Lt. Col. Ozkan Altiner

  • CT Branch Chief
  • Gendarmerie General Command, Turkiye

Lt.Col. Özkan Altiner works as the counter-terrorism branch chief within the gendarmerie general command HQ for 4 years. His primary focus is investigating and analysing the terror crimes related to PKK. He has had a wide spectrum of experiences in different areas including border security.

He previously worked as the education & cooperation section chief in NATO Stability Policing COE.

This is his 23rd serving year as a gendarmerie officer.


  • NATO COEDAT Workshop: Countering the Movement of Terrorists across Borders

    A Centre of Excellence (COE) is an entity offering specialised expertise and experience to the benefit of the NATO Alliance, especially in support of Transformation. The Centre of Excellence Defence Against Terrorism (COE-DAT) is a NATO accredited, multi-national sponsored entity located in Ankara, Türkiye. COE-DAT was inaugurated in 2005 as the second among the 30 […]