The Islamic State Franchises in Africa: Lake Chad
The Islamic State Franchises in Africa: Lake Chad
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The Islamic State Franchises in Africa: Lake Chad

Crisis Group's Consulting Senior Analyst for West Africa, Vincent Foucher, speaks about the Islamic State's influence in the Lake Chad Basin.

While in decline in the Levant, the Islamic State has claimed some gains in Africa. Testimonies from defectors who once waged jihad in the Lake Chad basin shed new light on the impact and workings of the “caliphate” south of the Sahara. To know more, read Crisis Group's commentary "The Islamic State Franchises in Africa: Lessons from Lake Chad".

The Islamic State Franchises in Africa: Lake Chad

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