Positive counter-messaging: Can we do it alone?

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While air strikes took their toll on Daesh strongholds and supplies at the start of the year, the ‘virtual battle’ – that of winning support and influence through media communication – continued to prove more difficult to swing. Here, Defence IQ explores the issue of creating effective and positive counter-narratives and alternative narratives in the effort to combat extremism.

With exclusive insight from the government, military and NGO experts in the UK and US, this article kicks off the Roundtable Discussion on Day One of Countering Violent Extremism 2016. Find out what our speakers from the UK Foreign Office, Quilliam Foundation, and U.S. Special Forces had to say ahead of the event by clicking on the image below…