Tagged: counter-terrorism

‘France rules out Western military intervention in southern Libya,’ al-Jazeera (Qatar), 10 February 2014

France, who recently sent troops to northern Mali to fight armed Islamists, has ruled out Western intervention in southern Libya, at the request of Niger, who is concerned of the area becoming an even greater hotbed for terrorism. Continue reading

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‘Saudi Arabia donates $100 million to the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism,’ Mubasher (Saudia Arabia), 22 January 2014

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has donated $100 million dollars to the United Nations International Centre for Counter-Terrorism. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon expressed his thanks at a meeting with the Saudi foreign minister,  just before the Geneva II Convention began.

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