As the Islamic State continues to lose territory, the group must change and adapt. The shift to insurgency tactics and a less offensive strategy follows a pattern that is similar to the 2008 changes to the group – then known as ISIL.

Hassan Hassan provides insight into the strategic mindset of the now-insurgency group as he issues a warning to policymakers and the general public: the Islamic State may be changing, but it is far from defeated. Read the full article here!