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The Capacity But Not the Will to Fight the Islamic State?

Though recent media saturation suggest that the Islamic State (IS) emerged almost overnight last summer, this band of Sunni militant fighters has existed in one form or another since 1999. As al-Qaeda in Iraq (AQI), these militants fought against American and coalition forces in Iraq during the past decade. With a now estimated 30,000 fighters,Continue Reading “The Capacity But Not the Will to Fight the Islamic State?”