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ShirazMaher
Shiraz Maher
Historian | Director @icsr_centre | Lecturer, War Studies, Kings College London | Contributor, New Statesman | Studying Syria & Jihadis

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  • RT @HurstPublishers: 🚨 OUT NOW Edited by @Joana_Cook & @ShirazMaher, ‘The Rule is for None but Allah’ is an examination of Islamist rule a… Fri May 19
  • Hard to think of another time with the Army and popular sentiment in Pakistan have been at such loggerheads. A trul… https://t.co/beLe3G2t5V Fri May 12
  • The need for accountability in Syria https://t.co/GXQYqzSyPO Sat Apr 29
  • RT @inna_veleva: 20 years after the #Iraq invasion - how can the scars heal? In the #TheConversationWeekly, I discuss the insights from ou… Fri Mar 17
  • RT @azelin: Over the past 1.5+ yrs, I've been working on a mapping project related to the Islamic State. On March 21st there will be a laun… Thu Mar 09
  • RT @JimBethell: I’m starting a new position as Senior Visiting Fellow, War Studies Department at King's College London working under superv… Fri Mar 03
  • This has been a really long time in the making, but I’m delighted to say it’s finally ready for launch now - the ne… https://t.co/MLmT4db68U Tue Feb 28
  • That’s an entirely separate issue altogether from what should happen in terms of prosecution and accountability of… https://t.co/092qh4OSVw Wed Feb 22
  • To that extent, Shamima Begum is British, “our” problem, & needs to be seen as such. That’s not about being “soft”… https://t.co/fRIvd5P9OL Wed Feb 22
  • Meanwhile, for those who can’t claim any alternative heritage (and hence different citizenship), their British citi… https://t.co/HIapgzFS59 Wed Feb 22
  • That applies to the children of immigrants, all Jews, and anyone from Northern Ireland. For these classes of people… https://t.co/dvs8WgdGYO Wed Feb 22
  • The two need to be considered separately. On the former, the government has effectively created a two-tiered citize… https://t.co/Hgod2KuAaB Wed Feb 22
  • This is such an emotive case, which always provokes strong reactions. There’s two separate issues to consider: (i)… https://t.co/CmJJNFC4Gv Wed Feb 22
  • I remember this so vividly. I’d been talking to members of the “Baba Amr Media Office”, a small collection of rebel… https://t.co/3c83QwjwWS Wed Feb 22
  • RT @lemuesie: Sudanese search and rescue team in Turkey https://t.co/RfmkYk08iz Sun Feb 12
  • RT @Nafisa_Latic: Only two months old but fought 128 hours to survive. Practically under the rubble for 9 percent of his life. We love you,… Sun Feb 12
  • RT @SyriaCivilDef: To save one life is to save all of humanity... During the rescue of a family from under the rubble yesterday, Tuesday,… Thu Feb 09
  • RT @molhamteam: بفضل الله، إنقاذ عائلة كاملة بعد أكثر من 40 ساعة من عمليات الإنقاذ للدفاع المدني في الشمال السوري. الحمدلله استطعنا رؤية… Tue Feb 07
  • RT @IMESatGWU: Book Recommendation for you... Salafi-Jihadism: The History of an Idea, by Shiraz Maher. This weeks book xplores the intelle… Tue Feb 07
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: The latest episode of @joshbakerstory's podcast is out, featuring Director @ShirazMaher who contextualises and explains Sh… Thu Feb 02
  • RT @joshbakerstory: Episode 4 is out today. Last week we revealed how Shamima Begum made it to Syria (see video). This week it’s all about… Wed Feb 01
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: There is still time to sign up for our HMD event with Ruth Posner BEM next week, where @KarenPollock100 @DannyStone1 @Erin… Wed Feb 01
  • RT @leloveluck: The Syrian air force responsible for Douma chemical weapons attack which killed 40+, global watchdog confirms after exhaust… Sat Jan 28
  • RT @_BGoldberg: "what happens on 4chan doesn't stay on 4chan" - my co-author @yonatanlupu discussing our new paper out in @guardian https:… Thu Jan 26
  • Important thread from my @ICSR_Centre colleague @hannah1_rose https://t.co/Amocf6DQFA Thu Jan 26
  • RT @CraanenAnne: We're hiring! We're looking for a Project Manager to join @techvsterrorism to bring project management best practice to ou… Thu Jan 19
  • RT @XCEPT_Research: This new @XCEPT_Research policy briefing note from @ICSR_Centre researchers @irisharab7 & @inna_veleva offers valuable… Wed Jan 18
  • Every word of this. "Religious conservatives want to [...] eliminate any diversity. Western progressives[...] side… https://t.co/DQJEcbPxgA Wed Jan 18
