Pledges to Islamic state : weak and strong alliances
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Pledges of allegiance and obedience are the typical mechanisms used by jihadist groups to create “alliance hubs”, including the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) which is also known as Islamic State (IS). Some of the alliances may have proven strong, while others remain weak and exist in name only.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries 221-14
Nanyang Technological University