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What does ATA stand for?

ATA stands for Anti-Terrorism Act

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Tikrit / NINA /--Police force battalions of Salahuddin province, arrested on Monday afternoon, director of Siniyah district north of Tikrit capital of the province in accordance with Article IV of the Anti-terrorism Act , as police source reported.
TUNIS (TAP) - Justice Minister Noureddine B'hiri said that the number of defendants involved in the US embassy incidents reached 122, three of whom are still on the loose, 13 on release but at the disposal of justice, and the remaining others under custody, adding that the accused had been brought to justice by virtue of the Criminal Code provisions and not under the Anti-Terrorism Act.
Leader of the Senate Nayyar Hussain Bokhari proposed that cases be registered even against FM stations having valid licence under the Anti-Terrorism Act if they were involved in dissemination of religious hatred, however, the committee did not agree to his point.
Jamie, 32, added: "They had to say, 'We are holding you under the Anti-Terrorism Act because you're running around in flak jackets and a utility belt'.