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  1. HK police launch anti-terror task force

    Posted Mar 25th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Chen discussed co-operation on counter-terrorism, among other issues, the police said. Anti-terrorism is among the commissioner's operational priorities this year. Last month's budget saw the creation of 104 posts for anti-terrorism work. But the Hong Kong government insists the city does not face any higher risk of terrorism. Tsang- who took up the post as head ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Jul 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Code due for terrorism law A code of practice under The United Nations (Anti Terrorism Measures) Ordinance is expected to go into force by early next year after the legislature passed a motion to amend it. The Code of Practice regulates how law enforcement agencies conduct interviews with people who are required to answer questions, furnish information or produce material under ...

  3. Taiwan tests its readiness for wide range of disasters

    Posted Jun 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Taiwan staged a large anti-terrorism and disaster-response drill at Taipei's port yesterday, simulating various kinds of terrorist attack, a radiation leak and contamination by poisonous chemicals. Codenamed the 2011 Chinhua Exercise, it was the largest anti-terrorism and anti-disaster drill held in Taiwan, testing ...

  4. Global appeal to fight Muslim separatists

    Posted Sep 06th 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... crackdown, according to mainland public security officials. Zhao Yongchen, a vice-director of the Ministry of Public Security's anti-terrorism department, said 'Eastern Turkestan ... forces' of terrorism, religious extremism and separatism. Li Wei, director of the anti-terrorism research centre at the China Modern International Relations Institute, said countries that did ...

  5. US impressed by Britain's 28-day detention law

    Posted Aug 16th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... fierce debate in US Congress over the extent of the executive branch's anti-terrorism powers. Meanwhile, the FBI is reviewing evidence seized in the British investigation of the air terror ...

  6. Answers needed on Tube shooting

    Posted Jul 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... years is tiny by global standards. Anti-terrorism police have been instructed to shoot to kill. But the shooting of an innocent man is a sign of how jittery they have become, at a time when ...

  7. Experts doubt Xinjiang radical group's claim over deadly blasts

    Posted Jul 27th 2008, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... connection between them,' said Li Wei, director of the China Institute of Contemporary International Relations' Centre for Anti-terrorism Research. He said the separatist group had been ...



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