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  1. News - China - SECURITY

    Anti-terrorism measures ‘in place’ ahead of Beijing Apec summit

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 01:18pm

    ... Darren Wee darren.wee@scmp.com Police chief says the capital will draw from security lessons learned during the 2008 Olympics Beijing has adopted anti-terrorism measures ahead ... on its experience during the 2008 Olympics to fight terrorism, the Hong Kong-based newspaper Wen Wei Po reported. “After the Olympics, anti-terror work has continually strengthened, making our ...

  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US anti-terrorism summit to stage 'zombie crisis'

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Associated Press in San Diego

    ... Associated Press in San Diego Military and first responders to observe exercise in which 'unpredictable enemy' unleashes crisis Military, police prepare for 'zombie' invasion Move over vampires, goblins and haunted houses, this kind of ...

  3. Anti-terror squad beefs up ahead of key events

    Posted Jan 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com The Hong Kong police force is to spend HK$2 million to upgrade and expand its anti-terrorist capabilities ahead of the inauguration of a new chief executive and the 15th anniversary of the handover. While the city� ...

  4. Concerns over new anti-terror squad

    Posted Oct 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung A lawmaker voiced concerns yesterday over a police plan to deploy heavily armed officers to patrol Hong Kong's streets during major events. Democratic Party legislator James To Kun-sun, also the deputy chairman of the Legislative Counci ...

  5. New anti-terror unit to patrol city

    Posted Oct 25th 2009, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford and Daniel Sin Members of an elite new police counterterrorism unit will patrol some of Hong Kong's most prominent landmarks during the East Asian Games. The unit, modelled on New York's Hercules team, will be ready when the Gam ...

  6. Beijing rolls out security measures

    Posted Jun 24th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... instruction given ahead of the Olympics. At least two new police stations would be set up along subway Line Four in the capital to cope with increased security checks, the report said. Anti-terrorism ... the Beijing Olympics, as it is an internal affair and we have to cope with the problems ourselves,' said Li Wei director of the anti-terrorism research centre of the China Institute ...

  7. Olympics safety 'crucial to success'

    Posted Jun 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... public security minister, said anti-terrorism work was the most important part of all security measures. Security in gymnasiums, Olympic villages and all important public places must be ensured. ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by The Guardian, CHINA DAILY, WASHINGTON POST

    ... the privacy US citizens are sacrificing in the name of security. On the last score, he has succeeded … The slides he released put the meat of real-world detail on the dry bones of the anti-terrorism ...

  9. Games city's security forces on high alert

    Posted Nov 11th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... the targeting of petitioners claiming unpaid wages in anti-terrorism drills. Chen Tianben, associate professor at the Chinese People's Public Security University, said the security targets ... to prepare against possible terrorism, and Guangzhou was no different from Beijing or Shanghai when it came to targets of anti-terrorism. 'Our anti-terrorism target is aligned with our national ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Protesters march in Washington against NSA surveillance

    Posted Oct 27th 2013, 04:28pm by Reuters in Washington

    ... That law marked its 12th anniversary on Saturday. It was passed in 2001 to improve anti-terrorism efforts and is now under scrutiny by privacy advocates who say it allows “dragnet” data gathering. ...




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