Omar Mateen did not need the help of IS to make plans or buy the weapons for the attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando. Photo: AP

To defeat Islamist terrorism, we have to first understand how the twisted ideology is spread

Until we grasp what motivates killers like the one in Orlando, preventing future attacks will continue to be difficult.

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Omar Mateen did not need the help of IS to make plans or buy the weapons for the attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando. Photo: AP
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