The Radicalization of Extremists/Terrorists - Why It Affects You
- Participants of conference in Bishkek agree to coordinate anti-extremist efforts. Interfax // Interfax: Russia & CIS Military Newswire;11/15/2013, p1
BISHKEK. Nov 15 (Interfax) - Participants of the conference of Turkic-speaking countries' special services discussed the issues of fighting extremist religious organizations at a meeting in Bishkek on November 14, the Kyrgyz State National Security Committee press office told Interfax.
- Two suspected militants killed in Dagestan Ã¢â‚¬“ Interior Ministry. Interfax // Russia & FSU News Bulletin;4/28/2013, p1
MAKHACHKALA. April 28 (Interfax) Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Two suspected militants were killed offering armed resistance in the village of Chontaul in Dagestan, Interfax was told at the press service of the Interior Ministry for Dagestan on Sunday.
- Syria's Jihadi Migration Emerges as Top Terror Threat in Europe, Beyond. Rotella, Sebastian // Pro Publica;7/24/2013, p1
The article looks into the migration of European extremists to Syria which is known as the new land of jihad. It discusses the jihad's prioritization of the Syrian conflict as its principal front, the flow of extremists in and out of the country as a terrorist threat, and the risk of militants...
- Jihad Archipelago. Sheridan, Greg // National Interest;Winter2004/2005, Issue 78, p73
Discusses the struggle of local and globalist Islam in Muslim communities in several countries in Southeast Asia. Characteristics of local and globalist Islam; Information on the Islamic extremist movement in the Philippines; Number of people who died in a radical Islamist violence in Thailand;...
- Al Shabaab's Foreign Threat to Somalia. Shinn, David // Orbis;Mar2011, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p203
This article focuses on the threat to Somalia by al Shabaab (The Youth), an extremist organization that controls most of southern and central Somalia. It learned its strategy and tactics from al Qaeda and the Taliban and relies heavily on a relatively small number of foreign fighters, most of...
- COMPARATIVE EVALUATION OF RADICAL AND "DESTRUCTIVE" ORGANIZATIONS. Khalmuradov, Batyr; Nečas, Pavel // Proceedings of the Scientific Conference AFASES;May2011, p1118
The paper describes a set of common character traits typical for members of radical and "destructive" organizations, optimal age limits for involving into such kind of organizations and cults.
- Conceptualizing radicalization in a market for loyalties. Powers, Shawn Mathew // Media, War & Conflict;Aug2014, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p233
The purpose of this analysis is to locate radicalization â€“ the process of developing extremist ideologies and beliefs â€“ in the broader context of strategic actors (e.g. states) competing for legitimacy in transnational public spheres. Radicalization is distinct from both terrorism...
- Chapter 2 -- Country Reports: Africa Overview. // Country Reports on Terrorism;2007, p2
The article presents an overview of the threat posed by terrorism, particularly Al-Qa'ida (AQ), to Africa in 2007. The operatives of AQ in East Africa and al-Shabaab militants in Somalia continued to pose the most serious threat to U.S. and allied interests in the region. The defeat of the...
- UNITING TO RESIST? Ware, Michael // Time International (South Pacific Edition);8/16/2004, Issue 32, p11
The article focuses on the unification of terrorist groups in Iraq. The resistance groups so far have cooperated only erratically but insurgent sources have detected that elements in the resistance, are pushing to unite the area's disparate militants under a single command. The insurgents are...