  • The risk of IS freeing thousands of imprisoned fighters is the "single greatest security threat to the West". https://t.co/ckq30I33CF Tue Dec 27
  • RT @HurstPublishers: 'The Rule is for None but Allah' will be published in April of next year, but is available to preorder from @bookdepos… Thu Dec 15
  • RT @Joana_Cook: The proofs are here! The publication of “The Rule is for none but Allah: Islamist approaches to governance” with @HurstPubl… Wed Dec 14
  • RT @ToreRHamming: Take the role of 'amir' (leader). The database includes 87 leaders of Jihadi groups and provides available information. h… Thu Dec 01
  • RT @ToreRHamming: I'm really happy to announce the Jihadi Casualty Database in collaboration with @ICSR_Centre. It is a visualisation dat… Thu Dec 01
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: We are delighted to announce the launch of ICSR's Jihadi Casualty Database. Compiled by Senior Research Fellow @ToreRHammi… Thu Dec 01
  • @jameslesueur Thank you, that’s kind of you to say and much appreciated. Thu Nov 17
  • RT @Charles_Lister: Excellent to see Ian Moss (@StateDeptCT) @ilangoldenberg, @EthanGoldrich (@StateDept_NEA) & colleagues visiting al-Hol.… Wed Nov 09
  • لاہور لاہور ہے۔ https://t.co/JOnLjoudOB Tue Nov 08
  • RT @rajanbasra: On October 30th, a man threw petrol bombs at an immigration centre in Dover, injuring two. Minutes later he killed himself.… Thu Nov 03
  • Here's a little video explainer about a huge @ICSR_Centre project looking at why people choose violence and peace i… https://t.co/3qO2VT4w3T Wed Nov 02
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: We are delighted to announce that Clara May has recently joined our team as @XCEPT_Research Communications Manager. It's g… Wed Oct 26
  • After everything it’s *still* so incredible to see the “kinder, gentler” lot double down on their racism because a… https://t.co/CvokWuleCl Mon Oct 24
  • RT @KCL_CGS: Congratulations to our colleagues @Joana_Cook and @ShirazMaher on their latest book - more details here: https://t.co/ecq0Ldlk… Thu Oct 20
  • https://t.co/1YN4Mo59Xp https://t.co/q3iNnPpf6h Thu Oct 20
  • I’m not gonna be able to watch the football in peace tonight, am I? Wed Oct 19
  • An incredible image here of Hamas officials re-engaging with the criminal Assad regime, after breaking with it over… https://t.co/SWME59X1Xr Wed Oct 19
  • RT @amhitchens: I recently published a review of the literature on the UK's Prevent counter-radicalisation strategy with @CEGroupUK: https:… Wed Oct 19
  • The Hindu-right, a huge problem none of us are paying enough attention to. https://t.co/1xjG0izN37 Mon Oct 10
  • Reminds me of Syria 2011; about which, let no one tell you it wasn’t a noble, just, and legitimate revolution. Mome… https://t.co/exDL3pDbQu Mon Oct 10
  • RT @Blyth_Crawford: I spoke with @KingsSSPP about how the far right capitalised on covid, moral panics in the UK, and what's next for extre… Mon Oct 10
  • To quote @johnsweeneyroar, “Vladimir Putin, do fuck off” https://t.co/CKcZEfoyMR Sat Oct 08
  • A rare US helicopter raid on a government-held village in Syria’s north-east killed a senior Islamic State militant… https://t.co/ydzo2dOMZF Sat Oct 08
  • @Dr_E_Kendall @GirtonCollege Awesome, congrats! Fri Oct 07
  • RT @HaidHaid22: In my latest, I argue that anti-ISIS security operations inside al-Hol will only reap results if the women-led structures p… Fri Oct 07
  • Excited to see this, and hoping there’s also a physical festival some day! Nice work @BaytAlFann. https://t.co/yRiuZPh62M Wed Oct 05
  • @piaze @CPFC And then the Saints on Sunday (WHO DAT?). We need you back here for a game @piaze! Tue Oct 04
  • I think I speak for every @CPFC fan when I say, this was us at full time looking at Conor Gallagher https://t.co/1l63HeV5nY Sat Oct 01
  • These guys do the best threads on twitter 🙌🏽 https://t.co/z3xRTIeb1q Sat Oct 01
  • RT @Charles_Lister: It’s very good to be in #Malta with @StateDeptCT this week — for important discussions on #ISIS detainees & camps like… Thu Sep 29
  • RT @StateDeptCT: There are nearly 56K displaced persons, including ISIS fighter family members, in al-Hol & al-Roj camps. About 10K are fro… Thu Sep 29
  • I’m in Malta with friends from @StateDeptCT at an event organised by @iijmalta as @Charles_Lister and I continue dr… https://t.co/sK27TCE0sU Thu Sep 29
  • Another great addition to the @ICSR_Centre team with @NicolaMathieso3 joining our reshaped @GNET_research project.… https://t.co/bPzgRLi8XL Thu Sep 29
