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”Young, German, Taliban”: What Causes Radicalization?

How does one explain the phenomenon of Salafism? And what causes young Islamists the world over to take up jihad? Wolf Schmidt offers some...

The Response to the Salafist Movement in Germany: Heavy on Populism,...

Many intelligence officials in Germany are baffled by the political response to the Salafist movement. As far as they are concerned, there is too...

Salafists in Germany Heading for ”Urban Terrorism”?

Until now, German public perception of the Salafists placed the phenomenon firmly on foreign soil. Recent events involving followers of this radical school of...