Its defeat in Syria may now give way to new dangers.
Foreign press took away the dignity from victims killed in the Nairobi terror attacks by publishing their pictures.
Despite losing territories, the self-styled Islamic State (IS) continues to remain resilient by reinventing its propaganda. To counter violent extremism proponents should keep themselves abreast of the IS ‘post-territorial defeat narrative’.
Sensationalist media coverage serves the Islamic State's objective by pitting Muslims and non-Muslims against one another.
The wars against Islamic State and al-Qaida show that military responses may seem to work in the short term but don’t change much in the long run.