Inés Bolaños Somoano

Inés Bolaños Somoano is a PhD candidate on EU Counter-terrorism, at the Political and Social Sciences Department of the European University Institute (Italy), and a Visiting Researcher at the Institute for Security and Global Affairs, Leiden University (Netherlands). Her research looks primarily at the emergence of Prevention of Radicalization as a distinct policy field in Europe. Her secondary focus is on right-wing online extremism and policy guidelines to combat online radicalization. Inés is a qualitative researcher, using elite interviews, remote and in person, as well as archival evidence, text and policy analysis.

Key ICCT Publications:

Abbas, T., Somoano, I.B., Cook, J., Frens, I., Klein, G.R., and McNeil-Willson, R. The Buffalo attack – An analysis of the manifesto. Perspective, The International Centre for Counter-Terrorism, 18 May 2022

Somoano, I.B., and McNeil-Willson, R. Lessons from the Buffalo shooting: responses to violent white supremacy. Perspective, The International Centre for Counter-Terrorism, 18 May 2022