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For further explanation, in August , the U. Moreover, this agenda included strengthening cooperation and information sharing among law enforcement agencies as well as helping communities understand how to counter extremist propaganda especially the online-based ones Munnell and Todaro. Furthermore, according to Munnell and Todaro, there have been other deficiencies in the emergency response of the Homeland Security Department that revealed itself during the Boston Marathon Bombing which is the insufficient training on many levels.
For instance, firefighters weren't able to communicate properly while trying to save the victims. More, drills and exercises could have been used in a more efficient way to maintain preparedness and ensure a faster response. On the other hand, Arthur L. Emergency Medical Services EMS personnel as well as law enforcement agents in minutes were in the scene with ambulances transferring the injured victims to hospitals where surgeons worked hard to save them.
In this paper, the Boston Marathon Bombing is used as a case study to explain the role of Homeland Security in maintaining maximum security possible by using some of the tools mentioned above. The case study also highlights the deficiencies in HLS committee and how to overcome these deficiencies by updating the intelligence tools used as well as setting strategies for information sharing and better communication among different law enforcement agencies and government of all levels.
This terror event took place on April 15, around pm at — and Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts where two pressure cooker bombs exploded during a marathon event leading to the death of 3 and injured others including sixteen who lost their limbs Kellermann and Peleg. The two brothers have been involved in previous violent terrorism attacks on policemen and civilians.
For example, they were accused of shooting an MIT policeman, kidnapping a man from his own car, and shooting out with the police in at Watertown, where they severely injured two police officers. Although raised in Europe, the two brothers believed in the ideology of extremist Islam and followed Al-Qaeda online.
They claimed that they learned how to create a bomb from fireworks at home through a video that was shared online by one of Al-Qaeda members. After two solo exhibitions in Germany , , he organized his solo exhibition in Greece Zigos gallery, In , he started shooting experimental films in his studio in Hannover. His cinematic projects interact with his visual art creations, in which various printmaking techniques coexist with painting, drawing, collage, video, and other mixed media.
Complicated allusions to old cultures or traditional arts, along with critical comments on issues of modern times can be detected in his entire work. The complexity of the technical devices and the multilevel intellectual processing of the themes, are combined with an almost primitive expressive immediacy. He is also involved in art books illustration and editing.
His book Printmaking and printed art was published in by Metaixmio editions, an extensive manual that had been absent until then from art bibliography in Greece. He often exhibits his work in Greece and abroad, through solo and group exhibitions. He also participates in experimental film festivals and international printmaking biennials. Hamburg Hotels. We Price Match. Hotel Hotel Alsterblick. Hotel Alsterblick Reserve now. Fantastic location on the edge of the lake. Location in front of the alster, as well as its surroundings Latin, United States of America. The room was very comfortable and cosy.
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