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View Resource Terrorism Information Awareness (TIA) System

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency maintains this site for its highly controversial Terrorism Information Awareness (TIA) program. Designed to significantly expand intelligence gathering and information coverage, the TIA program "will enable the intelligence community to evaluate new technologies through experimentation, and rapidly transition it to operational use." This Web site...
View Resource is a special report of the United States Institute of Peace about "How Modern Terrorism Uses the Internet." Professor Gabriel Weimann of Haifa University, Israel, reports on websites maintained by terrorist organizations and "identifies no fewer than eight different ways in which terrorists are using the Internet to advance their cause, ranging from psychological warfare to recruitment,...
View Resource UN Action To Counter Terrorism

The United Nations has been concerned about the growing threat of terrorism for decades, and in 2006, their member states adopted a comprehensive global strategy to counter terrorism. Visitors with an interest in their strategy will want to visit the site to read about the strategy and to also learn about some of their related activities. After reading a brief introduction about the overall...