Leiden Safety and Security Blog


Tag: Hostage

  • Negotiating with IS?

    Negotiating with IS?

    The brutal killing of an IS-held Jordanian pilot might make negotiating with IS not an option. Some captives of IS were freed though. So why not try to negotiate?
  • Keep calm and carry on

    Keep calm and carry on

    Whether terrorists or would-be terrorists succeed in terrifying society and changing ways of living depends mostly on how resilient societies and political leadership are when the shit hits the fan.