Displaced Assyrians, who fled from the villages around Tel Tamr, gather outside the Assyrian Church in al-Hasaka city, as they wait for news about the Assyrians abductees remaining in Islamic State hands (REUTERS/Rodi Said).

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Experts weigh in (part 3): How does ISIS approach Islamic Scripture?

May 5, 2015, Andrew March and William McCants

Andrew March, Associate Professor at Yale University, analyzes how ISIS repurposes Islamic texts to justify its methods of governing Christians residing within its “state.” 

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