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Category Archives: CRT News Coverage

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October 18, 2017

ISIS out for REVENGE: Sleeper cells ‘to launch terror attacks in West’ after fall of Raqqa

US-led coalition forces managed to drive the terrorists out of the city in Syria after intense fighting raged there since June.
The Fall of Raqqa is being touted as a symbolic victory over ISIS, who have now lost most of the territory they …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, ISIS, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security
October 11, 2017

Sex slavery forms lucrative and critical role for Islamic State, Boko Haram

After being captured by Islamic State, a group of young girls were forced to stand against a wall while men groped their chest.
“If she had breasts then she was OK to rape,” said a Yazidi survivor recounting the experience. “If …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security, Women's Rights

Stockholm syndrome: Why Boko Haram and Isis slaves choose to stay with their captors

Earlier in 2017, 83 schoolgirls held hostage by Nigerian terror group Boko Haram were given the opportunity to leave the militants following a series of negotiations with the government. All but one returned to their grieving families after three years of captivity.
In a …

Posted in Boko Haram, CRT News Coverage, ISIS, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security, Women's Rights
October 9, 2017

Study reveals sexual slavery ‘helped terror group Daesh make £23m last year’

Terrorists are turning to human trafficking, including trading in modern slavery, for their revenue streams, a new report reveals.
The so-called Islamic State (Daesh) and Boko Haram are among groups resorting to hostage-taking and ransom efforts as historical revenue streams such …

Posted in Boko Haram, CRT News Coverage, Global, ISIS, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security, Women's Rights

Isis among terrorist groups using slaves to recruit rapists and domestic abusers

Terrorists are using slaves to generate funding and attract recruits including domestic abusers and rapists, research has found.
A report published by think-tank the Henry Jackson Society (HJS) warned that modern slavery and sexual violence was fuelling Isis and other groups operating across …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, Global, ISIS, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security, Women's Rights

Sex slavery and human trafficking is how terror groups Isis and Boko Haram now raise funds

Groups, including Isis and Boko Haram, are turning to hostage-taking and ransom efforts as historical revenue streams such as taxation and oil sales dry up, the research found.
The study by foreign policy and security think tank the Henry Jackson Society …

Posted in Boko Haram, CRT News Coverage, Global, ISIS, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security, Women's Rights

From Boko Haram to Islamic State, sex slavery and trafficking fund extremism – report

Offering kidnapped women and girls to jihadist fighters as sex slaves or wives helps militant groups lure and retain members, while sex trafficking can bankroll their extremist operations, a UK-based think-tank said on Monday.
Groups such as Boko Haram in Nigeria …

Posted in Boko Haram, CRT News Coverage, Global, ISIS, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security, Women's Rights

Rapists and wife-beaters flocked to join ISIS because the group’s systemised sexual violence appealed to them

A new study has shown that many men with a history of sexual violence and domestic abuse joined ISIS because of the group’s use of slavery and rape.
The Henry Jackson Society report claims the sanctioning of systemic sexual abuse served as a …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, Global, ISIS, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security, Women's Rights

Sexual slavery new funding source for terror groups like Isis, study reveals

Terrorists are using human trafficking, including trading in sex slaves, as a new source of funding, according to a new report.
Groups, including Isis and Boko Haram, are turning to hostage-taking and ransom efforts as historical revenue streams such as taxation …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, Global, ISIS, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security, Women's Rights

ISIS deliberately luring paedos and sex predators to join its ranks

ISIS is attracting rapists and paedophiles to fight for them by rewarding them with sex slaves, terror experts claim.
Men with a history of sexual violence and domestic abuse are believed to have joined the jihadi group because of the organisation’s use …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, CRT Report, Global, ISIS, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security, Women's Rights
October 8, 2017

Sexual predators lured to join Isis with promise of rape and slavery

Isis successfully recruits sexual predators and men with histories of domestic abuse because of its use of rape and slavery to terrorise people, a new study has suggested. Islamic State’s embrace of sexual violence makes it attractive to these people, …

Posted in CRT, CRT News Coverage, Media Centre, News Coverage

Rape and slavery was lure for UK Isis recruits with history of sexual violence

Young fighters are mobilised by Islamic State’s ideology of abusing women as a form of terrorism, says report.
Men with a history of sexual violence and domestic abuse joined Islamic Statebecause of the organisation’s systemic use of rape and slavery as a …

