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Why ISIS flow of new recruits has slowed to a trickle

Why ISIS flow of new recruits has slowed to a trickle

The flow of new Islamic State recruits into Iraqi and Syria has slowed dramatically, reflecting a “fracturing in their morale,” a top U.S. general in Baghdad said Tuesday.

The number of new recruits coming into the self-proclaimed caliphate has dropped from up to 2,000 per month to a new estimate of about 200 per month, said Air Force Maj. Gen. Peter Gersten, the deputy commander for operations…

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