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The potential return of French jihadists to France: French government has...

The United States' withdrawal from Syria, which should be effective in the next few months, has caused a major change in French government policy...

“He was there with his heart and soul”: The mother of...

In 2014 and 2015, European publics were kept in suspense by daily press reports on the rising numbers of European citizens travelling to Syria...

Social and economic marginalisation in European cities is a key factor...

In his recent article, the sociologist Farhad Khosrokhavar writes that a significant factor in jihadist radicalisation in Europe is the “jihadogenous urban structure”, a type of city district which produces jihadists at a much higher rate than other districts by shaping “the identity of those who are socially excluded and culturally stigmatised”.

2,000 women and children held in Syrian detention camps for links...

More than 2,000 foreign women and children are being held in detention camps in Syria after moving with their husbands to join ISIS. After their husbands are captured or killed, many of their families also find themselves captured and stuck in limbo as their home countries ignore pleas to repatriate them.