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Presidential Decision Directive 39: U.S. Policy on Counterterrorism   [open pdf - 691KB]

Alternate Title: PDD/NSC 39: U.S. Policy on Counterterrorism

Presidential Directive 39 explains the U.S. policy on terrorism. "It is the policy of the United States to deter, defeat and respond vigorously to all terrorist attacks on our territory and against our citizens, or facilities, whether they occur domestically, in international waters or airspace or on foreign territory. The United States regards all such terrorism as a potential threat to national security as well as a criminal act and will apply all appropriate means to combat it."

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Presidential Decision Directive 39; PDD/NSC 39
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1995-06-21
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