The networks that were active in sending “volunteers” for the anti-US jihad in Iraq from 2003 to 2007 might have played a key role in organizing the major terrorist attacks that struck France in January and November 2015. This jihadi genealogy underlines a complex generational transmission between pre-Islamic State (IS) and IS-inspired activists and cells.
- Journal : Perspectives on Terrorism
- Author : Jean-Pierre Filiu
- Date : 2016
- Volume : 10(6)
- Pages : 97-101