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Project Co-ordinator in Uzbekistan held workshop in Uzbekistan on countering the use of the Internet for terrorist purposes

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Mission Activity
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Subject
Countering the use of Internet for terrorist purposes
Subject
Countering the use of Internet for terrorist purposes
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Keywords
counter-terrorism operations

Summary

On 25-26 October the PCUz organized in Tashkent a national workshop on countering the use of Internet for terrorist purposes. The event was jointly planned and implemented with the Action against Terrorism Unit (ATU) of the OSCE Secretariat’s Transnational Threat Department (TNTD). The event brought together 40 judges, prosecutors and investigators from across Uzbekistan. During the workshop participants exchanged experiences with 13 international experts from Canada, Israel, Italy, Portugal, the Russian Federation, the Anti-Terrorism Centre of the Commonwealth of Independent States and the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). Advisers from the Office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media and ATU also shared their best practices in promoting a comprehensive approach to preventing the use of the Internet as a facilitator of terrorist activities.

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Added on
28 Feb 2017
Origin
OSCE Project Co-ordinator in Uzbekistan
Keywords
counter-terrorism operations
Rights
OSCE