Rabat - The Islamic State in Syria and Iraq (ISIS), this unknown equation to all: neophyte at politics of the Middle East or hardened and experienced experts, seems to marry, at will, and expertly, too, sensationalism and defiance, to the extent that many people wonder, quite rightly, whether this organization-state is real or is it the cinematographic creation of Hollywood, for some grand design to serve the purpose of the West and countries of the region, or any other?

Islamic State in Syria and Iraq
Dr Mohamed Chtatou is a professor at the University of Mohammed V in Rabat.