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October 13, 2021

"Who is committing these crimes against Jews? To answer that question, I turned to the Counter Extremism Project (CEP)."

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October 13, 2021

CEP President Fran Townsend interviewed: "When I watched American diplomats and military leaving Kabul, it really sort of broke my heart. Because when we went into Afghanistan, we promised our partners we would be there for the long-term."

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October 13, 2021

"'Probation service and others who are involved in risk management have failed to protect the public with appalling results' Prof Ian Acheson, senior advisor at the Counter Extremism Project, offers his take on the release of an extremist who plotted...

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October 12, 2021

Eye on Extremism: October 12, 2021

“Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi announced on Monday the capture of one of the top leaders of ISIS. Al-Kadhimi said in a Twitter post that Sami Jasim al-Jaburi, the former deputy of the terror group and its head of finance, was detained in a...

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October 11, 2021

Eye on Extremism: October 11, 2021

“A U.S. delegation held talks with senior Taliban representatives in Doha, Qatar, over the weekend to discuss wide-ranging issues including security, terrorism and human rights in the first official meeting since the chaotic American withdrawal from...

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October 11, 2021

Extremist Content Online: ISIS Videos Found On Facebook And At Least 13 Other Websites

The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) reports weekly on the methods used by extremists to exploit the Internet and social media platforms to recruit followers and incite violence. Last week CEP researchers found seven Facebook accounts that posted pro...

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October 8, 2021

Eye on Extremism: October 8, 2021

“An explosion went off Friday among Shiite Muslim worshippers at a mosque in northern Afghanistan, killing or wounding at least 100 people, a Taliban police official said. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast, which took place...

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October 7, 2021

Eye on Extremism: October 7, 2021

“In Burkina Faso, at least 400 people have been awaiting trial on terrorism charges for years, including several minors. Houretou Sidibé says three relatives, including her son, have been held in a Burkina Faso maximum security prison for three years...

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October 7, 2021

CEP report referenced: "Der neue Bericht des Counter Extremism Projekts, „Wo Wölfe Kreide fressen – Die rechtsextreme Infrastruktur auf Facebook, Instagram, YouTube und Twitter“, der Ende Oktober veröffentlicht wird und Belltower.News vorab vorliegt...

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October 6, 2021

Houthis Move Closer To Seizing Control In Northern Yemen

On Sunday, Houthi rebels in Yemen fired ballistic missiles into the strategically important city of Marib, killing two children and wounding more than 30 people. The attack is a continuation of the Houthis’ months-long assault on Marib, the last...

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