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Returning Islamist Foreign Fighters: Threats and Challenges to the West Current

Dr. Elena Pokalova | This book analyzes the major approaches implemented by Western countries in response to foreign fighter returnees, discusses the prosecution of returnees, and evaluates the corresponding challenges of prison radicalization.

Chechnya's Terrorist Network: The Evolution of Terrorism in Russia's North Caucasus Current

Dr. Elena Pokalova | This authoritative account traces the emergence of terrorism in the volatile region of the North Caucasus from its origins in the early 1990s through the present day. It presents a detailed examination of local and global counterterrorism strategies―everything from military force, to diplomacy, to politicization―providing valuable insight into effective methods for fighting terrorism here and around the world.