The year of the caliphate : what lies ahead?
Date of Issue2015
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
A year ago today, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS or simply IS) formally declared the establishment of a worldwide Caliphate, with its leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, as the new Caliph. What has the year of the Caliphate taught us? What are the real threats? How has IS changed? How should we?
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 146-15
Nanyang Technological University