Training Workshop: Investigating and Prosecuting Preparatory Acts of Terrorism, Terrorist Attacks, and Terrorism Financing

Starting DateFebruary 14, 2017 Ending DateFebruary 16, 2017 Valletta, Malta

On 14-16 February, the IIJ hosted a training workshop for prosecutors and investigators from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, and Serbia.

Case studies from the Balkans region, the Netherlands, and the United States guided active discussions on defining and identifying preparatory acts of terrorism, terrorism financing and the role of financial intelligence in terrorism investigations, and freezing and confiscating terrorist assets. The workshop was the seventh in a series under the Balkans Regional Counterterrorism (CT) program led by the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Overseas Prosecutorial Development Assistance and Training (OPDAT).

The Balkans Regional CT program aims to address terrorism and the FTF phenomenon through case-based CT training for investigators, prosecutors and judges in the region.

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