  • As we continue to work with our partners at ⁦@MiddleEastInst & ⁦@Charles_Lister looking at the “detainee dilemma,”… https://t.co/JWWTzzlueL Wed Sep 28
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: The excellent @RubaAlHassani argues "Storytelling in Iraq’s Tishreen movement reminds us that memory, both an outcome and… Wed Sep 28
  • It represents a further erosion of international norms and our so-called ‘rules based order.’ That’s already been u… https://t.co/XtyP5loWgK Wed Sep 21
  • I’m no expert on nuclear escalation (for that, see my colleagues at @KCL_CSSS) but I think it’s highly unlikely Put… https://t.co/nALlEpLHZQ Wed Sep 21
  • This kind of bluster is borne, in part, from the emboldening of Putin (and Assad) in Syria where the chemical weapo… https://t.co/bHDDVqT5mw Wed Sep 21
  • RT @amhitchens: We were shocked when anti Putin protesters got arrested for holding up blamk signs. This is getting out of hand now and nee… Mon Sep 12
  • RT @GNET_research: POSTPONED: Following the passing of Her Majesty The Queen last week, please note that today's event has been postponed.… Mon Sep 12
  • RT @KingsCollegeLon: It is with great sadness that we learn today of the death of Her Majesty The Queen, our Patron. Our sincere condolence… Fri Sep 09
  • RT @Charles_Lister: ICYMI -- for the 1st time since 2011, #Idlib's Christian community gathered on Sunday at the Church of St. Anna in al-Y… Tue Aug 30
  • RT @Blyth_Crawford: I'm honoured to be speaking at the @EradicateHate_ Global Summit on 19-21 September alongside a huge number of counter… Tue Aug 23
  • RT @BaytAlFann: Photography at night allows us to see our dark surroundings in vastly different ways than our eyes perceive. Taking photos… Fri Aug 19
  • RT @Joana_Cook: Hello Twitter, as part of our work with @PREPARE_EU I am currently seeking out and conducting interviews with persons who… Thu Aug 18
  • Just finished this after a big binge. A really authoritative and compelling piece of journalism - even for Syria wa… https://t.co/VFXiRbHtbr Tue Aug 16
  • I’ve been a bit slow getting around to this, but this podcast by friends @A_Loyd_Times & @ManveenRana about the fat… https://t.co/9XIUJV7Oy1 Mon Aug 15
  • RT @Joana_Cook: Another step closer to this tonight. Counting down for the release w @ShirazMaher Thu Aug 11
  • Aaaaaaand, we’re done. Last night we handed in final edits on this book. Feels good to get that done with… https://t.co/FDgETDCY0Y Thu Aug 11
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: We are over the moon excited to announce that @maddiecannon0 has recently joined our team as @GNET_research Project Manage… Mon Aug 08
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: "It is likely that when the Haqqanis brought Zawahiri to Kabul they were acting unilaterally or riding roughshod over othe… Thu Aug 04
  • My latest for the @NewStatesman following the death of Ayman al-Zawahiri, exploring the intra-Taliban tensions reve… https://t.co/7mEF54psYE Thu Aug 04
  • RT @NewStatesman: The killing of Ayman al-Zawahiri exposes tensions among Afghanistan’s rulers, writes @shirazmaher. https://t.co/jnvyrCyTev Wed Aug 03
  • RT @GIFCT_official: A visual representation of takeaways from Session 1, "Current Trends in the Online Threat Landscape" with @techvsterror… Tue Jul 26
  • RT @NafeesHamid: Hot off the press, @rajanbasra takes us on a tour of how prisons have influenced terrorist movements throughout history. P… Fri Jul 22
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: New in by Senior Fellow @t_e_d_barker and @RileyMairi for @XCEPT_Research: a Briefing Note on 'The Role of Trauma and Ment… Thu Jul 21
  • Pleased to be participating in this (on behalf of @GNET_research) with colleagues @ErinSaltman & Adam Hadley of… https://t.co/zjm6kMHD08 Thu Jul 21
  • RT @NafeesHamid: Very happy to be publishing my first @XCEPT_Research Briefing Note since I was entrusted with the role of Research and Pol… Thu Jul 21
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: "Mass media persuasion by itself rarely, if ever, works at changing people’s foundational beliefs or values – but it can c… Thu Jul 21
  • An astonishing, terrible set of circumstances here which we discussed last month in London, and last week in D.C. a… https://t.co/y0KkZvW4kV Mon Jul 18
  • Excellent new publication from @rajanbasra as part of our @XCEPT_Research project. https://t.co/YOAZ53AsZj Fri Jul 15
  • RT @Charles_Lister: Yesterday, I had the great pleasure of convening an all-day conference at the @MiddleEastInst, in collaboration with @S… Thu Jul 14
