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ISIS lost 14% of its territory within one year- but extends towards Lebanon and Libya while new extremists groups continue to pledge allegiance


According to the latest estimates by the IHS Conflict Monitor team,  Islamic State’s ‘caliphate’ lost 12,800 km2  between 1 January and 14 December 2015, a net loss of 14%, and therefore the caliphate  controls now about 78,000 km2  . Continue reading ISIS lost 14% of its territory within one year- but extends towards Lebanon and Libya while new extremists groups continue to pledge allegiance

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Fighting #ISIS across the globe : December 2015 update : Terror Globalization


Libya
There is an increasing risk of Libya becoming a haven for combatants from ISIS, even as western nations target the extremist militant group in Iraq and Syria, the French defense minister warned in comments published earlier in the week.
Continue reading Fighting #ISIS across the globe : December 2015 update : Terror Globalization