ISIS attacks Resources

The brutal murders in 2014 of American free-lance journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff put this radical Islamic group into a new place in the world order — and prompted a global discussion about the role of a free press, as well as its ability to function in areas where it’s no longer viewed as a non-combatant, but often singled out as a target for violence, intimidation and kidnap.

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