How Will Loss Of Territory Affect ISIS' International Strength?

Published: Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:40pm
Updated: Friday, December 15, 2017 - 2:43pm
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A few days ago, Iraq’s prime minister declared that the Iraqi military had “fully liberated” all of his nation’s territory from ISIS forces and had retaken total control of the Iraq-Syria border.

Counterterrorism agencies across the world still consider ISIS a significant threat, but how will the loss of territory affect the group’s international strength?

Here to talk about ISIS and Iraq and the organization’s future is Linda Robinson, senior international policy researcher at the RAND Corporation.

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