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A Way Forward in Transforming Violent Extremism De-Islamisation, De-Securitisation, and De-Religionisation
Mohammed Abu-Nimer
In this reflection on the responses to my lead article in the Dialogue issue at hand, I want to highlight two principles which need to be kept in mind when shaping CVE and PVE initiatives, because…
Partner Publication
Factional Dynamics within Boko Haram
Omar S. Mahmood, Ndubuisi Christian Ani
This report, produced by the Institute for Security Studies (ISS), is the first in a two-part study examining current dynamics with regards to violent extremist organisations (VEOs) operating in the…
Muslims and Islamic Fundamentalism In Macedonia
Marko Babić
Despite the fact that Macedonia achieved independence in a peaceful manner in 1991, its position has been continuously challenged in political, economic and security dimensions ever since. One of…
Assessing Islamic terrorism in the Western Balkans: the state of the debate
Aristotle Tziampiris
During the 1990s foreign mujahedin fighters espousing an extreme Islamic ideology fought on Balkan soil. The extent and consequences of their presence in the Western Balkans constitute a…
The Coming Balkan Caliphate: The Threat of Radical Islam to Europe and the West
Christopher Deliso
The Balkans, the gateway between East and West, are also Europe's soft underbelly, a rough neighborhood where organized crime and terrorism present a constant threat. This eye-opening book…
Resolve Publication
COMPENDIUM: Bangladesh and Violent Extremism: RESOLVE Network Research 2016-2017
This compendium is the collected work of RESOLVE Network publications resulting from RESOLVE’s 2016-2017 Bangladesh Research Initiative.

In 2017, the RESOLVE Network Secretariat…

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