The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria officially as the Islamic State (IS) with it’s leader as Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

More than 300 people have gone from Sweden to fight for the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, making it per capita one of the biggest exporters of jihadists in Europe.

The recruitment process used to happen more openly on platforms such as Twitter and Facebook, experts say the process has gone dark, relying more heavily on end-to-end encryption.

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