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What does CIST stand for?

CIST stands for Countering Ideological Support for Terrorism

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  • Military and Government

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In terms of countering ideological support for terrorism, airpower has had little positive effect, and collateral damage from even the "precise" use of airpower has been, at times, counterproductive.
Chapters discuss nuclear weapons policy, energy security, China's growing ecological footprint, countering ideological support for terrorism, border security and disease, policy towards the Central Asian states, security challenges in the Middle East, and approaches to North Korea's nuclear program.
strategy in the war on terrorism are: one, protecting the homeland; two, disrupting and attacking terrorist networks; and three, countering ideological support for terrorism.