  • RT @Charles_Lister: What a day! The #DetaineeDilemma Conference went off without a hitch! Many thanks to all the amazing speakers — from t… Thu Jul 14
  • …and a big thank you from @ICSR_Centre to the entire @MiddleEastInst team for all your efforts in hosting the secon… https://t.co/FmOaqfEla9 Thu Jul 14
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: In the final session of the day, Director @ShirazMaher and @Charles_Lister @MiddleEastInst begin to chart a path forward i… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: “ISIS’ strategy remains relatively consistent… that includes taking advantage of ungoverned places to recruit, radicali… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: “ISIS is not gone. It is instead very much in Iraq, Syria, and elsewhere still a threat. A threat to countries where it… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: Fireside Chat between @WHNSC @jgeltzer and @CNN & @NewAmerica’s @peterbergencnn now getting underway at @MiddleEastInst… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: Discussion between @DeptofDefense’s @dstroul & @politico’s @laraseligman is underway — starting with a discussion on DO… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: “Facilities are overpopulated, insecure & guarded by the #SDF, surrounded by adversaries, challenged by drought & risin… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: “#ISIS remains a potent threat today… conducting insurgent attacks & occasional high-profile operations… while also wor… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @jseldin: "#ISIS remains a real & potent threat" @DeptofDefense Deputy Asst Sec. for the Middle East Dana Stroul tells @MiddleEastInst @… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @StateDeptCT: Approx. 4k to 5k non-Syrian fighters are detained in NE Syria. Tens of thousands of their family members reside in crowded… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @StateDeptCT: We believe the only durable solution to the challenge we face in NE Syria is for each country to take back its nationals f… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @StateDeptCT: Leaving fighters and family members in NE Syria is not a viable option; we risk these individuals migrating from conflict… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: “Yesterday, the @UN Security Council passed a disappointing resolution” to provide 6 months of assistance to northweste… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: “Another aspect of this is repatriations. We’ve already had five repatriation operations of German nationals, & we’ve r… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: “The detainee situation has been at the center of our efforts & a focus of our stabilization work. Germany is one of th… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: War in #Ukraine has “made things a lot more complicated” & yesterday’s UNSC vote on cross-border aid into #Syria is “ju… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: Kicking off Session 2, Carla Thomas of @UKinUSA, Quentin Lopinot of @franceintheus & Conrad Mueller of @GermanyinUSA ar… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: “Confronting an Evolving Threat from #ISIS - European Perspectives.” - Session 2 of the #DetaineeDilemma Conference is… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: At the #DetaineeDilemma conference, @StateDeptCT Coordinator Betts says the D-#ISIS Coalition is within “a funding driv… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: The insecurity inside Al-Hol is “a really big problem,” @StateDeptCT Coordinator Betts says at today’s #DetaineeDilemma… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: .@StateDeptCT Coordinator Betts says #ISIS’s attack on Al-Sina Prison in NE #Syria in Jan 2022 was “a big wake up call”… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @Charles_Lister: .@StateDeptCT Coordinator Timothy Betts highlights x3 areas for immediate work on the #DetaineeDilemma: - Repatriate w… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: “Leaving fighters & family members in NE #Syria is not a viable option. We risk these individuals migrating from confli… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Kicking off the @MiddleEastInst #DetaineeDilemma conference alongside @Charles_Lister is @ICSR_Centre Director @ShirazMahe… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: “It helps to both underscore the need to think about this problem in a holistic sense, & in the broader path of the var… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: “You’ll hear a lot of thoughts over the course of the day that try to place this not only within the security paradigm…… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @lettatayler: 4/ Global leadership at the civilian level is urgently needed to resolve this humanitarian, human rights and security cris… Wed Jul 13
