Global Counterterrorism Forum

United States | Fifteenth Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) Coordinating Committee Meeting, Malaga, Spain

United States – The Fifteenth Coordinating Committee Meeting of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), co-chaired by Morocco and the Netherlands, took place today in Malaga, Spain. Coordinator for Counterterrorism Ambassador Nathan A. Sales represented the United States and briefed GCTF members on the activities of the Foreign Terrorist Fighter (FTF) Working Group, urged countries to … Continue reading United States | Fifteenth Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) Coordinating Committee Meeting, Malaga, Spain

United States | Launch Event and First Regional Workshop of the GCTF Initiative To Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems Threats

United States – The United States and Germany, under the auspices of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), launched the Initiative to Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems (C-UAS) Threats on December 13, 2018 in Berlin. The launch event was held alongside the Initiative’s first regional workshop on December 14, which focused on countering the UAS threat in … Continue reading United States | Launch Event and First Regional Workshop of the GCTF Initiative To Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems Threats

United States | Launch Event of the GCTF Terrorist Travel Initiative

United States – The United States and Morocco, under the auspices of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), today launched the GCTF Terrorist Travel Initiative in New York on the margins of the UN General Assembly. Formally named the “Initiative on Improving Capabilities for Detecting and Interdicting Terrorist Travel through Enhanced Terrorist Screening and Information Sharing,” … Continue reading United States | Launch Event of the GCTF Terrorist Travel Initiative

United States | Ninth Ministerial Plenary Meeting of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF)

United States | The Ninth Ministerial Plenary Meeting of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), co-chaired by the Netherlands and Morocco, took place today in New York on the margins of the UN General Assembly. Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan represented the United States, and introduced two new U.S. co-led initiatives on terrorist travel … Continue reading United States | Ninth Ministerial Plenary Meeting of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF)