Terrorism

Somali cabinet minister latest death as number of Canadians killed by terrorists in 2016 highest in 15 years

Media: National Post, June 28, 2016
TSAS Expert(s): James O Ellis
Subject(s): Canada, Canadian Incident Database, ISIS/ISIL, Middle East, Terrorism

Risk of domestic terror attacks rises as Daesh, other groups falter on battlefield, report warns

Media: Toronto Star, June 20, 2016
TSAS Expert(s): Lorne Dawson
Subject(s): ISIS/ISIL, Radicalization, Syria, Terrorism

Jesse MacLean: Understanding the 1989 Montreal Massacre as ‘lone wolf’ terrorism

Media: Ottawa Citizen, December 6, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Jesse MacLean
Subject(s): Extremism, Home Grown Terror, Terrorism

U of A faculty and staff provide comment on ISIL’s attacks on Paris

Media: The Gateway, November 25, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Mojtaba Mahdavi
Subject(s): ISIS/ISIL, Paris attacks, Terrorism

ISIS voice on audio linking group to Paris may be Canadian

Media: Herald News, November 17, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Amarnath Amarasingam
Subject(s): ISIS/ISIL, Suicide attacks, Terrorism

coverage of Paris Attacks

Media: CBC Day 6, November 14, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): ISIS/ISIL, Terrorism

Kent Roach and Craig Forcese: How Ottawa fails to meet the security challenge

Media: OurWindsor.ca, October 13, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Legislation, Ottawa Attack, Security, Terrorism

Countering the terrorist threat in Canada is no easy task

Media: Ottawa Sun, July 10, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Legislation, Terrorism

Half a century of terrifying Canada: Before jihadists, other extremists carried out hundreds of attacks

Media: National Post, May 18, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): James O Ellis
Subject(s): Canada, Extremism, Terrorism

Universities team to build database of terrorism, extremist attacks 1960-2014

Media: 680 News, May 14, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): James O Ellis
Subject(s): Canada, Canadian Incident Database, Terrorism

3 U.K. schoolgirls suspected of joining ISIS in Syria

Media: CBC News, February 21, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Joana Cook
Subject(s): Extremism, Foreign Fighters, ISIS/ISIL, Terrorism

Blind Revenge will result in the Stoking of the Flames War

Media: The Independent (Ireland), February 5, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Joana Cook
Subject(s): ISIS/ISIL, Terrorism

Islamic State Video Of Pilot Burning To Death May Be A Show Of Weakness, Not Strength

Media: The Huffington Post, February 4, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Joana Cook
Subject(s): Extremism, ISIS/ISIL, Terrorism

Canadian law professors warn against criminalizing online glorification of terrorism

Media: Canada.com, January 21, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Free Speech, Terrorism

Terrorism research urgently needed in Canada

Media: University Affairs, January 14, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese, Jeremy Littlewood, Lorne Dawson
Subject(s): Research Funding, TSAS, Terrorism

Acts of terror and public violence hit home in 2014

Media: Timmins Press, December 23, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): James O Ellis
Subject(s): Canada, Canadian Incident Database, TSAS, Terrorism

Interview on Breakfast Television

Media: Breakfast TV, October 23, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Paul Joosse
Subject(s): Home Grown Terror, Ottawa Attack, Terrorism

When the Prime Minister becomes a central character in story of a terrorism incident

Media: Globe and Mail, October 22, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Quebec, Radicalization, Terrorism

Plausible deniability is key when talking with terrorists

Media: Canada.com, June 2, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Boko Haram, Hostage Negotiation, Terrorism