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the territorial jurisdiction of a caliph

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the office of a caliph

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ISIS, or Daesh, is a self-proclaimed caliphate that operates in Syria and Iraq, aiming to bring the whole Muslim world under its umbrella.
ISIS is a self-proclaimed caliphate that operates inSyriaandIraq, aiming to bring the whole Muslim world under its umbrella.
Leaders in Moscow and Tehran know the cause-and-effect of the Assad regime's illegitimacy and the rise of the Daesh caliphate.
The capture of the town would mark the end of Islamic State's era of territorial rule over a so-called caliphate that it proclaimed in 2014 across vast swathes of Iraq and Syria.
Arguing that the fight against the Islamic State requires understanding the thinking behind jihad and the Caliphate as much as winning battles on the ground, Manne traces the development of the Islamic State's ideology through published documents.
Naturally, the intellectual battle to accept or reject this concept is an old one, though its urgency in our times is evident as numerous extremist groups in dozens of societies look for salvation in the Caliphate.
But a friend in Syria said that mumof-two Jones will stay with ISIS "until she dies" and that she "will never leave the caliphate.
ISIS appears to be pursuing a nefarious gameplan to turn Muslim- majority Jammu and Kashmir into a caliphate, a blueprint prepared by its terror masterminds suggests.
Selliti said that this verdict follows the complaint lodged by the State Lawsit Officer, for the suspension of the activity of this party, since it advocates the establishment of the Caliphate state and incitement to hatred, in accordance with Decree-Law No.
Palestinian preacher Ali Abu Ahmad, speaking at an Al-Aqsa Mosque rally on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem earlier this month, said the "occupation of Palestine" by the Jews, the "vilest" and "most despicable and cowardly of creatures," was due to the fall of the Islamic Caliphate, and called on Islamic armies to mobilize their forces "to finish off the monstrous entity of the Jews.
This book contains an intriguing historical account that traces the lineage of the powerful concept of the caliphate from its inception to its modern manifestations.
At the time, however, few, if any, of the region's leaders gave any thought to the restoration of the Muslim caliphate.
The boy was a member of the "Cubs of Caliphate," a group within the Islamic State in Mosul, a local source, who requested to remain anonymous, told Alsumaria News.
Efraim Inbar is wrong to argue that the West is better off with Islamic State organization maintaining its caliphate.
The ISIL has intensified its patrolling operations across the capital of its self-proclaimed Caliphate to arrest its own Hasaba forces.