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MINISTER LUKAČ OPENED THE WORKSHOP ON THE PREVENTION OF RADICALISM, VIOLENT EXTREMISM AND TERRORISM

| Banja Luka | Friday, 19/04/2019

       Today, in Banja Luka, the Republic of Srpska Minister of the Interior, Mr Dragan Lukač, opened the workshop whose topic is ‘Institutional approach of the Republic of Srpska Government to the prevention of radicalism, violent extremism and terrorism’.
            Minister Lukač said that the Republic of Srpska Ministry of the Interior was in control of the events related to countering terrorism and extremism and exchanged information on the potential terrorists with other police and intelligence agencies in BIH.
            He reminded that, in 2016, the Republic of Srpska Government had adopted the Action plan for countering extremism and terrorism and that, the same year, they formed the Coordination body, headed by the representative of the Ministry, for monitoring the implementation of this plan.
            Furthermore, the Minister added that, this way, the Republic of Srpska Ministry of the Interior was also giving their contribution to the global coalition for countering extremism and terrorism.      
            This workshop, where the representatives of the institutions of the Republic of Srpska participate, is organised with the aim of strengthening the harmonized and comprehensive approach to the prevention and countering terrorism and extremism.