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Tunisia’s Political Crisis: A Slide to Authoritarianism?

Tunisia’s Political Crisis: A Slide to Authoritarianism?

In July 2021, following massive street protests, Tunisia’s President Kais Saied sacked the prime minister, suspended parliament temporarily, and stated his intent to move forward with widespread prosecutions as part…
Tunisia’s Political Crisis: A Slide to Authoritarianism?

Tunisia’s Political Crisis: A Slide to Authoritarianism?

In July 2021, following massive street protests, Tunisia’s President Kais Saied sacked the prime minister, suspended parliament temporarily, and stated his intent to move forward with widespread prosecutions as part…
Jihadi Lone Wolf Attacks Still Threaten Europe

Jihadi Lone Wolf Attacks Still Threaten Europe

According to the 2021 European Union Terrorism Situation and Trend Report, the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS) and al-Qaeda networks have…
Britain East of Suez; A return to empire, or is the world getting smaller?

Britain East of Suez; A return to empire, or is the world getting smaller?

In reflection of the US’s Pivot east, the UK has proposed a ‘tilt’ in this direction. This is in part…
Terrorism in Sahel Region in Africa: Explaining the Rise of Extremist Violence Terrorism

Terrorism in Sahel Region in Africa: Explaining the Rise of Extremist Violence Terrorism

The development of Islamic terrorism and extremism in the Sahel has been heavily influenced by the eruptive dysfunctions between the…
Covid-19 and Far Right Terror: The Quiet Before the Storm?

Covid-19 and Far Right Terror: The Quiet Before the Storm?

At first sight, it appears lockdown has been good for society’s battle against terrorism. According to data, in 2018 there…

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Gender and Radicalization - Online Seminar

Gender and Radicalization - Online Seminar

Gender and Radicalization Monday 26 July 2021 at 18:00 Brussels time/12:00 EST More women and girls join the ranks of…
Yemen’s Civil War: Issues of Rhetoric and Reality - Online Seminar

Yemen’s Civil War: Issues of Rhetoric and Reality - Online Seminar

A narrative of sectarian, proxy war has dominated portrayal of Yemen’s Civil War. This discussion will focus on the repercussions…
Substance Abuse and Islamic Terrorism in Europe with Dr Lewis Herrington and Ahmed Patel

Substance Abuse and Islamic Terrorism in Europe with Dr Lewis Herrington and Ahmed Patel

A discussion with author of the book "Understanding Islamic Terrorism in Europe: Drugs, Jihad, the Pursuit of martyrdom", Dr Lewis…

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