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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.


Israel's Supreme Leader Points to the Target, and the Trigger Will Be Pulled Soon

18/10/2020 | by Shavit, Shabtai

First published in Haaretz

Until the assassination of Prime Minister , we said: It (political assassination) will never happen here. Then it happened and the rafters didn’t really shake all that much. A growing number of Jewish Israelis have even been calling for  who committed the murder to be released from prison. Lest anyone think that I’m the only prophet in town, here is a quote from a former prime minister.

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Proliferation of Targeted Killing:

14/10/2020 | by Kelvington, Michael R.
On November 16th, 2016, the Middle East Institute held their 70th Annual Conference, covering “Foreign Policy in the Middle East for the Trump Administration.”  One of the panelists, Dr. James Zogby, commented on the campaign rhetoric of President-elect Donald Trump.  He believed one should, “Never judge a President on what he says he’s going to do, but rather by the reaction to the circumstances he steps into as the realities of the world unfolds
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Catching a Ride on Trump’s Whim

13/10/2020 | by Shavit, Shabtai

First published in Hebrew on Haaretz

President Trump is not a visionary. Neither he defines goals and conduct an orderly planning process and hones strategies. His decisions and actions are akin to a cowboy shooting from the hip at any target that pops up along his route.

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Bahrain and the terror threat of Iran

13/10/2020 | by Shay, Shaul (Dr.)
Bahrain announced on September 20, 2020, that it has thwarted a terrorist plot in the Kingdom that received support and funding from Iran. The announcement comes less than a week after Bahrain and United Arab Emirates officially normalized relations with Israel at a signing ceremony at the White House in Washington.
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Attack in front of the ex-premises of "Charlie Hebdo" in Paris

30/09/2020 | by Karmon, Ely (Dr.)
Based on limited information at this stage, this article analyses the chopper attack by a young Pakistani immigrant of the former premises of the Parisian satirical journal Charlie Hebdo on the backdrop of the trial of those involved in the January 2015 terrorist attacks against the offices of Charlie Hebdo and the Hyper Cacher supermarket.
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