Photo Gallery: A New Side of Islamic State 11/20/2015
 Experts, politicians and journalists once thought that Islamic State was too...
AFP/ WELAYAT TARABLOS

Experts, politicians and journalists once thought that Islamic State was too weak to carry out large-scale terror attacks abroad. But the group was simply concentrating on expanding its territorial holdings in Syria and Iraq. Now, it has changed focus. This image shows IS militants near the Libyan coastal city of Sirte.