ICCT Research Fellow Discusses Terrorism in 2017

On 30 December 2016, ICCT Research Fellow Bart Schuurman was featured in the Middle East Eye. In the article ‘The terror forecast for 2017’, Bart Schuurman and other terrorism scholars were invited to comment on terrorism prospects in 2017. Besides discussing current and expected developments of the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the scholars also commented on future threats to the West. Here, Bart Schuurman argues that the recent attacks in Europe will most likely work as “a template for would-be terrorists into the near future”.

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