Jihadology

Jihadology Podcast: Emergency Pod: Background on The Paris Attacks

By Aaron Y. Zelin
Monday, November 16, 2015, 1:02 PM

In light of the recent attacks in Paris, Timothy Holman comes on the show to discuss the history of French and Belgian jihadi networks. Some of the topics covered include:

  • How those networks have been repurposed over time depending on changing political contexts and external conflicts
  • The legacy of these networks after the Iraq war
  • How the latest attacks in Paris fit into a pattern of plots and attacks in France since 2012

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