US News and World Report: Military Success Against ISIS Will Create ‘Terrorist Diaspora’
Top counterterrorism officials say the Islamic State group’s threat doesn’t end with its defeat on the battlefield.
The U.S.-led military strategy to defeat the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria will create a cheaper, nimbler and lethally dangerous version of the terror network in terms of its ability to attack Western targets, top counterterror officials said Tuesday.
"The so-called caliphate will be crushed," FBI Director James Comey told members of Congress Tuesday morning, adding, "Through the fingers of that crush will come hundreds of very dangerous people."
"There will be a terrorist diaspora some time in the next two to five years like we've never seen before."
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