ISIS and the Tajikistan attack: New Callimachi report

Rukimini Callimachi writes: “It’s been nearly a year since an American couple was stabbed to death in Tajikistan in an attack claimed by ISIS. Since then, I’ve gone to Tajikistan twice to piece together what happened in an investigation for #TheWeeklyNYT that premieres Sunday:”

See her link here

She continues, “I cover ISIS full-time for The New York Times and the unrelenting pace of attacks has meant that I spend my days covering the organization, with little time left over to focus on its victims. Today I want to tell you why the story of Jay Austin & Lauren Geoghegan stopped me in my tracks.”

Attack also conjures up Morocco similarities

It reminds me of the attack in Morocco also. There is a new piece at The Washington Post this week also on the murders there and the trial. Another account here of the trial.

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