Scott talks to Independent Middle East correspondent Patrick Cockburn about ISIS, who, despite claims of their defeat, are back waging a guerrilla campaign in Iraq.
Discussed on the show:
We Can Finish ISIS – but Only if the West Winds Down Its Proxy Wars (Independent)
How the Islamic State’s Brutal Project Was Finally Overthrown (Independent)
“Undefeated, ISIS Is Back in Iraq” (New York Review of Books)
Patrick Cockburn is the Middle East correspondent for The Independent and the author of The Age of Jihad and Chaos & Caliphate.
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