Small Wars Journal

counterterrorism

Addressing the Ideological Underpinnings of Salafi Jihadism SWJED Fri, 05/25/2018 - 12:21am
Currently, USG strategy addresses Salafi jihadists primarily as a terrorist threat and is predominantly reliant on military and law enforcement efforts to kill or capture combatants. As a result, the Salafi jihadist threat has only grown worse as jihadists now control more territory and have experienced an exponential growth in the number of devoted adherents.
ETA: From Dictatorship to Democracy SWJED Fri, 11/03/2017 - 2:30am

The case study of ETA offers a unique opportunity to assess the strategy and ideology of both the state and the terrorist organization in the context of dictatorship and democracy.

European Security Threats and Challenges: An Examination of Mass Migration, Its Impact on European Security and Practical Policy Recommendations SWJED Wed, 10/25/2017 - 3:46pm

This paper aims to examine the issues of mass migration to Europe, its impact on European security and provide practical policy recommendations.

Leapfrogging: Terrorists and State Actors SWJED Sun, 08/13/2017 - 6:04am

The paper evaluates the magnitude of threat posed by Violent Non-State Actors as opposed to hostile states actors with a national intelligence apparatus.