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Peter Knoope

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Terrorism: the uncomfortable truth about the underlying anger

Preventing and countering radicalisation is my field of work. I travel the world to talk to youngsters to understand the reasons why some people join terrorist organisations. Not so much in The Netherlands as well as in the regions where terrorism is an imminent threat. I talk not so much to the leaders of the organisations but the footsoldiers. And I see patterns.

On the basis of my work I recently wrote a book called “Het Westen onder vuur” “De haat verklaard”;