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Shamima Begum: Here’s what will happen to the Isis schoolgirl if she returns home to Britain

Quilliam International’s Director of Policy, David Toube, explains the case surrounding Shamima Begum – “Without prejudging the case there appears to be ample evidence on which she could be prosecuted. When Britons commit crimes in another country they must be prosecuted. She does appear to have admitted going to Syria to join Isis,” in the

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Former MI6 director says schoolgirl who joined Isis should be ‘given a chance’

Quilliam International’s Director of Policy, David Toube, describes Shamima Begum as “the hardest of hard cases”. “She appears to have expressed remorse only for the failure of the caliphate and its failure to live up to expectations. So she would be a very difficult person to de-radicalise in her current state of mind” in the

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Home Office urged to release leftwing extremism report

Politicians express concern over documents drafted by the Extremism Analysis Unit.

Pandering To The Far Right Is No Way To Counter Them

Placating radical right rhetoric will not stop the EDL, Pegida and the rest of the angry acronym brigade

James Matthews: Former British soldier who fought against Isis attacks ‘incoherent’ terror charge

Jim Matthews was prosecuted for fighting with a group backed by the British military.

‘Far Left and far Right’ yellow vest protesters fight in streets of Lyon

A vicious street brawl between rival “yellow vest” factions has highlighted bitter divisions among the anti-government protesters as the speaker of the National Assembly warned of a culture of violence engulfing French politics.

US-German tensions spike over terror suspect dispute

Tensions in the fraught relationship between Washington and Berlin are spiking again, as Trump administration officials rail against Germany for deporting a terrorist to Turkey instead of extraditing him to the US following a 2015 indictment.

Are the Stansted 15 being treated like terrorists?

15 anti-deportation campaigners break into Stansted Airport in March 2017.

Advocacy group invites Zuckerberg to discuss removing extremist content

The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) this week invited Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to host a public conversation about removing extremist content from the platform.

Danish Jehovah’s Witness jailed for 6 years for ‘extremism’ in Russia

A Russian court on Wednesday sentenced a Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison for “extremism”, in the first conviction of its kind since a 2017 law that outlawed the religious group.