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?

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