AMMAN- Dr. Yacoub Nasereddin has delivered a lecture entitled “Countering Terrorism and Extremism Strategy” at the Jordan Centre for Countering Extremist Ideology, affiliated to the Royal Jordanian National Defense College (RJNDC). The lecture, which was attended by the Director of the Center, Brigadier General Mohammad Al-Adamat, addressed several issues including, basic concepts of terrorism and extremism, types of terrorism and extremism and their implications, extremist ideology and strategies of combating terrorism and extremism. At the end of the lecture, Dr. Nasereddin responded to questions raised by the audience.
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