The map shows ISIS zones of attack (red), control (black), and support (brown). Iraqi Kurdistan is in green, and all the rest is tan. Click the image to see more maps at the Institute for the Study of War.
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Former ISIS fighter explains why he joined the terror army — and why he left after just 3 days