general Aaron Aquino said a politician from Mindanao is reportedly funding narco-terrorism activities, which have reached Metro Manila.
The US Justice Department announced two weeks ago that it had formed a special task force of money-laundering, drug trafficking, terrorism and organized crime experts to investigate what it called "narco-terrorism" by Hezbollah.
Pressure to extend the ban has intensified in recent weeks following a US crackdown on Hezbollah's international financing networks with the launch of a new 'narco-terrorism' task force to investigate the group's cross-border drug trafficking and money laundering activities.
By contrast, narcos collaborating with Daesh presents a potentially dark new frontier of narco-terrorism for the Philippines' south.