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The Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

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The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the institution that sets standards on struggle against terrorist financing. It has 40 recommendations for money laundering, combating terrorist financing and proliferation. After the 9/11 attacks, the special recommendations that have been developed in the struggle against terrorist financing which have not been examined before in academic studies related to terrorism. Study try to evaluate the steps to establish and implement these standards of FATF. The fact that Terrorist Financing and FATF issue has already been very limited in academic studies and that the FATF special standards for combating terrorist financing have not been included in the academic studies. It makes difficult to find resources in this issue and have made it necessary to carry out the resource study in different languages.
The history of combating terrorist financing of international organizations will be narrated with reference to their reports. FATF, one of these international organizations, and its nine special recommendations brings out to combat terrorist financing will be examined in detail. These
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legal and illegal sources of terrorist financing will be explained in detail. The financing of terrorism concept will be explained.
In the third part of the study, the scope of international co-operation studies will be investigated during the struggle against terrorist financing. Struggle Against Terrorist financing include international organizations such as the International Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the United Nations, the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, the European Council, the European Union, the G-20, the Egmont Group, the Wolfsberg Group and the Basel Committee on Banking Regulations. Organizations' studies will be
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