Given the group's brutal, nihilistic approach to territories it has seized, any anti-ISIL uprisings that are well planned and externally supported will eventually succeed.
PolicyWatch, Policy Forum, Events
A veteran French official, a former U.S. ambassador to Iraq, and a seasoned military expert discuss how and where to hit ISIS, and what victory against the group would mean.
Interviews and Presentations
Washington Institute experts assess the current state of military operations in Iraq and evaluate Abadi's ability to extricate his country from deadlock, defeat, and disintegration.
Articles & Op-Eds
Since containment is no longer a viable option, Washington must build a regional coalition of the willing to roll back the terrorist group.
Maps & Graphics
Washington Institute research explains the complexities of the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS).