ATbar 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.


Secularism and Jihad: Defining Secularism and Islam against French Identity

30/10/2019 | by Sammie Wicks
France has experienced higher numbers of terrorist attacks than any other European country. It is one of the most effected countries globally. Recent waves of terror have been committed by those who self-identify as Muslim. In analyzing insecurity in France related to jihadism, French secularism is often pointed to as a casual factor. This body of works seeks to explore the relationship between Jihad in France and French secularism (Laïcité). This paper will analyze French policy, laws, and social factors such as income, employment, housing, and education, while defining Laïcité aside and against violent expressions of radical Islam.
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The Death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi - Some initial Comments

29/10/2019 | by Karmon, Ely (Dr.)
This article is a compilation of much of the information published by multiple media sources since the killing by American forces of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of ISIS and former Caliph of the Islamic State, and a first evaluation of the organization’s future.
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Paris Police Headquarters Stabbings – The “insider Threat”

27/10/2019 | by Karmon, Ely (Dr.)
Looking at the Paris Police Headquarters stabbings, this article is an in-depth analysis of the "insider threat"
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Iran and the Houthi in Yemen (2019)

07/10/2019 | by Iran and Shi'ite Terrorism Desk
Since the Islamic Revolution in 1979, Iran has been acting in any way possible to promote its interests in the Middle East, including the expansion of its sphere of influence within the Shiite communities, whom it has been able to harness to its needs. This document analyzes Iran's activities via the IRGC in Yemen and is the first in a series of papers analyzing Iran's involvement, as well as that of its branches and proxies, in the Middle East.


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Setting the Record Straight on Hezbollah

02/10/2019 | by Multiple Authors

This exhaustive fact-based analysis produced by AJC and the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) makes the case for the full designation of Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.

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