Australia and Indonesia: new approach to cut financial lifeline to terrorists

The Australian and Indonesian governments are joining forces on a new six-pronged approach to cut the financial lifelines that enable terrorists. Today, Australia and Indonesia’s financial intelligence agencies, AUSTRAC and PPATK, signed an agreement to target counter-terrorism financing and anti-money laundering. The PPATK-AUSTRAC Partnership Program 2017 builds on a seven year collaboration, and includes almost…