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June 15, 2008

START Director Interviewed on Human Security Report (Congressional Quarterly)

Congressional Quarterly Reporter, Matt Korade, interviewed START Director, Dr. Gary LaFree, on the recent Human Security Brief and its mention of discrepancies between its own findings and those of START's Global Terrorism Database. LaFree outlined the different ways terrorist events are reported as well as discussing recent trends in terrorism. Full text available here.