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An Islamic extremist group has been linked to Sri Lanka’s Easter attack, and it’s a symptom of rising extremism across the country
Religious extremism has been on the rise in Sri Lanka since the end of the country's civil war, culminating in the attack that killed almost 300.
Amazon had UK charities that had been flagged up as having links to Islamic extremism on its Amazon Smile service, the Times reports. Among the charities were two backed by Haitham al-Haddad, an Islamic scholar who the head of counter-extremism thinktank Quilliam described as a "hardcore Islamist."
Even as ISIS' territorial control erodes in Iraq and Syria, ISIS-linked militants and fighters inspired by the group remain a threat around the world.
‘You can’t drone your way out of a problem’: David Petraeus shares 5 key lessons from 15 years of fighting terrorism
Petraeus said that fighting extremism is a generational conflict, that can't be solved with a simple drone strike.
The unit, on the grounds of HMP Frankland, is one of three planned centres which will eventually hold a total of 28 inmates.
In the years since the devastating 2004 train attacks in Madrid, Spain has intensified efforts to uncover, monitor, and disrupt terrorist activity and plots.
"What is also true, is we have greatly reduced the population," Obama stressed, adding that more transfers may happen in the coming months.
George Washington University has hired Jesse Morton, a reformed Islamic terrorist, to work as a fellow in its Program on Extremism.