Terrorism in Europe

Terrorism expert Petter Nesser talked about the rise of terrorism in Europe. His remarks were based on research included in his new book,… read more

Terrorism expert Petter Nesser talked about the rise of terrorism in Europe. His remarks were based on research included in his new book, Islamist Terrorism in Europe. Mr. Nesser said most attacks are linked to Western involvement in world conflicts. He also explained the different roles and functions within a terror cell, and what causes people to radicalize. Mr. Nesser identified the Iraq war as the major cause for the new generation of active terrorists. The event also included questions from the audience. close

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  • Petter Nesser Senior Research Fellow Norwegian Defense Research Establishment
  • David Sterman Senior Program Associate New America->International Security Program

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Terrorism in Europe

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Program ID:
409224-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 09, 2016 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
May 20, 2016 | 6:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • May 09, 2016 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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  • May 09, 2016 | 11:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 10, 2016 | 1:30am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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  • May 16, 2016 | 9:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 20, 2016 | 6:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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