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Eminent experts from SAARC to meet in Delhi to strengthen anti-terrorism mechanism

Updated: Sep 16, 2016 17:45 IST

New Delhi [India], Sept.16 (ANI): The second meeting of the high level group of eminent experts from the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries will be held on September 22-23, 2016 in New Delhi.

The aim of the meeting is to strengthen the SAARC anti-terror mechanism. The first meeting was held in New Delhi in February 2012.

The agenda of the meeting includes functioning of a SAARC Terrorist Offences Monitoring Desk (STOMD) and a SAARC Drug Offences Monitoring Desk (SDOMD), countering terrorism and strengthening anti-terrorism mechanisms in SAARC, intelligence sharing and police cooperation, human resource development and relationship building, combating corruption and cyber crimes, among others. (ANI)