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Somalia Launches Digital Counter-extremism Center

Somalia Launches Digital Counter-extremism Center

Somalia's government has launched a digital counter-extremism center that aims to dissuade young Somalis from supporting militant groups such as al-Shabab and Islamic State....
As Africa Faces More Terrorism, Experts Point to Saudi-spread of Fundamentalist Islam

As Africa Faces More Terrorism, Experts Point to Saudi-spread of Fundamentalist Islam

On June 5, Saudi Arabia and its allies, including Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing it of...
Google reveals new plans to combat online extremist content

Google reveals new plans to combat online extremist content

New York (dpa) - Google pledged to crack down on extremist content online Sunday as the internet giant unveiled a new four-pronged approach. The...
Pakistan's Sindh Province Increases Security Budget to Combat Crime, Extremism

Pakistan’s Sindh Province Increases Security Budget to Combat Crime, Extremism

Pakistan has a plan to curb extremism and violence in a key terror-wracked province: add 10,000 police officers, flood the region with security cameras,...
Extremists’ prey – the young and vulnerable

Extremists’ prey – the young and vulnerable

“Why do young people join extremist groups? And what can governments do to stop terrorists recruiting youth? To attempt to answer these questions, high-ranking...

Defining extremism and terrorism

Influenced by a news item in The Jordan Times of February 28, that says “there is still no clear definition of ‘extremism’ in Jordan,...

Report: Isolation fuels Islamic and far-right extremism in Britain

London (dpa) - Pockets of Britain where immigrants live in clustered communities are stifling social integration, setting back gender equality and fueling Islamic and...
Columbus Mosque Focuses on Online Extremism, Radicalization After Ohio Attack

Columbus Mosque Focuses on Online Extremism, Radicalization After Ohio Attack

Friday’s sermon at the largest Somali-run mosque in Columbus, Ohio, has focused on online extremism, radicalization and the relationship between Somali parents and their...

The liberal arts as antidote to political extremism in Mideast

With Daesh-inspired terror attacks becoming an almost routine occurrence, there is renewed attention on developing strategies for countering violent extremism across the globe. As...

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