June 2, 2020 | Generation Jihad

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Episode 12

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Episode 12

Hosts Bill Roggio and Tom Joscelyn discuss the latest diatribe released by Abu Hamza al-Qurashi, the Islamic State’s spokesman, who portrays the coronavirus as an act of divine retribution against the West and accuses the Taliban of working with the “Crusaders.” Bill and Tom also discuss a new report outlining the Taliban’s reluctance to “publicly break” with Al Qaeda and the Islamic State’s resiliency in Iraq and Syria.

A fighter of the Syrian Democratic forces stands guard outside of Baghouz, Syria on March 13, 2020, a year after the last black flag of the Islamic State group was lowered in the village. (Getty Images)

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