Daesh on the defensive
Anthony Tucker-Jones reports on a series of intelligence coups scored against terror group Islamic State
Over the past few months terror group Islamic State or Daesh has suffered a series of very serious setbacks. Under military pressure its has lost ground in both Iraq and Syria, its revenue sources have been curtailed, its senior leadership has suffered a number of high-profile losses and the personal files of its fighters have fallen into the eager hands of Western intelligence. It seems the tide may finally be turning against Daesh.
The US military is firmly of this opinion . . .