Accession Number:

AD1101900

Title:

Status of the Department of State's Security Enhancement Program

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

UNITED STATES GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-09-14

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

In your letter of April 5, 1984, you requested that we update our September 1982 report, Improvements Needed in Providing Security at Overseas Posts GAOID-82-61 to determine1 if the program deficiencies identified previously have been corrected and 2 if any further program deficiencies have developed which need to be corrected. As agreed with your office, this report describes the status of the State Departments Security Enhancement Program SEP which was established to deter terrorist acts against U.S. diplomatic personnel at overseas posts. We are continuing our evaluation of SEP and other security programs and will report fully on these matters in the future. Appendix Includes information on the SEP as of July 1984, including its direction, funding, and improvements made. Appendix II includes a follow-up of the recommendations made in our 1982 report.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE