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Department Of Homeland Security: Progress In Implementing 9/11 Commission Recommendations, 2011

Published July 2011

This yearly Department of Homeland Security report on progress regarding the 9/11 Commission's recommendations was released in July, 2011. The executive summary states, "In recognition of the 9/11 Commission Report and the tenth anniversary of 9/11, this report describes how DHS has addressed specific 9/11 Commission recommendations over the past ten years, making America stronger and more resilient. While challenges remain, the Department continues to focus on minimizing risks while maximizing the ability to respond and recover from attacks and disasters of all kinds."

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