Thaslim is a true hero of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka was saved from an islandwide terrorist attack by M. R. M. Thaslim said Professor Rohan Gunaratna at the launch of his new book “Sri Lanka’s Easter Sunday Massacre-Lessons for the International Community” at the Bandaranaike Centre for International Studies in Colombo on July 28, 2023.

Sri Lanka’s Easter Sunday Massacre

Radical Islam is an enduring global challenge that presents a national and international security threat. Instigation by hate preachers, inadequate government, societal attention, religious and reciprocal radicalization have allowed this threat to manifest into terrorist violence. Extremist ideologies have infiltrated religious, educational, and digital spaces and thus, terrorism’s shadow continues to shroud the safety and […]

Building a Safer Future: The Role of Security Studies in Countering Terrorism

The Importance of Security Studies In today’s complex and rapidly changing world, security has become a paramount concern for individuals, governments, and businesses alike. With the rise of global terrorism, it is crucial to understand the underlying causes, motivations, and strategies employed by terrorist organizations. This is where the field of security studies plays a […]

Building Resilience: How to Navigate Security Challenges in a Changing World

In today’s rapidly evolving world, security challenges are constantly emerging, requiring individuals and organizations to adapt and evolve to stay ahead. As a professor of Security Studies and the founder of Singapore’s International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research, I have dedicated my career to understanding and navigating these challenges. One of the key […]

The Future of Security Studies: Embracing Change and Innovation

Introduction Welcome to our blog! Today, we will be discussing the future of security studies and how embracing change and innovation is crucial in this ever-evolving field. As the world becomes increasingly interconnected, the nature of security threats is changing, necessitating a fresh approach to understanding and mitigating risks. Here at the S. Rajaratnam School […]