5 Most Dangerous Terrorist Groups | Interesting Things
Formerly known as ISIS, IS is a terrorist organization that is trying to take over Iraq and Syria (for starters). They are absolutely merciless and even al-Nusra and Al Qaeda have distanced themselves from some of their actions. IS is worth an estimated $2 billion(!), much of which is coming from oil, looted weapons and bank robberies.
2. Al Qaeda
Bin Laden might have been killed but the organization is as powerful as ever. The new commander 'Ayman al-Zawahiri', has a $25 million bounty on his head for a reason of course! They too want to enforce radical Islam, or sharia, through terrorism. The attacks on 9/11, performed by them, instigated the war on terror. Al Qaeda is another group that we better not forget about while battling IS!
3. Boko Haram
This militant Islamist movement based in northeast Nigeria has been in the news more and more lately. In June they kidnapped 200 young school girls, most of whom …