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From his base in London, International Social Media Editor Fergus Bell
leads The Associated Press’ efforts to source and verify user-generated
content so that the AP can publish that content across formats.
The Associated Press is the first foreign media organization to
interview Haider al-Abadi, who was officially named Iraq’s prime
minister on Sept. 8.
How best to refer to the al-Qaida splinter group leading Sunni militants in Iraq? ISIL or ISIS?