Executive Order 13721: Developing an Integrated Global Engagement Center to Support Government-wide Counterterrorism Communications Activities Directed Abroad and Revoking Executive Order 13584 [open pdf - 194KB]
Alternate Title: EO 13721: Developing an Integrated Global Engagement Center to Support Government-wide Counterterrorism Communications Activities Directed Abroad and Revoking Executive Order 13584
"The Secretary of State (Secretary) shall establish the Global Engagement Center (Center) which shall lead the coordination, integration, and synchronization of Government-wide communications activities directed at foreign audiences abroad in order to counter the messaging and diminish the influence of international terrorist organizations, including the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), al Qa'ida, and other violent extremists abroad, with specific responsibilities as set forth in section 3 of this order. The executive director of the Center shall be the Special Envoy and Coordinator for Global Engagement Communications (Coordinator), who shall report to the Secretary through the Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy."
|Report Number:||Executive Order 13721; EO 13721|
|Publisher:||United States. Office of the Federal Register|
|Retrieved From:||Federal Register: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=FR|
|Source:||Federal Register (March 17, 2016). v.81 no.52, p.14685|