Chapter Eight: The Briefcase
Listen now
Description
We found a trove of secret documents after Mosul fell. It led us to the mother of an ISIS official. The last episode of “Caliphate” will publish on Thursday, June 14th. New York Times subscribers can listen to that episode now at nytimes.com/caliphate.
More Episodes
What does the future hold for the ISIS returnee who confessed to murder? And what does he believe now?
Published 06/21/18
Slavery was enmeshed in the theology of ISIS. Rukmini speaks to an ISIS detainee who challenges her to find the girl he enslaved. She does.
Published 06/14/18
After three years in ISIS captivity, a young Yazidi girl returns to her family. Rukmini is there to witness it.
Published 06/14/18