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UN Conference to Focus on Measures to Prevent Terrorism

Attendees at a two-day U.N. conference on terrorism will focus on measures to prevent violent extremism from gaining a foothold and spreading, a U.N. official said Tuesday. Jehangir Khan, the director of the U.N. Counter-Terrorism Center, said violent extremism is "mushrooming" and is a "clear and present danger" around the world. "Everybody is potentially affected by violent extremism. Nobody is spared," Khan said, insisting that "the need for...

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