Terrorists (31 - 33 of 33 items)
Combating Terrorism: Observations on Biological Terrorism and Public Health Initiatives
T-NSIAD-99-112: Published: Mar 16, 1999. Publicly Released: Mar 16, 1999.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO discussed its ongoing work and preliminary observations on the biological terrorist threat and some aspects of the Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) bioterrorism initiative, focusing on: (1) intelligence agencies' judgments about the threat of terrorism; (2) the importance and benefits of threat and risk assessments to provide a sound basis for...
Combating Terrorism: Observations on Federal Spending to Combat Terrorism
T-NSIAD/GGD-99-107: Published: Mar 11, 1999. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 1999.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO discussed its work and observations on federal spending to combat terrorism, focusing on: (1) the foreign-origin and domestic terrorism threat; (2) program growth and other issues raised throughout its work on combating terrorism; and (3) steps the executive branch has taken toward improving crosscutting management and coordination and provide some prelimin...
Combating Terrorism: Federal Agencies' Efforts to Implement National Policy and Strategy
NSIAD-97-254: Published: Sep 26, 1997. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 1997.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed U.S. efforts to combat terrorism, focusing on federal agencies' programs and activities to: (1) prevent and deter terrorism; (2) respond to terrorist threats and incidents; and (3) manage the consequences of a terrorist act, especially involving weapons of mass destruction.GAO noted that: (1) under sponsorship of the National Security Council (NSC)...