Islamic State Growing in Pakistan

„Last week the Islamic State flag was hoisted over a major highway in Pakistan’s capital Islamabad with the slogan, “The Caliphate is Coming!” While Pakistani government officials insist ISIS poses no threat, a report by The Diplomat suggests that ISIS is growing stronger in Pakistan.

The report notes that Islamabad has more religious seminaries than schools, and that, “The Lal Masjid (Red Mosque), a controversial religious seminary in Islamabad, continues to operate even after openly supporting the Islamic State and their version of Islam, which the mosque’s leadership wants to implement in Pakistan.” (…)

Islamic State Growing in Pakistan

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