The Rise and Fall of ISIS
Iraqi soldier holds ISIS flag after capturing Palmyra.
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Over the last few years there has been substantial media coverage of ISIS. The vast majority of it, however, has been reporting on what they are doing and how to immediately take steps to stop them. As the tide appears to be turning an opportunity now exists to reflect on the factors that facilitated their rise, how to prevent similar situations arising in future and how, if such a scenario does come about, quicker mitigative action can be taken.
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