Mosul Operation: The Endgame for IS?
Date of Issue2016
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The loss of Mosul will be a huge setback for the self-proclaimed Islamic State group, posing it an existential threat. However, confusing the loss of territory with the defeat of IS will be premature and over-simplistic.
Middle East and North Africa (MENA)
RSIS Commentaries, 269-16
Nanyang Technological University