Over two-thirds of foreign IS group recruits are well educated, World Bank finds

Over two-thirds of foreign IS group recruits are well educated, World Bank finds

More than two-thirds of the foreigners seeking to join the Islamic State (IS) group have attended high school or university, according to a new study by the World Bank. Many of the young recruits who travel to Syria or Iraq to join the ranks of the Islamic State (IS) group – also known as ISIS, […]

World Bank: Tales of the Missing Millions

World Bank: Tales of the Missing Millions

“Corruptionˮ and “developmentˮ: two words that cast a long shadow over relationships between nations of the North and South. But the development community remains reluctant to talk openly about corruption in projects that cost millions.