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Suicide Bomber Attacks Gathering of Afghan Clerics Which Had Just Denounced Suicide Bombings
June 05, 2018
Suicide Bomber Attacks Gathering of Afghan Clerics Which Had Just Denounced Suicide Bombings
The gathering of about 2,000 Muslim scholars and clerics had endorsed a fatwa against the war, calling suicide bombings a sin.
Suicide Bomber Attacks Gathering of Afghan Clerics Which Had Just Denounced Suicide Bombings
Do Indonesia’s Surabaya Attacks Signal a Rising Terrorism Threat?
May 19, 2018
Do Indonesia’s Surabaya Attacks Signal a Rising Terrorism Threat?
A closer look at the significance of recent developments in the Southeast Asian state.
Do Indonesia’s Surabaya Attacks Signal a Rising Terrorism Threat?
The Trump Administration’s New Afghan Problem: The Islamic State
April 03, 2018
The Trump Administration’s New Afghan Problem: The Islamic State
The Islamic State’s South Asia branch complicates regional efforts to move Afghanistan toward peace.
The Trump Administration’s New Afghan Problem: The Islamic State
What to Make of Recurring Fears of Jihadism in Southern Thailand?
March 30, 2018
What to Make of Recurring Fears of Jihadism in Southern Thailand?
Ending the local conflict should be a priority, lest the status quo change significantly.
What to Make of Recurring Fears of Jihadism in Southern Thailand?
Squeezing Pakistan For Results in Afghanistan
March 28, 2018
Squeezing Pakistan For Results in Afghanistan
Washington needs to give the dialogue process a chance in Afghanistan.
Squeezing Pakistan For Results in Afghanistan
Aman Abdurrahman: Leading Indonesia’s Jihadists from Behind Bars
March 02, 2018
Aman Abdurrahman: Leading Indonesia’s Jihadists from Behind Bars
An imprisoned Indonesian ideologue is on trial again, but his influence is unlikely to diminish.
Aman Abdurrahman: Leading Indonesia’s Jihadists from Behind Bars
Stockholm Attacker Rakhmat Akilov Pleads Guilty to Terrorism
February 14, 2018
Stockholm Attacker Rakhmat Akilov Pleads Guilty to Terrorism
Before the attack, Akilov was in touch with Islamic State recruiters via messaging apps.
Stockholm Attacker Rakhmat Akilov Pleads Guilty to Terrorism
What Explains Afghanistan’s Early-2018 Surge in Violence?
February 02, 2018
What Explains Afghanistan’s Early-2018 Surge in Violence?
Competing regional interests have only intensified Afghanistan’s security miseries.
What Explains Afghanistan’s Early-2018 Surge in Violence?
Bangladesh's New Generation of Militants
January 29, 2018
Bangladesh's New Generation of Militants
Akayed Ullah, a wannabe jihadist, represents a new generation of militants.
Bangladesh's New Generation of Militants
Why Would China Help Build an Afghan Military Base in Badakhshan?
January 05, 2018
Why Would China Help Build an Afghan Military Base in Badakhshan?
According to regional reports, China is set to build an Afghan military outpost in Badakhshan.
Why Would China Help Build an Afghan Military Base in Badakhshan?
Kazakh Citizen Sentenced to 15 Years for Attempt to Join the Islamic State
December 21, 2017
Kazakh Citizen Sentenced to 15 Years for Attempt to Join the Islamic State
Akhror Saidakhmetov, a legal resident of the United States and a Kazakh citizen, was arrested back in 2015.
Kazakh Citizen Sentenced to 15 Years for Attempt to Join the Islamic State
China's Belt and Road Initiative Faces New Security Challenges in 2018
December 21, 2017
China's Belt and Road Initiative Faces New Security Challenges in 2018
Terrorism, political instability, and geopolitical rivalries threaten to complicate China's BRI in 2018.
China's Belt and Road Initiative Faces New Security Challenges in 2018
What’s in Asia’s New Anti-Terror Financing Group?
December 02, 2017
What’s in Asia’s New Anti-Terror Financing Group?
A recently formed working group is just the latest step taken by regional states to confront terrorism financing.
What’s in Asia’s New Anti-Terror Financing Group?
The Islamic State's Support Base in Pakistan Continues to Grow
September 28, 2017
The Islamic State's Support Base in Pakistan Continues to Grow
The Islamic State's flag emerges in Pakistan's capital. How serious is the threat?
The Islamic State's Support Base in Pakistan Continues to Grow
Malaysia’s Reckoning With the Islamic State
September 03, 2017
Malaysia’s Reckoning With the Islamic State
With ISIS being pushed out of Iraq and Syria, is Malaysia ready?
Malaysia’s Reckoning With the Islamic State
Marawi: Behind the Headlines
August 31, 2017
Marawi: Behind the Headlines
How did Marawi become the center of a crisis and what needs to be done next?
Marawi: Behind the Headlines
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