22 Apr 2013
Armed Conflict in Syria: US and International Response
Author: Jeremy M Sharp, Christopher M Blanchard
Congressional Research Service (CRS)
This paper discusses the situation in Syria after over a year of unrest and violence.
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16 Apr 2013
AQIM's Existing and Disrupted Plans in and from the Sahel
Author: Fernando Reinares
Elcano Royal Institute of International and Strategic Studies
This commentary examines the evolving role of Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) in political conflicts in North and West Africa.
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The Fighters of Lashkar‐e‐Taiba: Recruitment, Training, Deployment and Death
Author: Don Rassler, C Christine Fair, Anirban Ghosh, Arif Jamal, Nadia Shoeb
Combating Terrorism Center (CTC)
This paper is an analysis of over 900 biographies of the deceased militants of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), the group responsible for the 2008 Mumbai attacks.
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The Roles of Women in Terrorism, Conflict, and Violent Extremism
Author: Naureen Chowdhury Fink, Liat Shetret, Rafia Barakat
Center on Global Counterterrorism Cooperation (CGCC)
This policy brief examines the challenges in integrating a gender dimension into counterterrorism policy and programming.
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