Louise Shelley – “Dirty Entanglements”


Louise Shelley


The fight against ISIS and other terrorist organizations like it is likely to drag on for years, if not decades. In her new book, “Dirty Entanglements: Corruption, Crime, and Terrorism”, Professor Louise Shelley of George Mason University argues that terrorist groups like ISIS are more like organized crime outfits than military units and can’t be beaten solely by engaging them on the battlefield.