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Murder Vids Help ISIS Lure More Monsters

16th November 2014 – The Daily Beast

Murder Vids Help ISIS Lure More Monsters

Thomas Joscelyn

Brutal beheading videos attract young militants to ISIS. But the group's leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has struggled to recruit established jihadists. more...

Analysis & Commentary

15th December 2014 – CNN

CNN Tonight

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the recent events in Sydney and what might have caused the spike of lone wolf attacks. more...

15th December 2014 – CNN

The Lead with Jake Tapper

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the difficulties of preventing lone wolf attacks such as the one in Sydney. more...

15th December 2014 – Quoted by Zack Beauchamp - Vox

Sydney Hostage Taker Man Haron Monis Pledged Allegiance to ISIS on His Website

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

It's still not yet clear why Sydney hostage taker Man Haron Monis held up the Lindt cafe, an act that ultimately claimed three lives, including his own. But we're starting to learn some things — including that he had more than an affinity for ISIS. more...

15th December 2014 – 77 WABC-AM - New York, New York

The John Batchelor Show

Bill Roggio, Thomas Joscelyn

FDD Senior Fellows Bill Roggio and Thomas Joscelyn talk with John Batchelor about responding to terror attacks in the early stages, Abu Zubaida, and the Senate CIA report. more...

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