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UN approves creation of new office on counter-terrorism

The UN General Assembly has approved the establishment of a new office to coordinate counter-terrorism efforts, a move welcomed by India as a “much awaited first step” that will align the world body with needs of the global community in the fight against the menace. 182 more words

International Organisations

Russian diplomat to lead UN Counter-terrorism office

United Nations head Antonio Guterres has chosen to appoint a Moscow envoy in Vienna Vladimir Voronkov to head a newly created U.N. Office of Counterterrorism, giving a Russian a top job at U.N. 237 more words

World

Restricting bail and parole for those with terror links is no cure-all

The new anti-terror laws COAG has proposed for Australia go far beyond those in the UK. AAP/Rob Blakers

Jessie Blackbourn, University of Oxford

Earlier this month, the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) agreed that the states and territories should enact… 1,059 more words

Reblogs

The Counter Terrorist Magazine: Counter Surveillance

The Counter Terrorist Magazine: Counter Surveillance

Many thanks to the Counter Terrorist Magazine for publishing my article on Counter Surveillance in the latest copy of the magazine! 40 more words

Counter Terrorism

Reaction to Ambush - Hostile Environment Driving

Reaction to Ambush – Hostile Environment Driving

The ambush tactic, in one form or another, has been used by hunters, criminals and military units for thousands of years. 987 more words

Counter Terrorism

IED Ambushes - Counter Terrorism Awareness (Videos)

IED Ambushes – Counter Terrorism Awareness 

This article is to go in conjunction with the numerous others on this blog that cover vehicle security and operating in potentially hostile environments. 239 more words

Counter Terrorism

Route Selection - Driving in Hostile Environments

Route Selection – Driving in Hostile Environments

Selecting good routes is extremely important part of your security planning especially in hostile areas or in times of civil unrest. 857 more words

Counter Terrorism