COVID-19 is causing a lot of fear and anxiety around the world. In India, some Hindu extremists are now blaming the country's Muslims for the outbreak...View Details

‘Terror’ is at the root of the word ‘terrorism’: is there anything more terrifying than being hacked to death by a machete? On this day in 1983, the S...View Details

One would think that schools would be like places of worship: i.e. immune from violence. Tell that to the terrorists. On this day in 2015, Al Shabaab ...View Details

A common Islamist extremist trope is that foreign forces are invaders which must be chased out: that is why they attack them. On this day in 2018, the...View Details

Many people turn to religion in times of need and we are in such a time with the coronavirus crisis. But while this is acceptable, some of the practic...View Details

What do we know about radicalisation to violence so far? Who are the leaders in this field and how can scholars and security intelligence practitioner...View Details

Counter terrorism is a cat and mouse game: sometimes the mice win. On this day in 2010, at least 12 people, including a top local police official, wer...View Details

If you commit a crime in a foreign country that country has the right to arrest, try, convict, and imprison you (or execute you for a capital offence)...View Details

Some terrorist groups are so small that they can only strike nationally or subnationally: others are truly transnational. On this day in 2016, Boko Ha...View Details

Anyone can be a terrorist, irrespective of age, gender or other ‘characteristic’. On this day in 2010, female suicide bombers are thought to have been...View Details

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