Terrorists are actively using social networks and online messengers to propagandize its activity and recruit young European people who are unhappy with their lives.
According to German mass media, while speaking with teenagers (who hasn’t formed as personality yet) recruiters attract them with Islamist ideology. Individual victims of terrorists are teenager’s from13 to 14 years old, and a quarter of them are young girls.
Previously before the acquaintance for the subsequent recruitment in ISIS ranks or other terrorist organizations recruiters investigate accounts in social networks, which are the good source of information for psychoanalysis and the primary selection. Then recruiters are looking for suitable individual’s weaknesses for the further manipulation.
According to the opinion written by London’s International Institute for Strategic Studies about 2,500 recruited Europeans had joined ISIS in Syria and Iraq.