Latest counter-terrorism News

UN experts condemn lethal force against protesters, misuse of term ‘terrorists’: Kazakhstan
Press briefing notes on Tunisia
UN experts urge Indian authorities to stop targeting Kashmiri human rights defender Khurram Parvez and release him immediately
Protective Security Officer graduation sees skills upgraded for COVID quarantine duties
UN experts condemn conviction of Pakistan human rights defender and minority activist Idris Khattak
Review of Search and Surveillance Act to commence next year
Hizballah and Base listed as terrorist organisations
UN expert applauds return of women and children from conflict zones, recommends further reforms: Uzbekistan
AML/CFT risk ratings confirmed for sectors under FMA supervision
UN expert to assess right to protest and form associations: Niger
UN experts urge release of rights defenders in Egypt, condemn misuse of counter-terrorism measures
Comment by UN Human Rights Office spokesperson Rupert Colville on arrest of human rights defender Khurram Parvez and recent killings
Revamped National Security website launched to keep Australians safe and protect our way of life
Massive rise in racism concerns must impel action
In dialogue with Bolivia, Experts of Committee against Torture welcome progress against gender-based violence and ask about prison
UN human rights and counter-terrorism expert on mission to Uzbekistan
Morrison government to list two new terrorist organisations
New laws at odds with Independent National Security Legislation Monitor
Keeping Australia safe from high risk terrorist offenders
$4 million investment for NSW Police with new tactical marine vessels launched
Bachelet deplores persecution of journalists in Myanmar
Senior UN official calls for holistic approach to tackle security and human rights crisis: Mali
AUSTRAC statement 2021: de-banking
Israel’s “terrorism” designation an unjustified attack on Palestinian civil society – Bachelet
Civil Society Representatives Brief Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women on Situation
UN experts condemn Israel’s designation of Palestinian human rights defenders as terrorist organisations
Freedom of thought increasingly violated worldwide, UN expert warns
Star faces major class action after money laundering revelations spark share price plunge
AFP should retain counter-terrorism powers to keep Australians safe
Counter-terrorism measures increasingly diverging from human rights standards, UN expert warns
Petition launched to bring our Afghan Kiwis home
Three counter terrorism sentences handed down in one day – one an Australian first
ICRC calls on States to ensure counter terrorism measure do not negatively impact humanitarian action
Afghanistan’s imminent health system collapse will result in thousands more child deaths every month
Government establishes counter-terrorism research centre and scholarships
Counter-Terrorism Legislation Bill passes into law
Statement On NZ Royal Commission
Green Party respond to Royal Commission report into March 15 terror attack
Government accepts all Royal Commission recommendations
Counter terrorism laws to be strengthened
Australian unions join a global day of action to stop trade union repression in Philippines
FPDA Defence Ministers’ Joint Statement
Five Power Defence Arrangements Defence Ministers’ Joint Statement
New tool to combat terrorism
Charges laid over international money-laundering operation
NSW police lay charges over international money-laundering operation
Government should implement Renwick’s recommendations
High Risk Terrorist Offenders bill under scrutiny