updated 7:33 AM MST, Nov 17, 2017

They Create the monster : The rise of ISIS. VIDEO New Documentary

  • Published in Middle East


Produced and written by correspondent Martin Smith, “Rise of ISIS” goes back to the roots of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, a.k.a. ISIS, and how U.S. officials failed to heed warnings about the problem, in part because of their legitimate misgivings about Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, whose behavior toward Iraqi Sunnis — described at one point as “paranoid” — helped build support for an extreme response.

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