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Extremism and conflict: what to watch in 2017

Our colleagues at the Centre on Religion & Geopolitics asked a number of leading security experts for their predictions of what to watch for in 2017. Read their comments here.

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Berlin Christmas market was target of terrorist attack, Angela Merkel says

Germany’s Chancellor, Angela Merkel, has called the Berlin Christmas market attack in which 12 people were killed and more than 50 injured a terrorist attack, report Alison Smale and Melissa Eddy of the New York Times. “We must assume at the current time that it was a terrorist attack,” Ms. Merkel was quoted as saying in the article. “I know […]

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45 years of terrorist attacks in Europe, visualized

Chris Alcantra of the Washington Post has compiled a series of graphics showing European terrorist attacks from 1970 to 2015, listing geographic locations and other statistics. Look at them here.

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