From global to micro jihad : three trends of grassroots terrorism
Date of Issue2013
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Three strategic trends- operational, ideological and technological-underlie the continued metastasis of the extremist ideology of Al Qaedaism. It will evolve further away from the original emphasis on centralised global jihad to a more decentralised micro jihad, which will take the form of grassroots-level small cell and lone wolf terrorism.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 088-13