The United Nations Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee
Guided by Security Council resolutions 1373 (2001) and 1624 (2005), the CTC works to bolster the ability of United Nations Member States to prevent terrorist acts both within their borders and across regions. It was established in the wake of the 11 September terrorist attacks in the United States.
The CTC is assisted by the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED), which carries out the policy decisions of the Committee, conducts expert assessments of each Member State and facilitates counter-terrorism technical assistance to countries.
Ahead of a review of the so-called Madrid Guiding Principles on foreign terrorist fighters (FTFs), the Permanent Mission of [...]
On 27-28 November 2018, CTED participated in the second plenary meeting of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) Working Group on [...]
The UN Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) has been mandated by the Council to promote the adoption [...]
CTC Chair holds open briefing ahead of review of the Madrid Guiding Principles on foreign terrorist fighters
On 20 November 2018, the Chair of the Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC) held an open briefing to the [...]