At least 160 radicalized muslims followed by municipalities
Municipalities and security services actively monitor at least 160 radicalized Muslims in The Netherlands, as is shown in research by the Volkskrant. Terrorism expert Jelle van Buuren explained in the media.
Van Buuren: ‘There are examples of very vulnerable, young people who are in danger of being drawn into radical clubs – when you manage to get them out of these with the help of a personalized approach, you are in fact protecting them’. Read more.
‘The group of men is monitored from all sides, as they are not trusted. At the moment that the signs become serious, it will be a matter for the police, justice and the AIVD. When there is enough proof, these people will be put inside’. Read more.