Sunday, November 20, 2005

Canadian Homegrown Jihadists

A report entitled Paths to Radicalization of Home-Grown Islamic Extremists in Canada, obtained by the National Post says that "Counter-terrorism investigators are finding an increasing number of "homegrown" Canadian extremists like those who bombed the London transit system in July, and some have undergone training inside Canada".

The report highlights several factors as to why Canadian Muslims embrace extremism, including the "advice and influence" of "spritual leaders".

National Post story is here.

They said in Britain before the July attacks: "it's only a matter of time". That's just as true for Canada.

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