Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano who attend the Council meeting announced the latest results of "Programme Global Shield," an international effort by over 70 countries to counter the illicit diversion and trafficking of chemicals that would have been used by terrorists and other criminal organizations to manufacture explosive devices.
What does GS stand for?
GS stands for Global Shield
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Under Project Global Shield, more than 60 participating countries are currently sharing information with each other to ensure that chemicals entering their countries are being used in safe and legal ways, leading to successful interdictions of a number of suspicious shipments and providing promising investigative leads on the smuggling of precursor chemicals into Afghanistan and Pakistan, the statement added.