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ISIS in Afghanistan

On February 9, 2019, Posted by , In Afghanistan,Information Reports,Pakistan, With Comments Off on ISIS in Afghanistan

Written by Kailey Nordgran ISIS in Afghanistan and Pakistan Since the Islamic State started operating in Afghanistan around 2014, their numbers have grown substantially. (Erickson, 2018) The first signs of the Islamic State’s presence in Pakistan, also appeared in late 2014 (Bhojani, 2017). The group is largely aided by “a…

The Iran-Al Qaeda Connection

On February 25, 2012, Posted by , In Afghanistan,Africa,Iran,Middle East,Mike Godfrey,Pakistan,Syria, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on The Iran-Al Qaeda Connection

This past week has seen Al-Qaeda rise after a period of weakening and transition. After losing a number of its leadership, most notably Osama bin Laden and Anwar al-Awlaki, it was thought that the organization would be further crippled until it could no longer operate effectively. However its recent actions…