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In conjunction with other bureaus and agencies, the Office of Global Sanctions and Threat Finance:

  • Builds international support for combating terrorist financing in bilateral and multilateral fora
  • Develops and implements strategies for diminishing the financing available to specific terrorist groups in coordination with other U.S. government agencies and departments
  • Coordinates domestic and United Nations terrorism designations
  • Encourage countries to take actions to freeze terrorist assets
  • Supports efforts to provide technical assistance to foreign governments working against terrorist finance



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