Counter-terrorism

ISIS

Inside Europol's Online War Against ISIS

At the EU's law enforcement agency, a team of 30 spend their days trawling through gruesome videos, in a bid to have extremist propaganda taken offline.
Simon Cottee
4.10.18
Counter-terrorism

The Real Problem with Having Soldiers On Britain's Streets

Away from the politics, there are some fairly serious practical concerns.
JS Rafaeli
5.30.17
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How Will the Brussels Attacks Change the 'Brexit' Debate?

Counter-terror is becoming a political football as Britain decides whether to stay in Europe.
Philip Kleinfeld
3.23.16
News

What This Leaked Training Manual Tells Us About the Government's Counter-Terrorism Strategy

Teachers and nurses are being turned into part-time spies with the bare minimum of "training".
Wail Qasim
2.23.16
News

How Will the Paris Attacks Affect the British Government's Policies?

How the terrorism in Paris will change life in the UK.
Philip Kleinfeld
11.18.15
News

Does New York Need a Public Terrorist Registry?

Forget a repeat sex offender – you may have an Islamic State sympathiser living nearby!
John Surico
3.13.15
News

What Is Happening to Former Jihadists When They Return to Britain?

​The mother of a returned British jihadist who fought for the Islamic State warns that other former jihadists in Britain are "walking time bombs" because of the lack of government support.
Ryan Fletcher
1.20.15
Stuff

How Terror Tactics Are Evolving to Thwart State Surveillance

The 'Charlie Hebdo' attacks highlight the futility of spying on literally everyone in the hope of hearing something about a bomb.
JS Rafaeli
1.12.15
News

All the Ways Eric Holder Pissed People Off

Obama's Attorney General announced his resignation, ending a controversial six-year reign as the country's top cop.
Grace Wyler
9.26.14
tech

Making Friends at the London Counter Terror Expo

Meeting the grim, bad and paranoid men whose job it is to pump the world full of guns and fear.
Oscar Rickett
5.29.12