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Message to communities following incident in #Westminster

Following the tragic incident in Westminster yesterday

  • Warwickshire Police will be increasing visibility and foot patrolling across the County.
  • There will be an increase in the numbers of armed police, but these will be in strategic locations, vehicle based,  and generally not foot patrol officers.
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Community Safety

A brilliant 1,000 word reader comment worth highlighting

A couple of weeks ago I wrote this post on  why the Saudi-UAE views of radical Islam will be more influential during the Trump administration.  A long-time reader, an extremely smart and distinguished analyst of Middle East politics, left this 1,000 word comment: 255 more words

Counter-terrorism

Terrorism Telegram Newsline – March 17

Overview of today’s terrorism news.

Terrorism

The Case for Community-Led Counterterrorism

Community-led counterterrorism presents an untapped opportunity, as it recognises that religiously defined communities have a distinct role to play in responding to growing terrorist recruitment efforts in Europe and North America. 1,422 more words

al-Shabaab Spokesman Ali Dheere Speaks - and the Somali People Respond

In January 2017, the al-Shabaab spokesman, Ali Dheere, spoke to AJE’s Hamza Mohamed (although the interview itself was released through a Somali Diaspora online news channel called Dalsoor). 109 more words

Terrorism

Yemen's "Areas of Active Hostilities": A Tautology for the 21st Century

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is exploring how to dismantle or bypass Obama-era constraints intended to prevent civilian deaths from drone attacks, commando raids and other counterterrorism missions outside conventional war zones like Afghanistan and Iraq, according to officials familiar with internal deliberations.

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