Category: Terrorism

AfPak Monitoring Terrorism

Afghan security forces killed a high-ranking member of Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent

The National Directorate of Security of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan reported that Afghan security forces killed a high-ranking member of al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), Mohammad Hanif. Despite the Taliban has often denied their involvement with al-Qaeda, latest military operations have underlined how strong is the presence and penetration of the terrorist organisation in Afghanistan.…Continue readingAfghan security forces killed a high-ranking member of Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent

Caucasus Monitoring Terrorism

Terrorist attack in France and the Chechen diaspora in Europe

The recent terrorist attack occurred in France highlights the problem of security and the impact of jihadist propaganda in the Russian language inside the European Union. In fact, Islamic State ideologies and the presence of North Caucasian diaspora in Europe might threaten EU security. …Continue readingTerrorist attack in France and the Chechen diaspora in Europe