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Islamic State


Aleksey Malashenko, chief researcher at the Dialogue of Civilisations institute. (Photo: Timur Toktonaliev/IWPR)
5 Mar 19
What the fall of the Islamic State means for the region.
1 Sep 18
Efforts are underway to identify and repatriate dozens of youngsters.
A soldier with the Afghan National Army stands inside a room which was previously part of a jail used by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria in the Achin District, Afghanistan. (Photo: Andrew Renneisen/Getty Images)
12 Jul 18
Locals question why propaganda broadcasts have not been shut down.
2 May 18
Reporters rally to insist that they will not be intimidated into silence.
14 Mar 18
Aid agencies under pressure to provide food, shelter and education to those seeking refuge.
Police gather at the scene of an attack in Kabul. (Photo: Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)
7 Feb 18
Renewed violence is both undermining public confidence and disrupting investment.
Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte. (Photo: Jes Aznar/Getty Images)
25 May 17
Residents of area overrun by militants say that harsh response risks further human rights abuses.
Altynbek Shaidullaev, imam of one of the mosques in Bishkek. (Photo: Timur Toktonaliev/IWPR)
9 Dec 16
State is focusing on new ways of dealing with the threat of radicalisation.
The building that IS used as its headquarters. (Photo: Bukhityar Hassan)
Photo Essay
9 Aug 16
A town left devastated by a long period of occupation.