Posted in CRT, CRT News Coverage, CRT Report, News Coverage, Spotlight
September 20, 2017

Yvette Cooper says delays removing reported content are ‘unacceptable’

YouTube under fire after neo-Nazi and Taliban videos found on site despite being flagged
Extremist footage posted by Islamists and neo-Nazis remains online despite pledges from the world’s largest internet companies to remove it, a study has found.
Research carried out by the Henry …

Posted in CRT, CRT News Coverage, News Coverage, Spotlight

YouTube blasted over praising TERROR propaganda

YOUTUBE has been condemned for failing to take down films praising Adolf Hitler and showing Taliban propaganda.

A study of Islamist and far right extremist material found more than 120 videos were still not removed despite having been flagged to the …

Posted in CRT, CRT News Coverage

YOUTUBE DANGER Extremist videos promoting violence STILL widely available on YouTube despite Google’s promises to clean up dangerous content

An investigation has discovered more than 120 videos made by pro-Islamists and far-right activists are still available for internet users to view. MORE than 120 extremist videos were STILL widely available on YouTube last night despite being flagged as dangerous, …

Posted in CRT, CRT News Coverage, News Coverage

Youtube criticised as videos supporting Hitler and Taliban remain online

Online video giant YouTube has been condemned for failing to take down extremist content including films praising Adolf Hitler and Taliban propaganda.
An extensive study of Islamist and far-right extremist material shared on the website found more than 120 videos were …

Posted in CRT, CRT News Coverage, News Coverage, Spotlight
September 15, 2017

Parsons Green blast underscores continuing terrorist threat

Latest incident indicative of small-scale attacks capable of being undertaken by individuals.

At 8:30 this morning, Police responded to an explosion aboard a London Underground train at Parsons Green Station. Multiple people have been injured, in what Counter Terrorism Command (S015) …

Posted in CRT, CRT News Coverage, CRT Press Release, Press Release
September 4, 2017

Revealed: Extremist Islamic preacher hosted foster care workshop

An extremist Islamic preacher helped in the recruitment of foster parents, The Telegraph can disclose, amid a growing row over a Christian child placed in the care of devout Muslims.
The imam hosted a workshop for would-be foster carers just months after …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, News Coverage
August 29, 2017

As the caliphate crumbles, Taliban steals ISIS’ tactics to target women

A glossy women’s magazine has hit virtual newsstands, its front cover splashed with the image of a woman, veiled from head to toe, walking off into a yellow-hued desert.
But, unlike other fashion or beauty publications, this one has a niche …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, News Coverage, War in Afghanistan, Women's Rights
August 25, 2017

Nikita Malik discusses children and the Islamic State in The Independent

Isis has used a 10-year-old American boy to issue a threat to Donald Trump as the group seeks to inspire terror attacks around the world.
The boy, named in the propaganda video as Yusuf, appeared in footage Isis claimed was filmed in its de-facto …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, Global, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security
August 24, 2017

Tom Wilson talks to CNN about the Spain attacks

Posted in Broadcast Appearances, CRT News Coverage, News Coverage, Uncategorized
August 23, 2017

How Do Security Services Conduct a Man Hunt?

Less than a week after Younes Abouyaaqoub drove a van along the crowded boulevard of Las Ramblas in Barcelona, killing 13 people and injuring more than 130, all 12 suspects are now either dead or in custody. So how did …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, Extremism, ISIS, News Coverage, Spain
August 22, 2017

Dr. Julia Rushchenko discusses Spain attack on CNN

Posted in Broadcast Appearances, CRT News Coverage
August 21, 2017

Spain’s Jihadis Are Awakened

By Tom Wilson
The horrific series of events in Barcelona is yet another macabre example of what is starting to feel like Europe’s new normal. This is the era of frequent, low-tech, mass casualty Jihadist attacks, in which any ideologically driven …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, Extremism, ISIS, News Coverage, Opinion Editorial, Spain
August 20, 2017

Seaside Britons at risk of ISIS vehicle attacks like Barcelona, experts warn

The warnings come after ISIS terrorists called for vehicle attacks on the West just 10 days before the Barcelona van rampage.
Kyle Orton, an ISIS expert from the Henry Jackson Society, told the Daily Star Online that provincial towns in the …

Posted in CRT News Coverage, News Coverage
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