The New UK Counterterrorism Strategy: Critical Questions for the ‘Prevent’ Strand

2018-07-13T18:39:02+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Prevent in the News|

A new version of the UK’s counterterrorism strategy (also known as CONTEST), was unveiled earlier this month. Of the four strands comprising CONTEST, it is the Prevent strand, preventing individuals from becoming terrorists and supporting terrorism, that elicits the strongest reaction from different sections of British society. Read more

Labour blasts Javid’s counter-terrorism strategy

2018-06-05T14:27:37+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Prevent in the News|

LABOUR blasted Sajid Javid’s updated counter-terrorism strategy today, warning that only a properly funded police force will protect Britain from potential attacks. The Home Secretary unveiled the government’s updated Contest strategy, which will see MI5 intelligence passed to councils, local authorities or government departments. Read more

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