COVID-19 and Terrorism: How Jihadists see Coronavirus as an Opportunity

European Centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands By Mina Al-Lami-Global Network on Extremism and Technology Jihadists in general have cautiously welcomed the COVID-19 pandemic, seeing it mostly as a problem for their enemies and an...

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...

Netherlands isn’t required to repatriate Islamic State families in Syria, court rules

European centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands By Al-Monitor The Netherlands isn't required to bring home from northern Syria a group of 23 Dutch women suspected of joining the Islamic State or their 56 children. The Supreme...

Russia and Turkey’s Proxy War in Libya Heats Up

European Centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands By Amy Mackinnon-Foreign Policy   The oil-rich African nation is in danger of becoming the next Syria. Since the renegade Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar ended his 14-month...
The Nordadler , right-wing banned in Germany

The Nordadler , right-wing banned in Germany

European Centre for Counterterrorism and Intelligence Studies – ECCI DW - Who are the Nordadler? DW- A neo-Nazi group called Nordadler, on the police radar for years, has now been banned by the German Interior Ministry. Its members believe in Adolf Hitler and...

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Turkey strengthens Libyan position

Turkey strengthens Libyan position

European Centre for Counterterrorism and intelligence Studies-Germany and Netherlands By Petrolium Economist   The Erdogan regime is further shaking up the East Mediterranean geopolitical and energy landscape Turkey has announced plans to explore a slice of the...

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