COMMENTARY

The Threat from Europe’s Jihadi Prisoners and Prison Leavers

In the latest edition of CTC Sentinel, Robin Simcox and Hannah Stuart examines the threat posed by jihadi prisoners in Europe from two different angles: (1) terror plots and attacks that occurred inside and outside prisons in Western Europe from 2014 in which at least one of the attackers/plotters had been convicted in Europe of a previous terrorism offense; and (2) various forms of recidivism from a comprehensive database relating to U.K. jihadi terror activity.

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