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BBC avoids yet another Hamas story

Over the past year we have on several occasions had cause to note the fact that the BBC has consistently avoided telling its audiences about efforts to strengthen and increase Hamas’ presence in Palestinian Authority controlled areas of Judea & Samaria in general and those directed by senior… 426 more words


China Proposes Talks With India on Differences Over Zaki-Ur Rehman Lakhvi Issue

Beijing: Amid India’s concerns over China’s move to block action against Pakistan over release of Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, China has proposed to discuss the issue with India in the joint mechanism on counter-terrorism. 31 more words

OSCE Programme Office in Astana supports Regional Conference on Countering Violent Extremism

ASTANA, Kazakhstan, 30 June 2015 – The two-day Central and South Asia Regional Conference on Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) as a follow-on to the CVE Summit held in Washington D.C., in February 2015 concluded its work today in Astana, Kazakhstan. 361 more words


Tunisia struggles to deal with regional terrorist dynamics

The 26 June attack that killed scores of foreign – mainly British – tourists in the Tunisian resort of Sousse has once again exposed shortcomings in Tunisia’s preparedness in facing the threat posed by Islamist extremists. 1,153 more words

International Security

Massacre of Britons in Tunisia- one of the largest counter terrorism deployments seen since July 2005

The UK national policing response to the terrorist murder of holiday Britons in Tunisia has been described as ‘one of the largest counter terrorism deployments seen since July 2005.’ 594 more words


French ships involved in counter-terrorism missions and Djibouti Navy Training at Sea

Captain René-Jean Crignola, Commander, Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150), visited La Fayette class, French Frigate (FF) Surcouf, in order to meet Commanding Officer, Commander (Cdr) Thomas Fraïoli. 390 more words


The Prevent Strategy is flawed, ineffective and counter-productive.

Prevent is the strategic title given to one of the four elements of the Government’s Counter-Terrorism Policy (known as CONTEST). It aims to stop people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorists. 487 more words

Human Rights