Engaging the Public
The threat of foreign terrorist fighters and the scourge of violent extremism are not just security challenges, they are also political and development challenges affecting stability and the social fabric of communities, countries and regions.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in remarks to Security Council debate on combating terrorism, New York, 19 Nov '14
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