  • Time to get this show on the road 💫 https://t.co/680MjanKo6 Wed Jul 13
  • Really looking forward to this kicking off tomorrow https://t.co/IwOHEp4cWh Wed Jul 13
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: The Detainee Dilemma: Charting a Path Forward | Don't miss MEI's @Charles_Lister in conversation with @ICSR_Centre's @S… Wed Jul 13
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: Resolving the Detainee Dilemma: What Next for the Men, Women & Children of Islamic State | MEI & @ICSR_Centre are proud… Mon Jul 11
  • @FadahJassem Habibti 💫 Fri Jul 08
  • Eid Mubarak innit #EidMubarak https://t.co/wU2owR5t1a Fri Jul 08
  • RT @ManveenRana: So pleased that Last Man Standing is pick of the week in the Radio Times. If you haven’t heard it yet, please, please do.… Thu Jul 07
  • RT @Charles_Lister: At 1615-1700, a closing session: "The Detainee Dilemma: Charting a Path Forward," with: - @Charles_Lister, Director o… Thu Jul 07
  • Round 2 of this important conference happening in D.C. next week. Details below👇 https://t.co/s8pxC0Yi1G Thu Jul 07
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: Keynote w/ Andrew Plitt | As part of our #DetaineeDilemma conference, @MiddleEastInst & @ICSR_Centre are proud to host… Thu Jul 07
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: Opening Keynote | MEI & @ICSR_Centre are proud to host Timothy Betts - Coordinator for Counterterrorism at @StateDept -… Wed Jul 06
  • Really exciting keynote for the @MiddleEastInst // @ICSR_Centre conference in D.C. next week. Sign up here (for o… https://t.co/qSfdn6FykS Tue Jul 05
  • Year 3 papers being commissioned now! https://t.co/QWrNn2w0e8 Tue Jul 05
  • Just over a week to go for the second round of this conference. Register below for both online and in-person attend… https://t.co/LD4YqmURW2 Tue Jul 05
  • RT @corneredtigertv: Pleased to announce we won our first commission earlier this year. We’re busy filming Racism in Cricket (W/T) for @Cha… Tue Jul 05
  • RT @HaidHaid22: Thread: 1/8- In my latest, I focus on the surge in anti-regime attacks in and around Damascus, the parties responsible, and… Tue Jul 05
  • About 10 days to go until we’re in D.C. for the second round of this conference. Register - for in-person or online… https://t.co/Fu8E65NBwK Fri Jul 01
  • RT @MiddleEastInst: The Detainee Dilemma: Charting a Path Forward | Don't miss MEI's @Charles_Lister in conversation with @ICSR_Centre's @S… Thu Jun 30
  • RT @Charles_Lister: @MiddleEastInst @ICSR_Centre @StateDept Another public keynote at the joint @MiddleEastInst - @ICSR_Centre #DetaineeDil… Mon Jun 27
  • RT @Charles_Lister: On July 13, @MiddleEastInst & @ICSR_Centre will convene the 2nd #DetaineeDilemma conference, this time in #WashingtonDC… Mon Jun 27
  • RT @tom_renard: We are recruiting -again! Have look, share with your network and/or apply. Join a wonderful team at @ICCT_TheHague! Mon Jun 27
  • RT @SyriaCivilDef: On #InternationalDayAgainstTorture, we urge the world to take serious action to hold the Assad regime and its allies acc… Sun Jun 26
  • RT @thetimes: The fate of John Cantlie – kidnapped in Syria in 2012, last seen in 2016 – has long obsessed Anthony Loyd, who knew the Briti… Sat Jun 25
  • RT @A_Loyd_Times: John Cantlie. He had done the best expected of any hostage survivor: he had done whatever it took to stay alive, hoping t… Sat Jun 25
  • For shame, America. For shame. https://t.co/5wgwDZg6LC Fri Jun 24
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: "Hatred has to stop, otherwise more violence just continues the cycle, is my opinion, and that’s partly why I went to see… Wed Jun 22
  • RT @Charles_Lister: @MiddleEastInst @ICSR_Centre Within days, @MiddleEastInst will be revealing the public agenda for a follow-up #Detainee… Wed Jun 22
  • RT @Charles_Lister: On June 16-17, @MiddleEastInst was thrilled to co-host an @ICSR_Centre conference on the #DetaineeDilemma: What Next fo… Wed Jun 22
  • Authoritative analysis here, reaching the same conclusion as other open source investigations too (eg, Bellingcat). https://t.co/QNSq7QAOHm Mon Jun 20
