ISIS, or the Islamic State, struck again this week (on May 17). The militant Islamic group took over the city of Ramadi, the capital of Iraq’s Anbar Province, forcing the withdrawal of Iraqi security forces despite U.S. airstrikes.

It marks the biggest victory of the year for the militant …read more

Source: The Lowdown

What Is ISIS? Five Multimedia Resources Explaining the Radical Militant Group 20 May,2015Matthew Green

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Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

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