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Critical Developments

  • October 22, 2014
    Al-Monitor
    TRAC EDITORIAL NOTE: This is an interesting article that provides some crucial understanding about the timing, location and meaning behind the orginal broadcast by Abu Bakr al-Baghadi in Mosul, Iraq. Dr. Vamik D. Volkan explains in his understanding of larger group identity that leaders have to...
    Submitted by Norman Lihou
  • October 22, 2014
    Twitter via Veooz
    The Islamic state implements the punishment for drinking alcohol on another Muslim in Dernah, wilaya Al Barqa, Libya. The men with their backs to the camera in the close-up are apparently waiting their sentences to be meted out, since the second image shows the man in the gold shirt standing on the...
    Submitted by Claire Davis
  • October 22, 2014
    Magharebia
    he Algerian army last week arrested a Mauritanian member of a terror group behind a string of killings in Tunisia.The Okba Ibn Nafaa katibat, which operates in the Jebel Chaambi border region, recently pledged allegiance to the Islamic State (ISIS).Safieddine al-Mauritani and another member of the...
    Submitted by Jasmine Opperman