German intelligence can’t spy on foreigners outside Germany

European Centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands By Ben Knight-DW Germany's Constitutional Court ruled on Tuesday that monitoring the internet traffic of foreign nationals abroad by the BND intelligence agency partly breaches the...

Child Soldiers Deployed by Turkish-backed Syrian National Army

European Centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands By Amberin Zaman- Al Monitor An exclusive report, citing sources on the ground in Syria and Libya, says Syrian teenagers are being sent to Libya to take part in the civil war there....

The Gift of the Gab: The Utilisation of COVID-19 for Neo-Nazi Recruitment

European Centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands By Ashton Kingdon-Global Network on Extremism and Technology Following the confiscation of the domain of the right-wing forum Fascist Forge, neo-Nazi recruiters have been migrating...

Extremist Content Online: White Supremacist Street Fighting Gang Creates Telegram Channel Promoting Anti-Immigrant & Anti-Semitic Content

European Centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands By CEP- The Counter Extremism Project The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) reports weekly on the methods used by extremists to exploit the Internet and social media platforms to...
How Europe’s terrorists take advantage of the pandemic

How Europe’s terrorists take advantage of the pandemic

European Centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands By Annelies Pauwels - Euobserver The Covid-19 pandemic leaves no one unaffected, including terrorists. European terrorist networks are torn between protecting their own members...

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ISIS in Iraq: From Abandoned Villages to the Cities

ISIS in Iraq: From Abandoned Villages to the Cities

European Centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands by Husham Al-Hashimi-Center for Global Policy Although the Islamic State (ISIS) was territorially defeated in March 2019, the group has survived and remained relevant by reverting...

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Germany has acted on Hezbollah.. Now the EU must follow

Germany has acted on Hezbollah.. Now the EU must follow

European Centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands By Josh Lipowsky- Counter Extremism Project Senior Research Analyst On April 30, Germany took the long overdue step of designating Hezbollah in its entirety as a terrorist group. It...

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