Is the Islamic State in Khorasan Still A Threat?

RUSI expert Dr Antonio Giustozzi discusses the threat posed by Islamic State Khorasan Province, the regional branch of Islamic State active in Afghanistan and Pakistan, based on research conducted by RUSI as part of the EU-funded STRIVE Afghanistan programme.

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Strengthening Resilience to Violent Extremism (STRIVE) Afghanistan

This EU-funded programme (2019–2024) focused on reducing the vulnerability of at-risk populations in Afghanistan to recruitment into violent extremist groups.


Dr Antonio Giustozzi

Senior Research Fellow

Terrorism and Conflict

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