(RNS) Future Army officers anonymously use social media to coax the vulnerable away from extremists.
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(RNS) But Americans’ level of fear far outstrips the actual threat to U.S. lives, says a new report.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The meeting on Tuesday morning, the first between a pope and an Iranian leader since 1999, had been set for November, but Hassan Rouhani’s European trip was postponed after the Paris terror attacks.
JAKARTA (Reuters) It was the first assault on the Muslim-majority country by the radical group, but five of the seven people killed were attackers.
Two people who knew him described a pious man who began expressing interest in Islam in his teenage years and devoted his life to religion.
SAN FRANCISCO — Obama administration officials are scheduled to meet with major tech executives to discuss terror organizations’ growing exploitation of the Internet for recruitment and planning, and how firms can help federal law enforcement.
Al-Muhajiroun was founded by Syrian-born Islamist cleric Omar Bakri in the late 1990s and called for Shariah law in Britain. The group was banned under anti-terrorist laws in 2010.
Siddhartha Dhar, who left Britain for Syria while on police bail, has been identified by media as the spokesman in the terrorist organization’s latest film.