In The Media
- (NBC News) Child Soldiers, or 'Cubs,' Shown in Latest ISIS Video
- February 22, 2015
Alex Kassirer, of global security firm and NBC News consultant Flashpoint Intelligence, said the video features Al Farouk training camp for "cubs," or children, located in Raqqa, Syria. It is not clear when or under what circumstances the children were videotaped.
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