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ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) is a caliphate Islamic state declared over large swathes of Iraq and Syria and lead by its caliph Abu Bakr Baghdadi.

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Is “Dabiq” an ISIS-produced magazine?

The magazine Dabiq is generally thought to be a propaganda magazine produced by the proponents on Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (a.k.a. ISIS, ISIL or IS). The Islamic State (ISIS) regularly ...
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Were ISIS soldiers ordered to rape women 'to make them Muslim'?

CNN: Headline: ISIS soldiers told to rape women 'to make them Muslim' The 22-year-old says the militant who picked her out raped her -- but not before trying to justify himself. "He ...
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Did Daesh execute 5000 Yazidi men in August 2014?

DailyMail: Full horror of the Yazidis who didn’t escape Mount Sinjar: UN confirms 5,000 men were executed and 7,000 women are now kept as sex slaves ... Researchers, piecing together reports ...
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Does this video show an ISIS car bomb sent flying by an explosion?

The Daily Mail and Independent have reported on this video, which claims to show an ISIS car bomb being sent flying by an explosion. The original YouTube video can be found here: A screencapture of ...
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Were 10 ISIS fighters/members crossing from Mexico to US caught by US security forces in 2014?

In October 2014, Donald Trump tweeted: The fight against ISIS starts at our border. "At least" 10 ISIS have been caught crossing the Mexico border. Build a wall! What, if any, evidence is there ...
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How prevalent has psychoactive drug use been in the Syrian civil war?

ARA news - a site with English-language news regarding Syria an the Kurdish-majority regions in particular, has posted this item: Captagon, The Drug Fuelling the War In Syria where it says: Half ...