Just released: State Department’s Country Reports on Terrorism 2016

The newly-released Country Reports on Terrorism 2016 report provides the Department of State’s annual, statutorily mandated assessment of trends and events in international terrorism that transpired in 2016, including country-by-country breakdowns of foreign government counterterrorism cooperation, and profiles of designated Foreign Terrorist Organizations.

This year’s report examines local issues in East Asia and the Pacific including the flow of foreign terrorist fighters (FTFs) to Iraq or Syria, international cooperation between law enforcement and judicial authorities, and the participation of East Asian countries in regional and international efforts to counter terrorism in 2016.

Find the full Country Reports on Terrorism 2016 report here, or just the section relevant to Australia here.

Country Reports on Terrorism 2016 is submitted in compliance with Title 22 of the United States Code, Section 2656f (the “Act”), which requires the Department of State to provide to Congress a full and complete annual report on terrorism for those countries and groups meeting the criteria of the Act.