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Come and work with us on our @GNET_research project! Deadline for applications is this Thursday, 23 June Mon Jun 20
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: For this event, says @ShirazMaher, we’ve assembled leading practitioners, policy experts and analysts to debate, discuss a… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @daniel_heinke: The joint @ICSR_Centre/@MiddleEastInst conference on the #DetaineeDilemma has wrapped up. Awesome line-up organized by @… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @alruwaili2021: Interesting discussion with @ShirazMaher and @KepelGilles. https://t.co/e8crAWy2XV Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: What does successful rehab look like? Diverse answers from our panel: renouncement of violence, using peaceful means to ad… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: There are only 2 centres providing rehab to children in NE Syria with a total capacity of 200 children which is a “drop in… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Trust building is key for rehabilitating returnees says Kaan Mustafa Orhon. Also must understand how ideas may quickly shi… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: For our penultimate session of the day, Anna Sherburn (@commonwealthsec), @HaidHaid22 (@CH_MENAP) @orhon_kaan (@v_gruner)… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Pauline Picco believes it may still be too early to talk about best practices for rehabilitating returnees, as the answer… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Session 10, chaired by @amhitchens (@warstudies) discusses effective ways of disengaging and reintegrating 'cubs of the ca… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @brodymcdonald_: We should remember that recidivism rates for terrorism are low but not zero Terrorism is a multigenerational challenge… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: 'In holding actors responsible for atrocities, it's our role as government to facilitate the gathering and safeguarding of… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @brodymcdonald_: #Russia has signalled it will close the only remaining humanitarian corridor into #Syria to despite the UN warning it w… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: We have seen from Ukraine the risk of giving the impression that there is impunity for committing appalling atrocities. Ke… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Mirza (@MDinnayi) won the Aurora Prize for his humanitarian efforts rescuing thousands of Yazidis from Mount Sinjar in Ira… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: "We [Yazidis] have survived 72 genocides in our history, and no one hears our voices" - @MDinnayi Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Our next panel is @rxdsouza (@NbdyListeningVR) in conversation with Iraqi writer and Yazidi activist @MDinnayi (@AirBridge… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Can parallels be drawn between the experiences and motivations of women who join ISIS and the far-right? Caron and Elizabe… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Do women face different challenges to men during reintegration? @EmsWinterbotham says that many programs are conducted in… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: @ManveenRana asks @A_Loyd_Times about the conditions of the Syrian camps. Anthony describes them inhumane, insecure and in… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Presenting her research on female ISIS returnees, @anita_peresin highlights the importance of reconfiguring the concept of… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @Charles_Lister: The camps in #Syria are “a seedbed for the radicalization of 1,000s of children” — “the murder rate is at least 2 per w… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: "Why do we need to talk about women separately? We shouldn’t need to, but until we see significant changes in our understa… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: The caliphate is a "gendered project", says @lizzypearson. It is predicated on the fighting of men to protect the future o… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: @ManveenRana and @A_Loyd_Times raise questions about the media's role in the revocation of Begum's citizenship - after giv… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @Charles_Lister: “I didn’t see any severed heads, but I did see one head in the bin.” @A_Loyd_Times recounts his first exchange with Sh… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: @A_Loyd_Times on his first meeting with Begum: "The reason she wanted to speak to me was very simple. She wanted to save t… Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Good morning all! To kick off today's panels, @ManveenRana is in conversation with @A_Loyd_Times, a veteran war correspond… Fri Jun 17
