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Former Enemies Band Together to Convert Radicalized Terrorists

We have all seen the stories of criminals who turn their lives around. But this next one comes with a new twist for the 21st century. Two arch enemies – one a former Muslim Extremist and the other, a former New York City intelligence officer—are joining forces to stop the radicalization of young Muslims. VOA’s Carolyn Presutti explains. Watch full video here.

 

The Making—and Unmaking—of a Jihadist

Counterterrorism’s odd couple: An ex-cop teams up with a former extremist he helped send to prison. Read more...

 

La extraña amistad del reclutador de yihadistas y el policía que le persiguió

Jesse Morton, expropagandista de la ideología de Al Qaeda, colabora siete años después de su detención con Mitchell Silber, exdirector de Inteligencia de la Policía de Nueva York. Red the full article here (in Spanish)

NYPD Analyst Hunted al Qaeda Recruiter for Years. Now They’re a Team.

Former foes turned business partners seek to stop terrorist attacks in the U.S. Read more...