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Senior Programme Advisor Christina Schori Liang discusses prisons and terrorism

In a conversation with swissinfo, GCSP Senior Programme Advisor in the Emerging Security Challenges Programme Dr Christina Schori Liang reviewed the complicated relationship between prisons and terrorism.

On the one hand, strong prison sentences send a dissuasive message from the government, saying "terrorism will not be tolerated." On the other hand, it's well documented that perpetrators of terrorist attacks are being radicalized and recruited in prisons.

She also discussed the complicated legal framework at work in Switzerland.


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