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Tracking the Rise of ISIS

Middle East Forum Shillman-Ginsburg Fellow Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi has been closely tracking the rise of the Islamic State (ISIS) for two years. Much of what the outside world knows about the mysterious contagion enveloping much of Iraq and Syria can be traced to his pioneering work.

For some of Jawad Al-Tamimi's more accessible writings, see the sidebar to the right. For more highly detailed research and translations of Arabic source materials related to ISIS, visit his web site.

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