Domestic Security Overview

April 2012
United Kingdom Defence & Security Report;Q2 2012, Issue 2, p48
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The article presents a domestic security overview of Great Britain as of second quarter 2012. Extremist groups with causes other than Northern Irish reportedly do not pose a significant threat, but have a subversive agenda and aspire to mount attacks against targets in the country. The article states that although Great Britain's external threat level has been downgraded, terrorist attacks, the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and drug trafficking remain potential threats.


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