Central American Counterterrorism Act of 1985
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Central American Counterterrorism Act of 1985 hearings before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, first session, October 24 and November 19, 1985. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Terrorism -- Central America.,
  • Terrorism -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Law enforcement -- Central America.,
  • Civil rights -- Central America.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Paginationvi [i.e. iv], 321 p. :
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17668496M

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The Central American Counterterrorism Act of [microform]: hearings before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, first session, October 24 and Novem   In June , he called on Congress to vote on the Central American Counterterrorism Act of and allocate $50m to assist armed and police forces as they confronted the threat of "terrorism". Guidelines. To be included, entries must be notable (have a stand-alone article) and described by a consensus of reliable sources as "terrorism".; List entries must comply with the guidelines outlined in the manual of style under MOS:TERRORIST.; Casualty figures in this list are the total casualties of the incident including immediate casualties and later casualties (such as people who.   Thus in October , defending the Central American Counterterrorism Act of , under-Secretary of State Michael Armacost explained that "We are confronting a rising terrorist threat in Central.

In July , as part of the Combat Terrorism Act, the United States offered a reward of US$, for information leading to the conviction of the attackers. By September , the Salvadoran government had arrested four men; one of them was Américo Mauro Araujo, a high-ranking Salvadoran Communist Party official. Seven others who were involved in the attack, however, were never apprehended. In April , former CIA director Admiral Stansfield Turner testified before a Congressional committee that the U.S.-backed Nicaraguan guerrillas, known as Contras, had engaged in numerous acts of “terrorism.” Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau called it “an act of international terrorism. The Central America movement co. In June , he called on Congress to vote on the Central American Counterterrorism Act of and allocate $50m to assist armed and police forces as they confronted the threat of "terrorism".   Similar though less dramatic changes have marked U.S. relations with Central Asian countries. Although Washington had begun to develop ties with former Soviet states in .

The Bureau of Counterterrorism leads the Department of State in the whole-of-government effort to counter terrorism abroad and to secure the United States against foreign terrorist threats. The predecessor organization to the Bureau of Counterterrorism was the Office for Combating Terrorism, created in upon the recommendation of a special committee appointed by President Richard [ ]. Omnibus Counterterrorism Act of - Title I: Substantive Criminal Law Enhancements - Amends the Federal criminal code to establish penalties for acts of terrorism transcending national boundaries. Sets forth provisions regarding limits on prosecution, investigative responsibility, evidence, extraterritorial jurisdiction, the statute of. Shown Here: Reported to House with amendment(s) (10/06/) Antiterrorism Act of - Amends the Federal criminal code to define the term "international terrorism" to include activities that: (1) involve violent acts that are a violation of Federal or State laws, or that would be a criminal violation if committed within the jurisdiction of the United States or of any State; (2) appear to be. The Years of Lead was a period of socio-political turmoil in Italy that lasted from the late s into the early s. This period was marked by a wave of terrorism carried out by both right- and left-wing paramilitary groups. It was concluded that the former were supported by the United States as a strategy of tension.. General Gianadelio Maletti [], commander of the counter-intelligence.