January 17, 2014
Who's an 'al-Qaeda-Linked' Terrorist?
Joshua Keating, Slate
The Associated Press
A few days ago, I wrote a post on the rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria—the Islamist militant group that now controls territory in both countries, describing it as a “new al-Qaida offshoot.” But is that really an accurate description?
TAGGED: Al-Qaeda, Islamic State Of Iraq And Syria, Terrorism