Il panorama dell’estremismo politico sia nazionale sia internazionale, senza trascurare forme violente dei gruppi separatisti è vario e frammentato per quanto concerne i temi di interesse, per le modalità comunicative e narrative, nonché per i canali comunicativi prescelti. Continue reading
The recent Ottawa attack, where an active duty soldier was shot dead by a would-be “militant jihadist”, has brought to light an emerging targeting paradigm that is worth being addressed: has the military garrisoned in Western barracks been a suitable target by violent extremist networks in recent years? In other words, could it be considered a new objective of opportunity within the category “soft-target”? Continue reading
Catholic University of Milan in co-operation with the Al-Ahram Center for political and strategic studies (ACPSS) of Cairo origanized the NATO Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme Advanced Research Workshop: Countering violent extremism among youthto prevent terrorism. held on 10-13 June 2014 at ASERI in Milan.