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Author: Brian Michael Jenkins
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: terrorism, cooperation, american, soviet, possibility
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This paper reviews an unofficial meeting held in Moscow, January 23-27, 1989, at which scholars and journalists from the Soviet Union and the United States met to discuss cooperative action against terrorism. The author outlines the process by which the meeting came about, describes the structure of the meetings, and discusses Soviet perceptions of the terrorist threat and possible explanations fo......
ISBN: 0833046519, 9780833046512
Authors: Lynn E. Davis, Melanie W. Sisson
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Keywords: counterterrorism, strategies, illustration, alternative, defining, planning, approach, strategic
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While the United States government has historically undertaken strategic reviews and produced numerous strategy documents, these have provided only very general directions for U.S. policymakers. This paper defines an approach to strategic planning and illustrates its application using the example of the critical national security topic of counterterrorism. The strategic planning approach involves ......
Author: John D. Woodward
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: terrorism, facing, biometrics
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Biometric-based systems will become increasingly important tools for identifying known and suspected terrorists. One tool to counter the threat of terrorism is the use of emerging biometric technologies. "Biometrics" refers to the use of a person's physical characteristics or personal traits--such as fingerprints, faces, voices, or handwritten signatures--for identification. Biometric-based system......
ISBN: 0309127076, 9780309127073
Authors: Glenn E. Schweitzer, Rapporteur; Committee On Counterterrorism Challenges For Russia, The United States; Office For Central Europe, Eurasia; National Academy Of Sciences; In Cooperation With The Russian Academy Of Sciences
Source: www.nap.edu
Keywords: systems, summary, russian, workshop, energy, networks, terrorism, biological, agents, transportation, countering
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This book presents the proceedings of the fourth U.S.-Russian interacademy workshop on the general theme of countering terrorism, which was held in Moscow in March 2007. The fourth in a series, this volume continues to explore topics related to urban terrorism, but with a new emphasis on potential attacks involving biological agents, transportation networks, and energy systems. The other books in ......
ISBN: 0833037641, 9780833037640
Authors: Brian A. Jackson, John C. Baker, Peter Chalk,
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Keywords: groups, implications, combating, terrorism, terrorist, learning, destruction, volume, organizational, aptitude
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Publisher: RANDPublished Time: RANDPages: 100Continuing conflicts between violent groups and states generate an ever-present demand for higher-quality and more timely information to support operations to combat terrorism. Better ways are needed to understand how terrorist and insurgent groups adapt over time into more-effective organizations and increasingly dangerous threats. Because learning is ......
ISBN: 9264106103, 9789264106109
Author: Oecd Publishing
Source: www.oecdbookshop.org
Keywords: terrorism, war, financial
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The aim of this book is to make a significant contribution to guide countries in the financial war on terrorism. It is published by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development on behalf of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the international body tasked with spearheading the global campaign against money laundering and terrorist financing. It contains the FATF’s revised and u......
ISBN: 0817946225, 9780817946227
Author: John Yoo
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Keywords: constitution, war, laws, terrorism
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Terrorism, the Laws of War, and the Constitutionby John YooPublisher: Hoover Institution Press 2005ISBN/ASIN: 0817946225ISBN-13: 9780817946227Number of pages: 196Description:This volume examines three enemy combatant cases that represent the leading edge of U.S. efforts to devise legal rules, consistent with American constitutional principles, for waging the global war on terror. The distinguished......
Author: Brian Michael Jenkins
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: terrorism, nuclear, potential
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The possibility that criminals or political extremists might sabotage nuclear facilities, fabricate a nuclear explosive device, or disperse radioactive material has been the subject of numerous studies. What conclusions can we draw? (1) It can be done. (2) There are political extremists and criminal groups today that possess or could acquire the necessary resources. (3) The historical record provi......
Authors: Claude Berrebi, Esteban F. Klor
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Keywords: israeli, electorate, evidence, direct, sensitive, terrorism, voters
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This paper relies on the variation of terror attacks across time and space as an instrument to identify the causal effects of terrorism on the preferences of the Israeli electorate. The authors find that the occurrence of a terror attack within three months of the elections is associated with a 1.35 percentage points increase on the local support for the right bloc of political parties out of the ......
ISBN: 0756720826, 9780756720827
Author: Bill Mccollum
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Keywords: trafficking, terrorism, congressional, hearing, drug, crime, posed, convergence, organized, threat
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Publisher: DIANE PublishingPublished Time: DIANE PublishingPages: 71Witnesses: Frank Cilluffo, senior policy analyst & deputy dir., Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS); Donnie R. Marshall, Administrator, Drug Enforcement Admin. (DEA); Steven C. McCraw, Inspector-Deputy Assistant Dir., Information, Analysis, & Assessments Branch, Investigative Div., FBI; Ralf Mutschke, assist. dir.,......
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