However, in some cases, the Regional Defense Counterterrorism Fellowship (RDCTF) program was used to fund attendance at new courses specifically focused on counterterrorism, such as Combating Terrorism in a Democratic Society and Civil-Military Responses to Terrorism offered primarily at the same institutions that had previously seen students from Central Asia, such as the Center for Civil-Military Relations at NPS and the DIILS
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was taken from
Since February 2004, DIILS
has conducted an ongoing series of seminars and training missions for Afghan Ministry of Defense and Afghan National Army lawyers, at the request of OMC-A.
This training was one of a number of significant education events held with the Afghan Ministry of Defense (MoD) and General Staff lawyers this year, and is part of a larger, on-going, security cooperation initiative requiring DIILS
instruction throughout the year.
Contributing towards those partnership capabilities, interests, and goals, DIILS
is a joint organization that reports directly to the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA).
In June 2005 DIILS
and MNSTC-I worked on a follow-on seminar.
also incorporates gender-based violence issues in mobile courses, and has addressed VAW in occasional special courses prepared on request for foreign militaries.
During an assessment visit in March of 2002, DIILS
helped the U.
Originally a part of the Naval Justice School, DIILS
has become a major part of the Expanded International Military Education and Training Program.
Baker to receive an orientation tour of DIILS
and briefings on the DIILS
mission, and to engage in extensive discussions with the DIILS
staff on their various responsibilities.
CDR Waltman served as the fourth Director of DIILS
, from June 15, 1999 to August 14, 2001.
is the number one provider worldwide of training under the Congressionally mandated expanded international military education and training (E-IMET) program.