KUWAIT – INTERPOL Secretary General Jürgen Stock met with Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior of Kuwait to address terrorism and organized crime.
The discussions took place on the sidelines of the Ministerial Meeting of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS/Daesh.
Attended by Ministers of Foreign Affairs from the 70 coalition countries, as well as from the European Union, NATO and the Arab League, Secretary General Stock underlined INTERPOL’s continued commitment as the key law enforcement partner.
INTERPOL currently has more than 43,200 foreign terrorist profiles in its databases, accessible by national police and border services in its 192 member countries.
Since the creation of the Coalition in 2014, information on Da’esh affiliates shared via INTERPOL has grown by 50 times.