How ISIS Finances its Operations


An international coalition is working to defeat ISIS militarily and economically. Through extortion, oil sales on the blackmarket, and private funds from patrons in the Gulf States, the organization is able to fund its operations.

Excerpt from Great Decisions, coming to PBS in 2016

Narrated by Academy Award nominated actor David Strathairn and produced by the Foreign Policy Association, Great Decisions brings you eight half-hour documentaries, each tackling a different challenge facing America today.


December 28th, 2015 by