Policy Paper No. 4 "Countering Violent Extremism and Terrorism in Asia and Europe"

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Countering violent extremism and terrorism has been a top priority of governments in Asia and Europe for many years. Terrorist cells posed a severe threat to home security, even before the emergence of Daesh. However, as a consequence of Asian and European citizens joining Daesh, terrorists have been able to establish networks among fighters from both regions. It has thus become imperative that governments from Asia and Europe enhance their collaboration and coordination in all dimensions of counter-terrorism efforts.


Patrick Rüppel

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Country Reports


Singapore, February 23, 2017