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The rise of ISIS : a threat we can't ignore

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Rise of ISIS gives a better understanding of the modern face of terror, and provides an overview of the laws of war and war crimes. These laws differentiate between the guilty and innocent, and explain why the US military and the Israeli Defense Forces are often limited in their defensive measures.

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  • ISBN: 9781501105135
  • ISBN: 1501105132
  • ISBN: 9781501105142
  • ISBN: 1501105140
  • Physical Description: xi, 128 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Howard Books, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Adapted in part from a series of pepers presented by Jay Sekulow in July 2014 at Oxford University's History, Politics, and Society program on Religion and Politics in the Middle East.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 101-128).
Formatted Contents Note:
The horror of jihad -- The rise of Isis and the new calilphate -- ISIS: the world's most ruthless and powerful jihadist army -- Hamas: architects of eternal jihad -- Hamas: Israel's most restless enemy -- Hamas creates a unity government with Fatah then launches war -- Waging warfare: the U.N. tries to transform our souldiers into war criminals -- The 2014 Gaza War: who are the real war criminals? -- Hamas systematically and intentionally violated the law of war -- The stakes could not be higher -- Oppose, don't appease: the way forward against jihad.
Summary, etc.:
Rise of ISIS gives a better understanding of the modern face of terror, and provides an overview of the laws of war and war crimes. These laws differentiate between the guilty and innocent, and explain why the US military and the Israeli Defense Forces are often limited in their defensive measures.
Subject: IS (Organization)
Terrorists > Iraq.
Terrorists > Syria.
Terrorism > Religious aspects > Islam.
Terrorism > Middle East.
Middle East > History > 21st century.
Middle East > History > 21st century.


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