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Running head: ISIS RECRUITMENT IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO1Identified Threat: ISIS Recruitment in Trinidad and TobagoStudent's nameInstitutional Affiliation
ISIS RECRUITMENT IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO2Identified Threat: Isis Recruitment In Trinidad And TobagoIntroductionISIS is a jihadist group that is founded on a violent ideology, which was inspired by the Al Qaida movement, the group has been branded as the Caliphate and claims religious authority over all Muslim believers. ISIS has raised, and its major attacks are non-Muslims nations as most of its members are drawn from Islamic states such as Syria, Pakistan, Iraq, and of late it has spread its membership to non-Muslim countries all-over the world. The group gets its financial aids from petroleum dealing, arms, and drug deals. ISIS has inspired the formation of other terror groups Such as Al-Shabaab's in Somalia. The terror group has been known to have carried numerous attacks, violating human rights, which forced the military intervention of countries such as the USA, Russia, British to curb these acts. The group has since then formulated a tactic to fight against any force against its operations. This has led to massive recruitment to increases its military forces. New strategy to use social media for recruitment with its target being the youth in the different nations mostly developing. Trinidad and Tobago are one of the Caribbean islands, with a population of about1.3 million. And lies about 10,000 kilometers from ISIS capital in Raqqa, making it a suitablecenter for recruitment for Jihadist. This paper analyse the civil affair threats of ISIS recruitment in Trinidad and Tobago Island.The ISIS recruitment for Jihadist has raised in recent years, most of these recruits coming from Trinidad and Tobago island youths. At first glance, Shane Dominic Crawford and Tarik Abdul Haqq have nothing in common, except that they are citizens of Trinidad and Tobago, a Caribbean country located between Granada and Venezuela. Shane Dominic Crawford Shane, on the other hand, was a gangster with a long career in crime and the main suspect in the assassination of the prime minister in 2011 this is a threat tp . On the positive
ISIS RECRUITMENT IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO3side, Tarik was the hero who won the silver medal in the heavyweight boxing class at the Commonwealth Games. He was the son of Yakub Abdul Hakka, another boxing legend and nephew of one of the most influential lawyers in the country. Despite these differences, both became Jihadists of the Terrorist Cartel of the Islamic State (ISIS). Perhaps both were killed somewhere in Syria.Shane and Tariq are not the only mysteries in the Caribbean regarding their famousness. A few months ago, the secret services discovered that between 100 and 300 Trinidadians joined terrorist groups. This has been a trend for many youths from this island.

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