A tougher security approach to terrorism may be counterproductive and could even potentially undermine the supremacy of civilian government in Indonesia.
The world cheered the defeat of IS in the Middle East, but the insurgency is far from over.
Preventing attacks in Indonesia by militants returning from the front lines in the Middle East may take more coordination with Australia.
The attacks show not only a shift in women's roles in violent extremism, but also the involvement of families in acts of terror.
The internet may provide the forum, but radicalisation remains a social process.
A recent intervention by the US, the UK and France is only part of a far broader – and deadlier – campaign.
An attack on a voter registration killed at least 57 people, and left scores more deciding where to go now.
These attacks do not involve direct contact with terrorists in the Middle East. Instead, individuals already living in the US are learning the “how-tos” of jihad online.
Islamic State systematically militarised the education systems of captured Iraqi and Syrian territory to turn the region’s children into ideological timebombs.
What should the UK do with foreign jihadis who return home?
The Canadian deal to sell helicopters to the Philippines has finally been killed. What took so long, and why was it the Philippines, not Canada, that ultimately scrubbed the deal?
Over the past three decades, Turkey has launched countless operations across the Iraqi and Syrian borders, succeeding only in making matters worse for itself. This time may be no different.
Such children suffer unique challenges.
Some African countries present a facade of democracy. The absence of substantive democracy is contributing to instability on the continent.
Much of Sinai is almost beyond Egyptian state control altogether.
As foreign Islamic State fighters return home, there needs to be proper prosecution of sexual violence in armed conflict.
Just because a group waves the IS flag or claims to be its friend doesn't mean a global insurgency is underway.
Russia is pursuing influence in Central Asia and competing with the US. Afghanistan offers it a chance to do both.
What lies ahead for IS after Mosul, Raqqa and tens of thousands of casualties?
Despite the fact that the Islamic State is on the run, the terrorist group still manages to inspire, motivate and maintain the social identity and cohesion of its members. Here's how.