Why ISIS Is So Good at Branding Its Failures as Successes. The Parsons Green attack shows that governments and media outlets keep falling into the propaganda traps being set for them (the Atlantic).
Can Egypt’s Al-Azhar fight extremism through 'e-fatwas'? Al-Azhar Fatwa Global Center has received dozens of fatwa inquiries since it launched “Ask Al-Azhar,” in cooperation with the Youm7 website, on Aug. 26 (al-Monitor).
Britain to stop training Burmese military until Rohingya crisis is resolved. The move came as Ms Suu Kyi, Burma’s de-facto leader, sought to restore her tarnished reputation and defend her country by claiming that most Rohingya Muslim villages have not been affected by spiraling violence which has forced more than 400,000 refugees to flood across the border (the Daily Telegraph).