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Financial Crime and Material Support Schemes Linked to al-Qa'ida and Affiliated Movements (AQAM) in the United States: 1990 to June 2014


Financial Crime and Material Support Schemes Linked to al-Qa'ida and Affiliated Movements (AQAM) in the United States: 1990 to June 2014

Abstract: 

This research examines the financial and material support schemes linked to al-Qa'ida and affiliated movements (AQAM) in the United States between 1990 and 2013. It supplements a previous overview of the violent crimes and plots committed or attempted by AQAM supporters in the United States between 1990 and 2013 (Gruenewald, Freilich, Chermak, & Parkin, 2014). Data come from the United States Extremist Crime Database (ECDB). 

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Sullivan, Brandon A., Joshua D. Freilich, and Steven M. Chermak. "Financial Crime and Material Support Schemes Linked to al-Qa'ida and Affiliated Movements (AQAM) in the United States: 1990 to June 2014." https://www.start.umd.edu/pubs/START_AQAM%20Financial%20Schemes%20Research%20Highlight_Final.pdf

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