ISIS Video From Al-Barakah Province Documents Takeover Of Shi’ite Militia Posts On Syrian-Iraqi Border

On December 31, 2017, the Islamic State (ISIS) in the Al-Barakah (Hasakah) Province published a five-minute video entitled “The Carriers of the Banner.” The video documents a takeover by ISIS fighters of Iraqi Shi’ite militia posts at the Tal Safuk border crossing between Iraq an…