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  • May032017

    ICSR / VOX-Pol Paper – Research Perspectives on Online Radicalisation: A Literature Review 2006-2016

    By Alexander Meleagrou-Hitchens and Nick Kaderbhai The full paper can be accessed here. This literature review seeks to recalibrate our understanding of online radicalisation,…

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  • May032017

    Research Perspectives on Online Radicalisation: A Literature Review 2006-2016

    By Alexander Meleagrou-Hitchens and Nick Kaderbhai for VOX-Pol The full paper can be accessed here. This literature review seeks to recalibrate our understanding…

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  • May012017

    ICSR in the News

    Isis faces exodus of foreign fighters as its ‘caliphate’ crumbles The Guardian (April 26, 2017)   Terrorism in France: What…

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  • Mar232017

    The ISIS Propaganda Decline

    By Charlie Winter, Senior Research Fellow, ICSR On Thursday, the Islamic State adopted the perpetrator of the Westminster Bridge attack…

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  • Mar132017

    How is Islamic State Dealing with its Defeat in Mosul?

    This interview with Senior Research Fellow Charlie Winter first appeared on the blog Musings on Iraq and can be accessed in full here 1.…

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  • Mar012017

    Islamic State Employs Suicide Attacks on ‘Industrial Scale’

    By Charlie Winter, Senior Research Fellow, ICSR This article is based on a report Charlie wrote for The International Centre for Counter-Terrorism…

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  • Feb172017

    Caliphate in Decline: An Estimate of Islamic State’s Financial Fortunes

    The full report can be accessed here. Key Findings • Islamic State’s most significant sources of revenue are closely tied…

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  • Feb132017

    Media Jihad: The Islamic State’s Doctrine for Information Warfare

    By Charlie Winter To read the full report, click here Context Weeks after its capture of Mosul in 2014, the…

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  • Feb092017

    ICSR Report Launch – “Media Jihad: The Islamic State’s Doctrine for Information Warfare”

    ICSR launched the report ‘Media Jihad: The Islamic State’s Doctrine for Information Warfare’ at King’s College London on February 14.…

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  • Feb012017

    Trump’s Immigration Order Is a Propaganda Victory for ISIS

    By Charlie Winter, Senior Research Fellow, ICSR This article first appeared in The Atlantic and can be accessed in full here On…

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  • Jan122017

    Director Peter Neumann Appointed OSCE Special Representative on Combating Radicalisation

    Professor Peter Neumann, director of the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR), has been appointed Special Representative on combating…

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  • Jan112017

    Suicide Tactics and the Islamic State

    Author: Charlie Winter, Senior Research Fellow, ICSR This article was first published by the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism – The Hague…

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  • Dec052016

    Who Will Hold The Keys To Al-Bab?

    By John Holland-McCowan, Research Fellow, ICSR and Adam Alayli, Research Assistant, ICSR A new offensive by Turkey and its affiliated…

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  • Dec012016

    Conference – Constructions of Terrorism: Reconciling Human Rights, Human Security in Countering Terrorism

    Click here for the conference programme At this event, we explored the challenges in putting forth effective counter terrorism programmes while meeting…

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  • Nov212016

    Influential ISIS Member: Group will Shift Towards Terrorism in the West 

    As the Islamic State group (also known as IS or ISIS) continues to lose territory in Syria and Iraq, its…

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  • Nov082016

    Why the Kurdish-led SDF Will Struggle to Retake Raqqa

    By John Holland-McCowan, Research Fellow, ICSR             As referenced in our most recent Insight, “Limits on the Iraqi Kurds’ Impact on the…

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  • Nov012016

    ICSR Event – A Conversation with Shadi Hamid

    Shadi Hamid is a senior fellow in the Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution and an acclaimed…

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  • Oct312016

    Limits on the Iraqi Kurds’ Impact on the Battle for Mosul

    by John Holland-McCowan, Research Fellow, ICSR As the noose tightens on ISIS controlled Mosul, the Iraqi Kurdish armed forces, otherwise…

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  • Oct212016

    Recruiting Now – Through the Looking Glass: Rediscovering Israeli and Palestinian Experiences

    Applications are now open for February 2017. Click here for the application form. ICSR is offering six young leaders from…

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  • Oct172016

    ICSR Event – ISIS after the Caliphate: How the terror army has evolved after two years of international war

    Michael Weiss is the coauthor of ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror, as well as a Senior Editor at The…

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  • Oct112016

    Criminal Pasts, Terrorist Futures: European Jihadists and the New Crime-Terror Nexus

    The full report is available here The presence of former criminals in terrorist groups is neither new nor unprecedented. But…

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  • Oct062016

    ICSR Book Launch – Radicalized: New Jihadists and the Threat Against the West

    Professor Peter Neumann’s new book is the first comprehensive analysis of the new jihadist threat against the West. Gilles de…

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  • Oct042016

    ICSR Report Launch: Criminal Pasts, Terrorist Futures: European Jihadists and the New Crime-Terror Nexus

    Speakers: * Professor Peter Neumann, Director, ICSR * Rajan Basra, Research Fellow, ICSR This new ICSR report was the first…

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  • Aug052016

    Evolving Shades of Jihadism

    Olivier Moos, Religioscope This article originally appeared in Religioscope At the conference ‘ISIS in Europe’ a panel of scholars and security…

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  • Jul182016

    ICSR Conference – ISIS in Europe

    The events in Nice have made it clear that the threat from terrorism in Europe is sustained, real, and that…

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  • Jul122016

    The Power of the Swarm: Where Next for Counter-Messaging?

    In the wake of the June 12 IS-inspired attack in Orlando, FL, many questions have been raised about what is…

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  • Jun152016

    France Tests “Tough Love” De-radicalisation Approach

    By Milena Uhlmann, ICSR Associate Fellow While presenting the French government’s Action Plan Against Radicalisation and Terrorism on May 9,…

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  • Apr212016

    Pain, Confusion, Anger, and Shame: The Stories of Islamic State Families

    Executive Summary  To read the paper in full, please click here. • For every jihadist that has traveled to Syria, Libya,…

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  • Mar292016

    Economic Growth and Business Collaboration: A Tool for Peace Building in Israel-Palestine

    Thanks to the generosity of the Atkin Foundation, ICSR offers young leaders from Israel and the Arab world the opportunity…

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  • Mar292016

    The Palestinian-Israeli Conflict Back to Basics

    Thanks to the generosity of the Atkin Foundation, ICSR offers young leaders from Israel and the Arab world the opportunity…

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  • Mar242016

    Analysis on Brussels Attack

    The bombings in Brussels point to a broad and sophisticated terrorist network in Belgium, extending beyond the individuals involved in…

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  • Feb292016

    German Jihadists in Syria and Iraq: An Update

    by Daniel H. Heinke, ICSR Associate Fellow* The German security authorities recently published a new study that brings together information…

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  • Feb182016

    Al Qaeda’s Dangerous African Revival

    by ICSR Head of Research Alexander Meleagrou-Hitchens When a bomb went off on board a February 2 Daallo Airlines flight…

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  • Dec112015

    ICSR Event – Madrid+10: The Global Dialogue on Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism

    Speakers: Lord John Alderdice Professor Peter Neumann A Policy Dialogue on Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism was held in Madrid,…

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  • Dec042015

    The Decline in Islamic State Media Output

    by Aaron Y Zelin, Rena and Sami David Fellow, ICSR Over the years, I identified the pace at which a…

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  • Dec012015

    ICSR Workshop – The Future of Jihadism: From Theory to Policy

    This one day workshop examined the future of jihadism in both theory and practice. It featured discussions on the future…

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