Archive for Tag Archives: ' ISIL'

Dithering on Syria

Obama wanted a legacy of withdrawal. Instead, he’ll leave a legacy of continuing war. Paul J. Saunders When President Barack Obama acknowledged in September 2014 that “we don’t have a strategy yet” to combat the Islamic [...]

Welcome to Islamic State 101: What Makes ISIS Tick

By controlling territory, managing finances and recruiting relentlessly, Islamic State has made itself unique in the world of Islamist terrorists. Daniel R. DePetris November 28, 2015 The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) has [...]