11: Roots Of Terror: Islam's Other Hot Spots

Where exactly does terrorism start? In the past two years, the U.S. has leaned hard on its allies across the globe to crack down on the sources of Islamist militancy. While the governments of Pakistan, Britain and Indonesia have moved against known terrorists, radicalism can bury its roots deep within a culture, especially in places where the message of jihad is taught to the next generation. TIME visited three hot spots of militant Islam:

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On a hot summer afternoon in the Pakistani port city of Karachi, hundreds of young Muslim students sleep in the shadow...

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