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September 10, 2021

CEP Senior Advisor Sir Ivor Roberts on BBC News

On September 10, 2021, CEP Senior Advisor, former British diplomat and counter-terrorism chief, Sir Ivor Roberts appeared on BBC Two and BBC News to discuss the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and the current situation in Afghanistan.

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September 10, 2021

On September 10, 2021, CEP Senior Advisor, former British diplomat and counter-terrorism chief, Sir Ivor Roberts appeared on BBC Two and BBC News to discuss the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and the current situation in Afghanistan.

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U.K. Proposal Fails Victims of Northern Ireland Terror

September 8 began the start of the trial of 20 people accused of carrying out the November 13, 2015, Islamist terror attacks in Paris that killed 130 people. A victims’ representative summed up the obligation of the French state to the hundreds...

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September 9, 2021

CEP Advisory Board Member Ambassador Nathan Sale quoted: "'The new Taliban is the same as the old Taliban. They haven’t ‘moderated’ a bit. By appointing FBI-wanted terrorists to leadership positions, and scheduling their inauguration for the...

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September 9, 2021

CEP Advisory Board Member Ambassador Nathan Sales quoted: "'The Taliban have made clear that they intend to govern Afghanistan as a terror state,' said Nathan Sales, the State Department’s counterterrorism coordinator under Mr. Trump."

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September 9, 2021

CEP Advisory Board Member Ambassador Nathan Sales quoted: "'I think the United States is dramatically better in counterterrorism today than we were 20 years ago,' Amb. Nathan Sales, former ambassador-at-large and coordinator for counterterrorism...

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September 10, 2021

CEP Statements Ahead Of 20th Anniversary Of 9/11

On September 11, 2001, al-Qaeda terrorists killed 2,977 people in coordinated attacks on U.S. soil. In the attacks, which were orchestrated by Osama bin Laden, 19 men hijacked four commercial airplanes, deliberately crashing two of the planes into...

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September 9, 2021

Taliban Announces Interim Afghan Government Comprised Of Hardliners, Known Terrorists

On Tuesday, the Taliban announced the formation of an interim government for Afghanistan, filling top posts with hardiners from their rule in the 1990s and veterans of the 20-year war against the U.S.-led coalition. The lineup of senior cabinet...

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September 8, 2021

"In an interview with Deutsche Welle, Hans-Jakob Schindler, senior director of the Multinational NGO Counter Extremism Project, pointed out that China is unlikely to initiate large-scale investment in Afghanistan in the near future. Schindler...

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September 8, 2021

"In an interview with Deutsche Welle, Hans-Jakob Schindler, senior director of the Multinational NGO Counter Extremism Project, pointed out that China is unlikely to initiate large-scale investment in Afghanistan in the near future. Schindler...

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Extremists: Their Words. Their Actions.

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On December 6, 2021, alleged ISIS fighters from Syria attacked Kurdish Peshmerga forces in Iraq in Nineveh province’s Makhmour district.   

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