Islamist extremism

  1. Return from ISIS: A Family’s Story

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    Video caption: One family's journey from a small town in America to the heart of ISIS and back.

    The extraordinary story of one family's journey from a small town in America to the heart of the Islamic State group and back.

  2. The Jihadis from My Schooldays

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    Video caption: Olivia Davies investigates what happens to those who leave the UK to join Isis.

    Reporter Olivia Davies went to school with three boys who later went to fight in Syria. She investigates why they abandoned the UK and what happened to them when they joined the barbaric Isis regime.

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    Video caption: What's gone wrong with the 'War on Terror' in Africa?

    Twenty years after the US 'War on Terror' began, Islamist movements have spread across Africa.

  4. Mozambique insurgency: Rwandan troops help liberate key port

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    Video caption: Will the military success turn the tide against Islamist militants?

    Will the military success turn the tide against Islamist militants?

  5. Palma attack: could jihadists set up a 'caliphate' in Mozambique?

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    Video caption: "Now they've got freedom of movement and the word in Pemba is they might be next in line."

    "They've got about 1,000 vehicles captured from the gas people... now they've got freedom of movement and the word in Pemba is they might be next in line."

  6. Charity warns of child beheadings in Mozambique

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    Video caption: Islamist militants have forced thousands from their homes using intimidation and violence

    Islamist militants have forced thousands from their homes through intimidation and violence

  7. Bitter Lake

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    Video caption: Adam Curtis’s epic story of how Britain, America and Russia got lost in Afghanistan.

    Adam Curtis’s epic film explains how everyone - Britain, America and Russia - got lost in Afghanistan. How a toxic blend of arrogance and ignorance led to the present disaster.