An interactive discussion was also held between the guests and a number of UN officials, including the Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate
, Michele Coninsx, and the Deputy to the High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, Thomas Markram.
The Permanent Delegation of Qatar to the UN and the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate
briefed the member-states on the Doha Forum on Foreign Fighters held in Doha on October 30 and 31, Titled "Doha Forum on Foreign Fighters: Policies and Actions to Address Threats and Protect Vulnerable Communities" and to review the Madrid Guidelines.
NEW YORK (CyHAN)- Ahead of a meeting of the Security Council's counter-terrorism committee, the Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate (CTED), Jean-Paul Laborde, said terrorist organizations are "gradually using women to recruit other women."
SOUNDBITE (English) Jean-Paul Laborde, Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate (CTED):
Amman, May 24 (Petra) -- Interior Minister Salmah Hammad, along with Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate
at the UN, Jean-Paul Laborde, on Sunday discussed counter-terrorism efforts and the latest developments in the region.
Central Asia remains focus of attention of the Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate
in view of existing security threats in the region, he added.
UNITED NATIONS -- UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon on Thursday appointed Jean-Paul Laborde of France as the Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate
(CTED) at the assistant-secretary general level.
While MEPs were voting on the report in Strasbourg, the new UN Assistant Secretary General, Mike Smith, serving as the head of the Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate
, was in Brussels on 19 February for talks with EU officials, including anti-terrorism tsar Gilles de Kerchove.
This assistance could be facilitated by the Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate
(CTED) if its authority is extended by the Security Council to serve as a 'clearing house' for inter-state assistance to develop domestic counter-terrorism capacities.
For example, the Resolution consolidates the Committee's support personnel under a new Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate
. The recent resolution does not affect Resolution 1373 which originally set up the Committee soon after 9/11.
The Chief of the Prime Minister's Office Defense and Emergencies Department, Kolbai Musaev, today met with Mike Smith, Executive Director of the UN Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate
, reported the government's press office.