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The Islamic State's Social Media Machine

May 5th, 2015

Episode 1031 of 1365 episodes

Dominic Casciani explores the way the so called Islamic State use social media to recruit people to their cause, and what can we be done combat this. Dominic travels to Canada to meet a mother whose son was recruited by IS and executed by the FSA, and the police chief who says a lot more needs to be done to counter IS online

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