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Jan 20, 2016 08:50 AM ET
The Gambia has declared itself an Islamic republic, not to be confused with an Islamic State. What's the difference?
Jan 12, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
2016 is no doubt going to be a busy news year.
Jan 6, 2016 11:15 AM ET
Could ISIS be moving its capital from Raqqa, Syria to Libya? Evidence points to this possible shift.
Jan 6, 2016 04:45 AM ET
Throughout the world, Islamic scholars issue fatwas to Muslims looking for interpretations of the Quran. But what exactly is a fatwa?
Jan 5, 2016 09:20 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
As ISIS is pushed out of northern Iraq, archaeologists are returning to the area, including at the Neanderthal site in Shanidar Cave.
Dec 15, 2015 09:26 AM ET
Russia claims Turkey shot down one of its jets to cover up illegal oil trading with ISIS. Is the Turkish government actually buying ISIS oil?
Dec 8, 2015 05:55 AM ET
Climate change created a massive drought in Syria and Iraq, leading to increased destabilization. Is that what helped bring about the terrorist group?
Dec 7, 2015 05:26 AM ET
While they have some broad goals in common, the two terrorist groups have no love lost for each other.
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