Policy paper

Counter-terrorism: government response

Government response to the 17th report from the Home Affairs Select Committee session 2013-14 HC 231: Counter-terrorism.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


The UK’s response to the terrorist threat (accessible version)

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The government’s response to the UK terrorist threat and the significant changes that are available to protect the UK from terrorists. In the Committee’s final report, 28 recommendations were set out. In this response each recommendation is considered in detail.

Published 11 February 2015