Islamic State without al-Baghdadi | The Hindu Analysis Podcast


Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who was perhaps the most wanted man in the world in recent times when he led terror organisation ISIS, was killed in a operation last weekend by United States special forces. At the peak of its power, the ISIS caliphate had spread over an area of the middle east roughly the size of Great Britain. As we contemplate the future of ISIS without its erstwhile leader, The Hindu’s International Affairs Editor Stanly Johny takes a look back at the Iraqi ideologue’s life, the formation of ISIS and how it came to be such a feared insurgent movement.

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