The U.S. has continued to ramp up their efforts in Southeast Asia as terrorism continues to grow in the region. A regional counterterrorism expert meeting has recently taken place that highlighted the effort shown and what needs to be improved on. Washington’s endeavors in the area include more training, new equipment and technology being implemented, and designing new programs designed to specifically focus on eradicating terrorist networks. This recent conference was held by the U.S. Embassy in the Philippines Department of Justice Office and is known as the Southeast Asia Regional Experts Exchange.
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