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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.


Does Poverty Cause Terrorism?

15/03/2018 | by ICT Researchers
In a time when our leaders invest immensely to develop effective counter-terrorism and counter-radicalization strategies, it is essential to understand the root causes of terrorism.
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The Palestinian Authority Security Forces: Past and Present Challenges

08/03/2018 | by Francesco Dotti

The purpose of this work is to identify and discuss several dimensions which affect the effectiveness of the Palestinian Authority Security Forces in the field of security and counter-terrorism

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“Holy Defense” – Hezbollah’s New Computer Game

08/03/2018 | by Barak, Michael (Dr.)
On February 9, 2018, Lebanese Hezbollah’s online media unit launched a new 3-D game called “Holy Defense: Protecting the Homeland and the Holy Sites”. The game is designed for children and teenagers who are supposed to play a Hezbollah fighter in battles, which occurred in reality, against Islamic State fighters on Syrian soil and on the Lebanese border
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Cyber Report no. 24 September-November 2017

05/03/2018 | by Cyber Desk
This report covers the period of September-November 2017.
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The Retreat of Islamic State Militants – A Distress Signal and Wake Up Call

05/03/2018 | by Barak, Michael (Dr.)

Against the backdrop of the loss of the Islamic State’s strongholds in Iraq and Syria, and the retreat of the organization’s fighters from the territories that were under their control, Al-Wafa jihadist media institution (which is in involved in media for the Islamic State) published an article on February 8, 2018 by a writer named Ahlam al-Nasr (aka Umm Usama al-Dimashqiyya), who is apparently active in the organization’s territory in Syria.

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