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“Combating terror”

“Combating terror”

March 28, 2017 9:42 am

The National reports: Around the world, a race to unpack and understand the minds of extremists is well underway. From America to France, extremists seemingly appear out of thin air after quiet radicalisation. The Middle East is, of course, no stranger to extremist movements and as such, it is critical for local perspectives to be included in the global conversation on how to crush extremist movements before they become too powerful.

To read the full article, follow this link: http://www.thenational.ae/opinion/editorial/combating-terror

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