The Project Co-ordinator in Uzbekistan, jointly with the OSCE Transnational Threats Department’s Border Management Unit, organised in Tashkent an interactive training course on the identification of potential foreign terrorist fighters for 27 border and security officers from Uzbekistan.
The course included discussions on international, regional and national legal frameworks, effective use of databases, detection of forged travel documents, risk analysis and management, behavioural indicators and table top exercises.
The training course was delivered by the members of the OSCE Mobile Training Team from Bulgaria, Georgia, Poland and Ukraine. Expert speakers from the OSCE, INTERPOL, Partnership for Peace Consortium, Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure of Shanghai Cooperation Organization and Collective Security Treaty Organization shared their knowledge and expertise.
The OSCE Mobile Training Team, established by the Border Security and Management Unit of the OSCE Transnational Threats Department in 2016, is composed of 17 selected border and counter-terrorism experts from OSCE participating States and Partners for Co-operation.