China’s counter-terrorism policy in the Middle East

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Abstract

This chapter analyzes China’s counter-terrorism policy in the Middle East, and the linkage between the threats posed by terrorist groups at home and abroad. Specifically, this is an investigation of China’s counter-terrorism policy in response to the growing threat of terrorism and the linkage between Uyghur terrorism in Xinjiang and the increase in Islamist terrorist attacks in the Middle East as it impacts upon China’s national security. These terrorist activities and the connections between them show that terrorism and radicalization transcend boundaries and regions, threatening not only countries in the Middle East but also China’s homeland security.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTerrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China
Subtitle of host publicationDomestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions
PublisherOxford University Press
Pages141-156
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9780190922610
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2019
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

Publisher Copyright:
© Michael Clarke 2018.

Keywords

  • Counter-terrorism
  • ETIM
  • Middle East
  • Terrorism
  • TIP
  • Uyghur
  • Xinjiang

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Social Sciences

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