The SDF is calling for increased security at Al-Hol Camp where some 70,000 people linked to ISIS are being held. These calls have gained urgency following a number of escape attempts, as well as a message by ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi urging the group's cells to help such attempts.
Following the military defeat of ISIS, the next phase in the battle against the group is to tackle its ideology. A conference held in Baghdad featuring people from all across the globe is attempting to find solutions to this issue.
In a recent interview with former Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi, Abadi stressed that his country, which declared its victory against ISIS exactly one year ago, waged a comprehensive war against the terrorist organisation.
Documents left behind by ISIS in the city of Fallujah in Iraq reveal ISIS' brutality towards that residents of the city. The militant organisation's court punished citizens for smoking, owning satellite dishes and any means of technology.
An ISIS militant from Tunisia who was captured by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) confirms that the militant organisations ideology and doctrine is full of contradictions. As a result of his findings, he decided to leave the group.