The secret history of ISIS

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  • Chronicles the emergence of the terrorist organization ISIS, in part a result of the U.S. invasion of Iraq and subsequent miscalculations by two U.S. presidents. Feautures commentary by key policymakers and counterterrorism experts.


  • Documentary.
  • Running time on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual running time: 56 minutes.
  • Originally broadcast as an episode of the television series: Frontline May 17, 2016.
  • Wide screen (16x9).
  • "Tonight's program contains graphic imagery of war. Viewer discretion is advised."
  • DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
  • In English with optional English subtitles.
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