Isis

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL /ˈaɪsəl/) is an jihadist rebel group that controls territory in Iraq and Syria and also operates in eastern Libya, the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt, and other areas of the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia, and Southeast Asia. The group's Arabic name is transliterated as ad-Dawlah al-Islāmīyah fī al-‘Irāq wash-Shām leading to the Arabic acronym Da‘ish or DAESH (Arabic pronunciation: da:ʕeʃ). The name is also commonly translated as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria or Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham and abbreviated ISIS (/ˈaɪsɪs/).
Posts about Isis
  • Can Facebook Keep Muslims Comfortable While Taking On ISIS?

    … with us so we can help them make this happen. Grand words are welcome, but the proof is in the hard data, and right now Facebook is coming up short. Meanwhile, earlier this week, Bickert responded to a petition on Change.org chiding the social network for not doing enough to fight ISIS. She wrote in a message on the Change.org petition: The best tool…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 15 readers -
  • Facebook’s 2015 Year in Review

    … The upcoming U.S. presidential election was the most-talked-about topic globally on Facebook in 2015. Data analyst Betsy Cameron and editor Brittany Darwell shared the global top 10 list in a Newsroom post, saying that the lists were compiled based on how frequently topics were mentioned in Facebook posts from Jan. 1 through Dec. 1, and adding…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 17 readers -
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  • Anonymous Takes on ISIS

    … The Islamic State, or ISIS, is often touted in the media as being extremely social media savvy. Their videos, after all, spread like wildfire over the internet and help to radicalize people all over the world, but the hackivist group Anonymous is attempting to take the terrorist group’s online propaganda offline. Anonymous takes on ISIS…

    The Blog Herald- 9 readers -
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