Captured Documents Detail Islamic State’s Revenue Streams
On December 28, 2015 · In ISIS, Islamic State (IS), Jihad, Jihadist Groups/Individuals, Syria, Terror Funding
Documents captured by U.S. Special Operations Forces in a May raid in Syria reveal how the Islamic State has established departments to handle “war spoils,” including slaves, and the exploitation of natural resources, especially oil.
The documents detail how a formerly small Jihadist insurgent organization has set up a sophisticated bureaucracy to handle revenue streams – from stolen oil to looted antiquities.
Tagged with: ISIL • ISIS • Islamic State • jihad • Syria