case study

Webinar 20/2020: Illicit trade of tobacco products

12 November 2020

Illicit trade of tobacco products is an ongoing criminal phenomenon in Europe affecting all countries. While main forms of tobacco fraud are unchanged nowadays there is strong shift towards illegal manufacturing of cigarettes within the EU and the smuggling of illicit whites through the Eastern border. The change of trend is clear though smuggling of genuine and counterfeit products concealed in maritime containers also remain significant.


Webinar AdHoc 39: Design and implementation of Soft Targets Operational Action Plans - Case Study: Champions League Finals, Lisbon 2020

30 October 2020

The objective of the webinar is to:

  • Identify the most relevant risks assessments concerning Soft Targets;

  • Summarize the challenges and difficulties concerning the design and Implementation of this operation;

  • Recognise the effectiveness of a coordinated multidimensional approach and cooperation with other security, safety and intelligence units to prevent terrorists / extremists attacks;

  • Underline lessons learned from this operation to the future of Protection of Soft Targets.




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