When we speak of potential targets for terrorism, we are
most concerned about critical infrastructure (those services that we need to
function as a society, such as utilities and emergency services).
Additionally, certain sites of historical and symbolic significance are
also concerns. Politics can play a role in determining these types of
sites. Fusion centers can help in predicting potential terrorist targets.
This FEMA document looks at different types of threats, as well as
measures that can be undertaken to protect these areas:
it more important to protect targets, or to focus upon the individuals who
might perpetrate terrorism?
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