ISIS Finances Are Strong by SARAH ALMUKHTAR

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By SARAH ALMUKHTAR

The Islamic State has revenue and assets that are more than enough to cover its current expenses despite expectations that airstrikes and falling oil prices would hurt the group’s finances, according to analysts at RAND Corporation, a nonprofit that researches public policy.

Published: May 19, 2015 at 12:00AM

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