foreign fighters

30/2016 Foreign fighters

06 December 2016 to 09 December 2016

This activity aims to discuss a common approach to address the phenomenon of foreign fighters. Participants will learn how Internet is used to recruit fighters and the routes taken by terrorists to and from war zones. They will also be able to identify opportunities for cooperation with police and judicial authorities in the Member States and the applicable penalties for returnees.

Webinar 24/2016 Counter-terrorism: foreign fighters and capacity building

25 July 2016

The aim of this webinar is to present the latest developments on foreign fighters, as well as to introduce EUROPOL’s role in fighting them and its benefits for the law enforcement community in the EU. Furthermore, it aims to introduce CEPOL’s training project on building counter-terrorism capacities in the MENA region.


31/2016 De-radicalisation of foreign fighters

01 June 2016 to 03 June 2016

This course aims to enhance the competences of EU law enforcement officers on de-radicalisation of foreign fighters. Participants will be able to understand how extremists use Internet for radicalisation purposes, and will learn how to incorporate research results and best practices in this area into activities for de-radicalisation.



Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032