Chatham House research on terrorism examines effective counterterrorism strategies, including growing dangers such as ‘lone-wolf terrorism’ and the persistent threat of Islamist terrorism from Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Al-Qaeda, Boko Haram and other jihadist groups.

This includes commentary on government counterterrorism responses to major attacks.

Research explores potential solutions to ongoing conflicts fed by terrorism and extremism, terrorism’s effect on societies and the problem of radicalization, along with other terrorism-related security challenges.

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