Shamima Begum being interviewed by the BBC at a refugee camp in Syria.
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Women used to be largely ignored by counter-radicalisation strategies. Why that changed.
Anti-terror police guard the house of the family that detonated bombs in Surabaya, Indonesia, May 15 2018.
To prevent people from climbing the staircase to terrorism, educating people about the values of tolerance should start early.
A vigil in Finsbury Park following an attack on pedestrians outside a mosque in 2017.
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While Islamophobic acts in Paris mainly take place in public institutions, in London they’re mainly on the street or on public transport.
Memorials to the terror attack have become visual and transient – a battleground to contest parts of French identity.
Collective prayer on October 20 in Mogadishu in tribute to the 276 dead and 300 wounded, victims of the October 14 terrorist attack. Terrorism has become a global weapon.
Contemporary terrorism is rooted in a form of political violence dating from the French Revolution. It is rooted in social facts and is now evolving on a global scale.
Police work near a damaged Home Depot truck on Nov. 1, 2017, after a motorist drove onto a bike path near the World Trade Center memorial.
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Sayfullo Saipov, the suspect in the Manhattan bike path attack, wasn’t a devout Muslim. He cursed and came late to prayers. A terrorism expert explains why such a man may want to be a martyr.
Stretching the limits of civil liberties.
France has been living under a a state of emergency for nearly two years. The president now wants to make some of its most controversial elements permanent law.
At a memorial honouring the victims of the recent Spanish terrorist attacks, a family embraces a Barcelona policeman who helped them during the mayhem.
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Despite the recent terrorist attacks in Spain, the European Union has dramatically improved its counterterrorism efforts. Here’s how.
A makeshift memorial to the victims of the terrorist attack in Barcelona. Police killed five men August 18 believed to have been involved.
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With terrorists striking again in Spain and in Finland, one cannot help but ask – again – why people want to follow the Islamic State. Some new theories are emerging.
Khuram Shazad Butt (left) and Rachid Redouane, named as two of the men shot dead by police following the terrorist attack on London Bridge and Borough Market.
The way we talk about attacks is actually helping the extremists’ monstrous cause.
Much of the focus of people’s and the media’s attentions is on the victims of terrorism rather than the perpetrators.
Does the media coverage of the Manchester terrorist attack suggest we are becoming inured to them?
Kader Attia’s The Culture of Fear.
Western media continues to sell Muslims as perpetrators of savagery, deprivation and torture. But a new exhibit by French-Algerian artist Kader Attia challenges us to see beyond these depictions.
Macron meets veterans on VE Day, the day after his own election victory.
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Reforming France’s intelligence and policing practices will be a big political battle.
An electoral poster of Emmanuel Macron, France’s centre-left presidential candidate, calling for unity.
France’s two presidential candidates diverge markedly on many issues, but nothing is as divisive as France’s relationship with the EU.
ISIS has claimed responsibility for the May 22 attack at a concert by pop singer Ariana Grande in Manchester, England, killed many teenagers.
Last night’s terrorist attack in Manchester reveals the challenges facing European intelligence and security services in preventing people who use everyday things like cars to cause mayhem.
Five people are dead – including the perpetrator – following a terror attack in London.
Just when the Western world had absorbed the shock of a truck attack in Berlin in December that claimed 12 lives, it is reminded again of the dangers of “lone-wolf” attacks inspired by Islamic State (IS…
Indian Muslim woman Shagufta Sayyd prays in Mumbai, India.
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Muslims from the Salafist tradition can often be seen as ‘radical.’ There is not much understanding of Salafism, its history and its diversity. Here’s what it means to be a Salafist.
‘Rapist, killer cops’: protesters march in Paris’s 18th arrondisement.
Governments’ continual use of security forces to ‘keep order’ in low-income and minority neighborhoods masks their inability find solutions other than force.
MQ Predator unmanned aircraft, the kind of drone used for targeted killings by the US army.
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Targeted killing – the killing of specific individuals usually performed by drones – is a globally expanding practice.
Islamic writers are having the same conversations today as they were in the early 20th century.