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ICT's Publications

ICT’s Research and Publications include short analyses and in-depth publications on a wide variety of topics including: terrorism, counter-terrorism, homeland security, radicalization process, cyber-terrorism, reviews from Jihadi Websites and insights from our database.


‘A Lecture on Kidnappings’ by Saif al-Adel

16/11/2017 | by JWMG Desk
Saif al-Adel (literally: "Sword of Justice") is a pseudonym for Muhammad bin Salah al-Din Zidan, an Egyptian strategist belonging to the generation of the founders of Al-Qaeda. Zidan was responsible for bin Laden’s security, he served as the organization’s explosives expert and he was involved in, among other things, planning the terrorist attacks at the US Embassies in Kenya and Tanzania in 1998.
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Central Asia Jihadism: Home and Abroad

02/11/2017 | by Multiple Authors

The rapid rise of Central Asian jihadists both on Syrian battlefields and on the international scene in 2016 and especially in 2017 forced researchers to reconsider and renew the notion of the radical Islamic threat coming from the region. The paper examines the historical background which paved the way for the rise of local jihadism, the roots, nature and specifics of the Central Asian foreign fighters phenomenon, as well as current trends and risks for international and national security.

Authored by: Dr. Alisa Fainberg and Dr. Eitan Azani

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Nigeria’s War Against Boko Haram Is Far From Being Over

19/10/2017 | by Doukhan, David (Dr.)
This article will focus on the reasons why the group is still alive and continues to be a dangerous threat to the entire region; reasons that led me to conclude that the war is not over. The battle is a deeply political, ideological and theological one in which too many actors are engaged, creating doubt as to whether radical Islamic ideology can indeed be defeated?
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The Exploitation of the Las Vegas Shooting to Promote Islamic State Propaganda on Social Media

04/10/2017 | by Landau, Edan
On October 1, 2017, at 10:08pm Las Vegas time, Stephen Paddock, 64, opened fire on 22,000 people at the annual Route 91 Harvest Festival in the city. 58 people were killed and over 500 were injured. While law enforcement authorities denied a link to any international terrorist organization, the Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack.
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Information about this morning’s terrorist attack in Har Adar gleaned from social networks

26/09/2017 | by JWMG Desk

This morning, a Palestinian terrorist carried out a shooting attack at a security checkpoint that served as an entry point for workers from the territories adjacent to the community of Har Adar, near Jerusalem. A border police officer and two security guards were killed, and another Israeli was seriously injured.

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