ATA 61GA | Mr. Peter SPOOR – The New Dimensions of the Fight against Terrorism
“COOPERATIVE SECURITY & INTERCONNECTED THREATS”
Brussels, 19 November 2015
ATA – Atlantic Treaty Association
The New Dimensions of the Fight against Terrorism
Mr. Peter SPOOR
Advisor to the European Union Counter-Terrorism Coordinator
Chief Policy Analyst, Security Europe
Dr. Peter Logan Spoor is Advisor to the EU Counter-Terrorism Coordinator. In this capacity, he advises on all aspects of the EU counter-terrorism policy, with a particular focus on the Middle East and Africa. Prior, he was Political Counsellor at the British Embassy in Ankara, where he was in charge of the counter-terrorism and foreign fighter’s dossiers, liaising with the Turkish Foreign and Interior Ministries, Turkish National Police and other EU missions.
Former Deputy Head of the Migration Directorate, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, he was also Head of the Regional Proliferation Team, FCO Non-Proliferation Department.