counterterror


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Synonyms for counterterror

intended to prevent terrorism

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Given all the chaos in the region, the relative stability in the country is indeed the result of successful counterterror operations.
As one former counterterror spook put it yesterday: "Their capability and logistical support is so much less than it was.
Earlier, former State Department counterterror official Daniel Benjamin balked at sharing the spotlight with terrorist group's leader.
White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Obama did not personally sign off on the two drone strikes but believes they fell within the guidelines he has set for counterterror missions.
In November the Government unveiled a sweeping package of counterterror measures in a bid to bolster the UK's defences amid warnings of a growing extremist threat.
Despite the takeover, Schultz indicated that US counterterror operations in Yemen remain uninterrupted.
Over US war on terror, she said that Pakistan is engaged in counterterror efforts and understands that military mean alone is not sufficient, adding international community should also adopt the strategy.
The strike hit a vehicle in Wadi Harib, Marib on Monday--ending any doubts that the US would continue counterterror operations after the resignation of Yemen's pro-drone president, Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi.
A SWEEPING package of counterterror measures has been unveiled by the Government as it moves to bolster the UK''s defences amid warnings of a growing extremist threat that is set to last for several years.
Akhtar, who played a key role in counterterror operations while heading the paramilitary Pakistan Rangers in the troubled southern port city of Karachi and other parts of Sindh province, further contended that the US could play a greater role in resolving the dragging Kashmir dispute.
He had just been released from a six-month prison sentence for hacking into the personal Gmail account of former Prime Minister Tony Blair and his family, then posting details online His family home in Kings Heath was searched by counterterror cops on June 25 this year in connection with an ongoing terror inquiry involving jihadi fighters in Syria Meanwhile, British IS fighters have been using the Scottish independence referendum twitter hashtag indyref in an effort to circumvent censors.
President Barack Obama will speak to the nation about these threats on Wednesday, and many analysts predict he will outline a new counterterror strategy.
FBI squad jet in to Britain to hunt execution gang US counterterror officers heading for US counterterror officers are heading for Britain to track down pals of the jihadi who beheaded James Foley.
He told reporters at a NATO meeting here that other nations might also be willing to provide counterterror forces, although no final decisions had been made.
Singer of the Brookings Institution, in response to reports that the NSA staged counterterror surveillance operations in online video game worlds, ProPublica, December 9