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Category Archives: CRT Policy Paper

December 23, 2016

Turkey and The West in Syria: Course Correction

A new policy paper from The Henry Jackson Society, Turkey and The West in Syria: Course Correction, argues that Western policy towards Turkey must change in light of the nature of Turkish involvement in Syria. Having initially attempted to improve …

Posted in CRT Policy Paper, Syria, Turkey
October 5, 2016

New HJS Research Identifies Organised Campaign to Undermine the Prevent Strategy

A new policy paper from the Henry Jackson Society, Myths and Misunderstandings: Understanding Opposition to The Prevent Strategy, examines the campaign against the Prevent strategy, the government’s counter-radicalisation policy, highlighting the spread of misinformation designed to undermine the strategy.
The ‘Prevent’ …

Posted in CRT Policy Paper, Policy Paper
November 25, 2015

Destroying Islamic State, Defeating Assad: A Strategy for Syria

Destroying Islamic State, Defeating Assad: A Strategy for Syria lays out how the Assad regime aided the growth of the Islamic State, which now threatens the West, and deflected attention away from war crimes committed by Damascus against its own …

Posted in CRT Policy Paper, ISIS, Islamism, Middle East, Policy Paper, Spotlight
May 29, 2015

Extradition to the United States: A Long Road to Justice

Although extradition arrangements between the United Kingdom and the United States are found to be fair and working, the time between the first request for extradition and the last appeal can and should be a much shorter process, finds a …

Posted in CRT Policy Paper, Defence, Extremism, Human Rights, Policy Paper, Terrorism & Security, Trans-Atlantic Relations, United Kingdom, United States
February 24, 2015

Community Policing and Preventing Extremism: Lessons from Bradford

Since the 7/7 terrorist attacks in London, police forces nationally have implemented successive counter-radicalisation policies. Community Policing and Preventing Extremism, based on a series of interviews with senior police officers from the West Yorkshire Police and the North East Counter-Terrorism …

Posted in CRT Policy Paper, Extremism, ISIS, Islamism, Policy Paper, Religious Fundamentalism, Spotlight, Terrorism & Security, United Kingdom
September 25, 2014

Disrupting Extremists: More Effective Use of Existing Legislation

In raids across London, a total of nine men – including hate preacher Anjem Choudhury – have been arrested by the Metropolitan Police on suspicion of being members of a proscribed organisation, presumed to be al-Muhajiroun. In its first public release, …

Posted in CRT Highlight, CRT Policy Paper, CRT Research, Policy Paper, Spotlight, Terrorism & Security

The Legal Case for British Military Action Against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria

Amid mounting international agreement on launching air strikes against Islamic State (IS) targets in Iraq and Syria, The Henry Jackson Society’s policy paper The Legal Case for British Military Action Against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria provides a comprehensive analysis …

Posted in CRT Policy Paper, CRT Research, Policy Paper, Spotlight, Terrorism & Security
September 12, 2014

British Jihadists: Preventing Travel Abroad and Stopping Attacks at Home

Amid heightened awareness of the disturbing number of British fighters joining Islamic State, British Jihadists: Preventing Travel Abroad and Stopping Attacks at Home,  shows why they demonstrate a real threat to national security and offers practical policy instruments to meet the …

Posted in CRT Policy Paper, CRT Research, Policy Paper, Religious Fundamentalism, Spotlight, Terrorism & Security