Podcast Episode on Jihadism’s Rise and Spread

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22 April 2021

Podcast Episode on Jihadism’s Rise and Spread
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Mona Kanwal Sheikh and Dino Krause, two experts on transnational jihadist networks at the Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS), explain how jihadist groups work together and apart in a new episode of 'PRIO's Peace in a Pod'.

​Jihadism turns up not infrequently in the mainstream media. Al-Qaeda, Boko Haram, and ISIS are all considered jihadist groups. The word jihadi, which means struggle, can be interpreted both as an internal struggle within oneself and as a more general struggle in the outside world. What else do jihadist groups have in common? Find out in the new episode of 'PRIO's Peace in a Pod'.

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See also more about Sheikh and Krause's research on transnational jihad here.

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