TITLE

Targeting Terrorist Leaders: Limits and Opportunities

AUTHOR(S)
GRABOWSKI, WOJCIECH
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Polish Quarterly of International Affairs;Winter2013, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses several approaches taken to control terrorism. It informs that counter-terrorism efforts include practices, tactics, techniques and strategies that are taken during organized operations by government, police and special operations forces efforts. It also informs that the approaches include closing off terrorist financing, providing foreign assistance, engaging in diplomacy and cooperating with other governments and intelligence.
ACCESSION #
87314028

 

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