Twitter Highlight: Rita Katz on How al-Qaeda Withheld News of its Second in Command's Assassination

Check out SITE Executive Director Rita Katz' latest tweets, which offer exclusive details about how al-Qaeda withheld news about the assassination of one of its top members, Abu Muhammad al-Masri.

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SITE Investigation Reveals WHO, Gates Foundation, and Other Email Credentials Distributed Online Were Sourced from Old Leaks

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A SITE Intelligence Group investigation into lists of World Health Organization, Gates Foundation, and other institutions’ email credentials revealed that the data was not the result of a new hack, but rather a larger collection of leaked materials compiled in years prior.

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Daily Beast: "Coronavirus Bungling Breathes New Life into Terrorist Movements" - by Rita Katz

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From neo-Nazis to jihadists, the COVID-19 pandemic has proved to many terrorists that the United States is not the ever-prepared, all-knowing power it once appeared to be, and nor are many of its Western allies. 

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Washington Post: "Telegram has finally cracked down on Islamist terrorism. Will it do the same for the far-right?" by Rita Katz

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It was a big deal when accounts for the Islamic State and al-Qaeda started disappearing from the Telegram messaging app over the past month. For years, the platform has served as the central medium for extremist groups to radicalize and recruit members.

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Jihadists Vent Frustrations as Telegram Deletion Campaign Continues, Search for Haven

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With the Telegram deletion campaign of jihadists' accounts continuing unabated, and thousands of "bots and channels" banned across the past week, jihadists are venting their frustrations and searching for haven.

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