Tag: ISIS

ISIS or Daesh?

The jihadist group now controlling huge amounts of territory in Iraq and Syria has accumulated an array of names from the public, many world powers, the media, and government officials. Most media platforms refer to the group as “ISIL” or “ISIS,” which originates from the former terms: “Islamic State in Iraq and Syria” and “Islamic… Read More

ISIS targeting U.S. troops at home via social media

War: an ever-changing, ever evolving entity; a constant exercise in the innovation of barbarism. Recently, a new, frightening weapon seems to have emerged in the form of cyber warfare. Last week, “The Islamic State Hacking Division,” which claims an unconfirmed affiliation with ISIS, released the names and personal information of 100 members of the armed… Read More