This NY Times opinion piece is written by Jenny White, a social anthropologist studying Turkey. It may be of interest as it explains some of the current political issues and factions that will impact upcoming elections in that country.Can Turkey Overcome Its Bitter Factionalism
In today’s STRATFOR Daily Brief there is a good article that focuses on the challenges of measuring the success of terror attacks, terrorist groups and particularly jihadist. I will be using it in my class on terrorism at Radford University in the Fall and thought you might find it of interest.
How Do You Measure Success Against Jihadists
In light of recent terror attacks in Indonesia by ISIS terrorist returning from Syria, STRATFOR has reprinted an excellent 2014 article on the dangers of returning fighters to their countries of origin. As we know from attacks in France, the UK and Germany, this is and will continue to be a significant security concern – how significant remains to be seen. I pass it to you as it may be of interest.Assessing the Threat of Jihadists Returning From Syria