ISIS has recruited thousands of fighters from all over the world but a growing number are leaving. So, why are ISIS recruits defecting?
Victims, Perpetrators, Assets: The Narratives of Islamic State Defectors
“Defectors from the so-called Islamic State (IS) are a new and growing phenomenon. Since January 2014, at least 58 individuals have left the group and publicly spoken about their defection.”
‘Money, guns, girls’: How ISIS recruiters win in the West
“”Harry Potter” is one of the most popular book series of the last decade.”
Better prison in Germany than freedom in Syria, says former ‘IS’ fighter
“For the first time, a former member of the jihadist group “Islamic State” has given an interview to the German media. ”
Protect Isis defectors, western governments urged
“Western governments have been urged by a terrorism thinktank to encourage fighters to defect from Islamic State with measures including offering them protection against reprisals.”
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