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Boris Johnson and the UK's Security Legacy

Boris Johnson and the UK's Security Legacy

Aside from the chaos and scandal that characterised Boris Jhonson’s time in power, there is a deeper legacy of his tenure as Britain’s prime minister: He severely weakened his country’s…
Boris Johnson and the UK's Security Legacy

Boris Johnson and the UK's Security Legacy

Aside from the chaos and scandal that characterised Boris Jhonson’s time in power, there is a deeper legacy of his tenure as Britain’s prime minister: He severely weakened his country’s…
Interpol’s emirati head has still not resigned

Interpol’s emirati head has still not resigned

In November 2021, Ahmed Nasser al-Raisi was elected president of Interpol for a four-year term. Human rights groups have accused…
NATO and Columbia

NATO and Columbia

In March this year, US President Joe Biden announced his intention to designate Colombia as a major non-NATO ally. Under…
NATO and the Baltic states

NATO and the Baltic states

The United States and its allies’ credibility is in jeopardy nowhere more than in the Baltic Sea region. Article 5…
Will Sweden and Finland join NATO? 

Will Sweden and Finland join NATO? 

Putin’s ruthless drive to keep Ukraine out of NATO has, inadvertently, increased the military alliance’s popularity among other potential members.…
War in Ukraine: Security, trade and oil

War in Ukraine: Security, trade and oil

While the US was seeking to generate international support for Ukraine and contain a jump in oil prices, the White…

Archive articles

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…
Right versus Left Political Violence: an Anarchist perspective

Right versus Left Political Violence: an Anarchist perspective

Over the last year, extremist organisations exploited the Covid-19 pandemic to spread radical discourse across Europe, according to EUROPOL’s TESAT…
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…
Radicalization of Women in the Western Balkans

Radicalization of Women in the Western Balkans

In the Western Balkans, radicalization has occurred over the last decade
The Role of Women in a Misogynist Narrative: Jihadi Terrorism and White Supremacist Ideology

The Role of Women in a Misogynist Narrative: Jihadi Terrorism and White Supremacist Ideology

Stephanie Fogget, Director of Global Communications at The Soufan Group talks to us about the role of women in a…
Ukraine’s Foreign Fighters 

Ukraine’s Foreign Fighters 

Ukraine’s eastern front attracts foreign fighters from all over Europe. 
Online Surveillance and Terrorism

Online Surveillance and Terrorism

TACTICS talks to Quirine Eijkman, who is Professor of Access to Justice at the Research centre for Social Innovation about the…
Substance abuse and Islamic Terrorism in Europe, is there a connection?

Substance abuse and Islamic Terrorism in Europe, is there a connection?

The book "Understanding Islamic Terrorism in Europe: Drugs, Jihad, the Pursuit of martyrdom"by Dr Lewis Herrington provides yet another thread…