ISIS and Foreign Fighters

Academics from the U.K., Spain, and the U.S talked about the threat of foreign fighters from Europe and the U.S. who travel to Syria and… read more

Academics from the U.K., Spain, and the U.S talked about the threat of foreign fighters from Europe and the U.S. who travel to Syria and Iraq to join ISIS* and other militant groups. They discussed motivations, online recruitment techniques, the differences among European and American law enforcement strategies, and the dangers the fighters pose when they return to their home countries.

*The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) or the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, or DAISH/DAESH in Arabic), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State. close

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  • Frank J. Cilluffo Special Assistant (Former) White House->Homeland Security
  • Peter Neumann Director King's College (London, England)->International Centre for Study of Radicalisation
  • Fernando Reinares Senior Analyst Elcano Royal Institute (Madrid)->International Terrorism
  • Lorenzo Vidino Director George Washington University Center for Cyber and Homeland Security->Program on Extremism
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ISIS and Foreign Fighters

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Program ID:
327423-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 31, 2015 | 9:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 06, 2015 | 3:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jul 31, 2015 | 9:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 01, 2015 | 3:26am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 03, 2015 | 11:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2015 | 7:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 06, 2015 | 3:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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