Explore new ways to read The Christian Science Monitor.
The Magazine

Why Islamic State threat is 'unprecedented,' but doesn't change much for US

The Islamic State is a unique hybrid of terrorist group and nation-state that has shown remarkable strategic clarity and organization. But its threat to America – and America's options for dealing with it – remain limited.

 
 
Free Newsletter
Get the Monitor stories you care about delivered to your inbox.
October 30, 2014

Photos of the day 10/30

Hindu devotees pray while standing in the Arabian Sea as they worship the Sun god Surya during the Hindu religious festival 'Chatt Puja' in Mumbai, India. Hindu women fast for the whole day for the betterment of their family and the society during the festival.

Subscribe to The Christian Science Monitor Print Digital Daily News Briefing
get involved

Take Action

At the Monitor, we're committed to providing the most illuminating, non-partisan reporting possible.  We're also interested in providing paths for readers who've been inspired by a story to get involved.

Loading...