The Shadows of ‘Islamic State’ in Afghanistan: What threat does it hold?

The Islamic State (IS) group, also known by an Arabic acronym, Daesh, has gained a toehold in Afghanistan, although with the loss in a drone strike of its most prominent and recently appointed commander, Rauf Khadem, that toehold is looking precarious. Still, the situation has moved on from when AAN last reported on IS in … Continue reading The Shadows of ‘Islamic State’ in Afghanistan: What threat does it hold?