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Updated on 14 Apr 2021
Bordering on Hate: The Strategic Implications of White Supremacist Extremist Travel between the United States and Canada

White supremacist extremists travel across the border between the United States and Canada to perpetrate violent attacks, spread propaganda, recruit, and network.

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Updated on 9 Apr 2021
An interview with NATO on gender and counter-terrorism

An interview with Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges David van Weel, and NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative for Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Clare Hutchinson What key emerging security challenges (particularly related to terrorism) are currently being focused on at NATO? What initiatives are NATO prioritising in response to these? David Van Weel […]

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Updated on 8 Apr 2021
Biden’s National Security Strategy: Domestic Threats Take Centre Stage

President Joe Biden released his Interim National Security Strategic Guidance last month. Counter-terrorism has been replaced by the threat posed by traditional state actors, such as China and Russia, as well as a looming climate crisis as the main challenge facing the United States today. A review of past practices and a refocusing of priorities, as opposed to big commitments, seem to characterise the new president’s counter-terrorism strategy.

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Updated on 8 Apr 2021
ICCT and International Gender Champions

ICCT is proud to have become a member of the International Gender Champions hub in The Hague. By joining IGC, we aim to impact and drive the transformations needed to ensure equal rights and opportunities for women and men in the field of counter-terrorism.

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Updated on 31 Mar 2021
ICCT’s New Governance Structure

Today, we are proud to announce that ICCT is updating its governance structure for a new decade. What’s Changing: From Project Organisation to Legal Entity The International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT) was founded in 2010 as a project-based collaboration between three Dutch institutions: Stichting Nederlands Instituut voor Internationale Betrekkingen ‘Clingendael’; the T.M.C. Asser Instituut; and […]

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Updated on 30 Mar 2021
ICCT’s Key Publications on Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) as a Source of Finance for Terrorism

Our Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) project with Project CRAAFT examines the link between SALW and terrorist financing globally. Below are our key publications.

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Updated on 30 Mar 2021
Cashing in on Guns: Identifying the Nexus between Small Arms, Light Weapons and Terrorist Financing

This report presents the main findings of ICCT’s year-long research project on Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) as a source of terrorism financing. Chapters 2 and 3 take a regional focus and explore this phenomenon in respectively West Africa and the Middle East. Chapter 4 then investigates the possible role that DDR programmes can […]

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Updated on 7 Apr 2021
ICCT Live Briefing: Cashing in on Guns

On Wednesday April 7, 1500 – 1630 (CET / GMT+1), ICCT will host an online Live Briefing: Cashing in on Guns. The Live Briefing is about Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) as a source of terrorism financing.

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Updated on 18 Mar 2021
ICCT’s Key Publications on Foreign Fighters

The issue of Foreign Fighters has received widespread media attention. But what are the key dilemmas behind repatriation and prosecution — and how can we solve them? Have a look at some of our key research on this important issue: 1️⃣  Who are the people who left for Syria and Iraq as Foreign Fighters — […]

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Updated on 17 Mar 2021
New Kid on the Block: prosecution of ISIS fighters by the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria

With tens of thousands of individuals still held in camps and prisons within the territory of North and East Syria, this perspective assesses the terrorist trials held by the non-state armed group in control of the region and considers their legality, adherence to international human rights standards, and the wider implications for the international community.

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