ABSTRACT

National Security Decision Directive 179: Task Force on Combatting Terrorism   [open pdf - 146KB]

Alternate Title: NSDD 179: Task Force on Combatting Terrorism

NSDD 179 established a task force, to be headed by Vice President George Bush, to review and evaluate U.S. policy and programs in the counterterrorism area. In particular, the task force was to assess national priorities assigned to combat terrorism, especially concerning intelligence responsibilities; the assignment of responsibilities after a terrorist incident; and evaluate laws and law enforcement programs concerning terrorism.

Report Number:
NSDD 179; National Security Decision Directive 179
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Date:
1985-07-20
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
National Security Archive, George Washington Universtiy: http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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