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Orlando Shootings Illustrate IS Potential to Radicalize From Afar

In pledging allegiance to the Islamic State group while in the midst of his deadly shooting spree in Orlando, Florida, Omar Mateen was displaying the mind of IS. And that, analysts said, is what sets IS apart from terrorist organizations of the past. IS philosophy, readily available on the internet, has become ingrained in thousands of jihadists worldwide. And even if there is no direct contact with IS — as was apparently the case with Mateen — the dangerous ideology can fuel waves of...

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