Athena Institute


Westerners in ISIS and the Threat They Represent

In the light of the foiled terrorist plot in Australia, the Charlie Hebdo attack in Paris that left ten journalists and two police officers dead, the twenty arrested people in Belgium, who were planning to carry out terror attacks in Germany, France and Belgium, and the most recent attack in Garland, TX that injured a security guard at a cartoon competition all show that Western intelligence and counterterrorist agencies are facing a wave of attacks by radicalized Western Muslims, who are returning from fighting in Syria and Iraq or have been radicalized by major terrorist organizations abroad.

The full analysis can be found HERE.