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UK Government: Report on Radicalisation


Peter Neumann and Alexander Meleagrou-Hitchens were featured in the Home Affairs Committee of the British House of Commons report on “The Roots of Violent Radicalisation.”  Based on nine months of hearings, site visits and numerous written submissions, the report provides a comprehensive overview of recent developments and trends.

It highlights, in particular, the increasing role of the internet, the emergence of “lone wolf” terrorists, and the potential threat from far-right extremists. It also assesses the UK government’s revised Prevent strategy.

Peter Neumann’s contribution to the report was highlighted in the Times [subscription required]