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THE TERROR WATCH LIST DATABASE TROUBLES CONTINUE ESSAYThe Terror Watch List Database Troubles Continue1. Why was the consolidated terror watch list created? What are thebenefits of the list?The terrorist watch list is a data base including suspected terrorist that trying to obtain visas,enter the country, board aircraft, or engage in other activities. The FBI’s Terrorist ScreeningCenter (TSC) was established after the September 11 attacks in 2001, to organize and standardizeinformation about suspected terrorists between multiple government agencies into a single list toenhance communications between agencies . The watch list created to collect and maintainterrorist information and nominate individual for inclusion in the Terrorist Screening Centre,TSC consolidated watch list. The watch list currently includes about 420,000 names, 8,000 ofAmericans, 16,000 of people not allowed to fly including 500 of Americans. The terrorist screencentre demonstrate, It is apparent once someone on list it is hard to get off it. They allow allgovernment agencies to check the names against the same comprehensive list with the mostaccurate and up-to date information known suspected terrorists.The consolidated terrorist watch list is one of the most effective counterterrorism tools for the USgovernment. Multiple US government agencies are keeping individual lists and they unable toperform invariable process to share proper details. Nowadays, the government do watch listmatching on the air lines including international carriers. The security benefit of this givesevidence that many ordinary passengers get mistakenly drawn into the no-fly filter of a particularairline. So inside the government they have to bring watch list matching process and must solvefalse issues where ordinary passengers have to explain that they are not the person on the list.The other benefit of the list is: it is convenient way to supply information’s to the governmentprocess of collecting terrorist details. Other than this list can be circulate to wide range ofgovernment agencies to deter or detect the movement of known or suspected terrorists. And alsoit can be used for prescreening passengers from all over the world that travelling and enteringUnited State. When person exits the country by plane, airline officers are to check that personagainstterrorwatchlist.This is clearly helping to maintain country’s conciliatory. The terror watch list designed toprevent attacks by keeping a close watch on listed terrorists.

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Government, Federal Bureau of Investigation, United States Department of Homeland Security, watch list, No Fly List

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