ACMCU event: “Boko Haram, ISIS and the Caliphate Today” with Shadi Hamid, Emad Shahin, and Alex Thurston
Nov 4th, 2014 by sfs
October 14, 2014. ISIS in Iraq and Syria, and Boko Haram in northern Nigeria continue to use an overlapping language of political Islam and references to the caliphate and the Shariah. This event brought together experts on the Middle East, Islamic political thought and Islam in West Africa to help explain these confusing phenomena.