A Jihad-Intel Research Fellow at the Middle East Forum told Radio Sputnik that there are internal and external reasons pointing to the fact that the terrorist group has become less attractive to foreign recruits.
Losing Their "Religion"
© Sputnik / Vitaliy PodvitskiyLosing Their "Religion"
© Sputnik / Vitaliy Podvitskiy
Many foreign fighters have become disillusioned with Daesh. Some of them even tried to obtain medical notes allowing them not to participate in battles.