  • We’ve kicked off day 2 with @A_Loyd_Times & @ManveenRana discussing Shamima Begum. https://t.co/LclAfBC4FS Fri Jun 17
  • So early! Again! See y’all at the @ICSR_Centre & @MiddleEastInst show! https://t.co/u3Xvq2SpX7 https://t.co/GhC5BKFsK5 Fri Jun 17
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: When asked by @WarChildUK about whether people feel differently or have greater sympathy towards the children and women re… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @vayush21: It is fascinating and horrifying to listen to @MosulEye narrate his story about his life inside the IS caliphate. It is amazi… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @rashadzali1: A powerful, moving, at times full of irony and dark takes; but tremendous and terrifying account of living under a fascist… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Omar lived next door to an ISIS leader - so close he could hear him talking - while running the anonymous @MosulEye blog. Thu Jun 16
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: ‘Every Friday there were executions after prayer in the city centre. I have seen people thrown off high buildings, beheadi… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @Charles_Lister: Within 2 weeks of taking #Mosul, #ISIS took control of local education — the #ISIS leader leading it said “the only edu… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @rashadzali1: Informative - @DuncanGardham interviewing Omar @MosulEye from the sectarianism of growing up the Iran and Iraq war, the… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Talking of his childhood in Mosul under Saddam Hussain’s regime, @MosulEye describes how he and his family grew up in fear… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @NbdyListeningVR: Thank you @amhitchens for watching @NbdyListeningVR and expressing your solidarity with the survivors of the #YazidiGe… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: On the next panel, @DuncanGardham is in conversation with Omar Mohammed from @gwupoe - who started a blog called @MosulEye… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @warstudies: We just tried @nobodys_listening's virtual reality experience on the #yazidigenocide at the @ICSR_Centre & @MiddleEastInst'… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @Charles_Lister: I just experienced @NbdyListeningVR’s extraordinary virtual reality, immersive look at the horrors of the #YazidiGenoci… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @rashadzali1: Great panel on challenges related to Prosecuting Foreign Fighters @ICSR_Centre & @MiddleEastInst conference in London- Gre… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @brodymcdonald_: We have laws to prosecute foreign fighters who joined #ISIS abroad but very few cases actually proceed as western gover… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: In the first panel of the day, chaired by @maria_varaki from KCL’s @warstudies, @tanya_mehra1 from @ICCT_TheHague, Reena… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @Charles_Lister: “He’s come very close” to apologizing & “he’s expressed a lot of remorse.” Diane Foley, referring to her meeting & con… Thu Jun 16
  • Diane Foley (@FoleyDi) says Kotey has “come very close” to apologising for what he did. He’s written letters to her. #DetaineeDilemma Thu Jun 16
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: Foley is critical of how the deaths of her son and other hostages were handled by the US government. She believes the gove… Thu Jun 16
  • RT @ICSR_Centre: “When hatred reigns, everyone loses” - Diane Foley on meeting Alexanda Kotey, the man guilty of killing her son in Syria Thu Jun 16
  • .@FoleyDi talks about meeting Alexanda Kotey in a highly moving interview. She wanted him to understand James as a… https://t.co/HUhOlpokX0 Thu Jun 16
  • RT @Charles_Lister: Now @christinalamb is talking with @FoleyDi about her son Jim, who was kidnapped in late-2012 & tragically murdered by… Thu Jun 16

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