Photo Gallery: Islamic State in North Africa
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Photo Gallery: Islamic State in North Africa

The 'Caliphate's' Colonies Islamic State's Gradual Expansion into North Africa

Chaos, disillusionment and oppression provide the perfect conditions for Islamic State. Currently, the Islamist extremists are expanding from Syria and Iraq into North Africa. Several local groups have pledged their allegiance.
Von Mirco Keilberth, Juliane von Mittelstaedt und Christoph Reuter
Map: Islamic State's Growing Sphere of Influence

Map: Islamic State's Growing Sphere of Influence

Foto: DER SPIEGEL