United States (STL.News) – Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, traveled to London on March 14 to discuss the U.K.’s recent designation of Hizballah. During his visit, Ambassador Sales congratulated our British allies for their leadership in designating Hizballah in its entirety and rejecting the false distinction between its military wing and its … Continue reading United States | Counterterrorism Coordinator Ambassador Nathan A. Sales’ Visit to London To Discuss U.K. Decision To Designate Lebanese Hizballah
United States – Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, and General Raymond Thomas, Commander of USSOCOM, co-hosted a Senior Leader Seminar (SLS) on Battlefield Evidence at the Wargame Center in Tampa, Florida on December 6. This SLS is part of a Department of State, Department of Justice, and Department of Defense initiative launched … Continue reading United States | Ambassador Nathan A. Sales Co-Hosts Senior Leaders Seminar on Battlefield Evidence
United States – Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, will travel to Montreal, Canada on November 30, to speak at ICAO’s High Level Conference on Aviation Security. His speech will highlight the need to disrupt terrorist travel by implementing UN Security Council Resolution 2396 obligations on collecting and using Passenger Name Record data. … Continue reading United States | Ambassador Nathan A. Sales To Travel to Canada for the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) Second High Level Conference on Aviation Security
United States – The Department of State has designated Hajji ‘Abd al-Nasir as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist (SDGT) under Section 1(b) of Executive Order 13224, which imposes sanctions on foreign persons who have committed, or pose a significant risk of committing, acts of terrorism. Today’s designation seeks to deny al-Nasir the resources to plan … Continue reading United States | State Department Terrorist Designation of Hajji ‘Abd al-Nasir
United States – Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, will travel to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia November 5-6 and Manama, Bahrain November 7-8. He will meet with leaders there to discuss cooperation to blunt the Iranian regime’s support for terrorism, countering the financing of terrorism, and deterring terrorist travel. SOURCE: news provided by STATE.GOV … Continue reading United States | Ambassador Nathan A. Sales Travel to Saudi Arabia and Bahrain
United States – MR PALLADINO: Thank you. Hello, everyone. This is Robert Palladino. Thank you so much for joining us for today’s call. Today’s call is on the record. And I also want to note that both the call and the report are embargoed until the end of the call. Today the State Department is … Continue reading United States | Coordinator for Counterterrorism Nathan A. Sales on the Release of the Country Reports on Terrorism 2017
United States – Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, the U.S. Coordinator for Counterterrorism, and Commissioner General Suhardi Alius, Chief of the Indonesian National Counterterrorism Agency, signed a Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Indonesia on Strengthening Counterterrorism Cooperation. The MOU was signed on … Continue reading United States | Ambassador Sales Signs MOU To Strengthen Counterterrorism Cooperation With Indonesia
United States – Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, will be in Singapore, Malaysia, and Indonesia September 10-14. Ambassador Sales will engage in bilateral discussions with his counterparts on counterterrorism cooperation, countering violent extremism, foreign terrorist fighters, and aviation security. —– SOURCE: news provided by STATE.GOV on September 10, 2018.