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Global Center on Cooperative Security Report: Strengthening Regional Cooperation to Prevent and Counter Violent Extremism in South Asia What Role for Civil Society? BY RAFIA BHULAI AND NAUREEN CHOWDHURY FINK

Like many other regions, South Asia is confronted with a rapidly transforming terrorism threat landscape that is increasingly transnational in nature. Local grievances and sociopolitical dynamics have been exploited by groups such as al-Qaeda and the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and linked to a global master

2017-02-13T14:24:12+00:00 Saturday, 31 December 2016|Countering violent extremism|

ВЫСТУПЛЕНИЕ ЗАМЕСТИТЕЛЯ ДИРЕКТОРА ДЕПАРТАМЕНТА ПО ВОПРОСАМ НОВЫХ ВЫЗОВОВ И УГРОЗ МИД РОССИИ Д.В.ФЕОКТИСТОВА НА СОВМЕСТНОМ СПЕЦИАЛЬНОМ ЗАСЕДАНИИ КОНТРТЕРРОРИСТИЧЕСКОГО КОМИТЕТА СОВЕТА БЕЗОПАСНОСТИ ООН, КОМИТЕТА СБ ООН ПО САНКЦИЯМ В ОТНОШЕНИИ ИГИЛ И АЛЬ-КАИДЫ, ФАТФ И ДРУГИХ ПРОФИЛЬНЫХ МНОГОСТОРОННИХ ОРГАНИЗАЦИЙ

Уважаемый г-н Председатель, 17 декабря 2015 г. Совет Безопасности ООН единогласно принял подготовленную по инициативе России и США резолюцию 2253 по борьбе с деятельностью и финансированием ИГИЛ, Джабхат ан-Нусры и связанных с ними террористических организаций. Символично, что первую сессию сегодняшнего мероприятия открывают именно представители России и США. Рассчитываем, что сотрудничество по борьбе с терроризмом, в том числе на территории Сирии, вскоре получит дополнительный весомый импульс.

2016-12-14T09:46:16+00:00 Wednesday, 14 December 2016|Terrorism financing|

Statement by Mr. Dmitry V. Feoktistov, Deputy Director of the Department on New Challenges and Threats of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation at the Special Joint Session of the UN Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee, the UN Security Council ISIL And Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee, the FATF and Other Relevant Multilateral Organizations (New York, December 12, 2016)

Mr. Chairman, On December 17, 2015, the UN Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 2253 drafted by Russia jointly with the US to prevent the activities and financing of ISIL, Jabhat al-Nusra and affiliated terrorist organizations. Symbolically, it is the representatives of Russia and the US who open the first session of today's event. We hope that the cooperation against terrorism, including in Syria, will soon be given another powerful impetus.

2016-12-14T09:42:14+00:00 Wednesday, 14 December 2016|Terrorism financing|

The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Strengthening International Cooperation through formal and Informal Channels – Isra’a Abu-Shwimeh, Jordan

“ our future is under serious threat from the khawarej, the outlaws of Islam that operate globally today. They target religious differences, hoping to kill cooperation and compassion among the billions of people, of all faiths and communities, who live side-by-side in our many countries. These outlaw gangs use suspicion and ignorance to expand their own power. Worse still is the free hand they grant themselves to distort the word of God to justify the most atrocious crimes.”

2016-12-13T19:41:46+00:00 Tuesday, 13 December 2016|International, regional, and subregional cooperation, Terrorism financing|