The ‘caliphate’ is no more. But the Islamic State isn’t finished yet.

Washington Post - 03-23


BEIRUT — U.S.-backed forces declared the final defeat of the Islamic State’s self-declared caliphate Saturday, bringing to an end the brutal experiment in state building that had lured foot soldiers from around the world and inflicted unimaginable suffering on those caught up in the militants’ rampage through Iraq and Syria.