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Pro-IS Group Depicts NYC Police Commissioner as IS Captive in Threatening Poster

A pro-Islamic State (IS) media group depicted New York City Police Commissioner James P. O'Neill as a captive in a poster threatening attacks in the United States.

Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Afghan Taliban Video Shows Training Footage of “Umari Martyrdom Battalion”

The Afghan Taliban released a video showing the military training of fighters from the “Umari Martyrdom Battalion” camp.

Wednesday, 13 December 2017
'Amaq Reports Two IS Attacks in Somalia in One Day

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency reported two attacks by group fighters in Somalia in one day, with one in Puntland and the other in Lower Shabelle.

Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Shabaab Video Shows Suicide Bombing and Raid on SNA Base in Beled Hawa, Freeing Prisoners

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, released a video focusing on the suicide bombing and raid on a Somali National Army (SNA) base in Beled Hawa, and the subsequent freeing of inmates from the city's central prison.

Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Pro-IS Jihadist Threatens Holiday Attack in Austrian Capital, Another Warns of IS in Manhattan

A pro-Islamic State (IS) jihadist published a poster threatening a holiday attack in the Austrian capital, Vienna, while another IS supporter warned of the group in Manhattan, New York.

Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Al-Qaeda Criticizes Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) as "New Crusader Coalition"

Al-Qaeda (AQ) criticized the first meeting of the Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC), a 41-country coalition from the Muslim world led by Saudi Arabia against the Islamic State (IS) and other extremist groups and actors, calling it a "new Crusader coalition in a Saudi gown".

Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Brigades of Abdullah Azzam Promotes Jihad as Sole Means to "Liberate" Palestinian Land in Wake of Trump's Jerusalem Recognition

The Lebanon-based Brigades of Abdullah Azzam promoted to Muslims in general that jihad is the sole means to "liberate" Palestinian land in the wake of U.S. President Donald Trump recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Tuesday, 12 December 2017
IS Claims Capturing Towns and Villages in Albu Kamal Countryside, Killing 41 Syrian Soldiers and Shi'ite "Militiamen"

The Islamic State's (IS) Furat Province, the group's division in western Anbar in Iraq and eastern Deir al-Zour in Syria, claimed capturing villages and towns outside Albu Kamal, and killing 41 Syrian soldiers and Shi'ite "militiamen" in an offensive it mounted on their positions.

Tuesday, 12 December 2017
AQIM's Uqba' Bin Nafi Battalion Claims 7 Casualties Among Tunisian Soldiers in Bombing

The Uqba bin Nafi Battalion, the Tunisia-based branch of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), claimed killing and wounding seven soldiers in a bomb blast on Mount Chaambi.

Tuesday, 12 December 2017
IS Video Shows Battle Footage from Albu Kamal, Portrays City as Strategic for Syrian Army

The Islamic State's (IS) Furat Province, the group's division in western Anbar in Iraq and easter Deir al-Zour in Syria, released a video featuring battle footage from Albu Kamal, and identifying the city as a strategic location for the Syrian army.

Monday, 11 December 2017
IS Supporter Threatens Over Trump's Jerusalem Recognition, Another Warns and Incites for Lone-Wolf Attacks

Displaying U.S. President U.S. Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as Islamic State (IS) prisoners in orange outfits, an IS supporter threatened over the former's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Monday, 11 December 2017
IS' Khorasan Province Photographs its Construction of a Small IED

The Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province, which is active in Afghanistan and Pakistan, published a photo report on its construction of a small improvised explosive device (IED).

Monday, 11 December 2017
Al-Qaeda's Mali Branch Urges Muslims Support Jihad, Especially in Syria, in Response to Trump's Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's Capital

The Mali-based al-Qaeda (AQ) branch, Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (NIM), urged Muslims support fighters and participate in jihad themselves, especially in Syria, in response to U.S. President Donald Trump recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Monday, 11 December 2017
Shabaab Claims 3 Attacks in Puntland in One Week, Multiple Strikes on SNA Forces

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed three attacks in and around Bosaso in Puntland region in one-week, and multiple strikes on Somali National Army (SNA) forces elsewhere in the country.

The group's Shahada News Agency reported 14 attacks in messages published on December 4-11, 2017, and in another post, stated that three Somali soldiers surrendered to the Shabaab in Galguduud. According to the reports, in Puntland, fighters killed a police officer in Bosaso on December 4, stormed a military base in Af Urur on December 8, and attacked another military base in Galgala on December 11, using heavy weapons. Among other claimed operations, Shahada informed that the Shabaab affixed a sticky bomb to the vehicle of a Somali military officer in Galkayo, in Mudug region, on December 6, and stormed a base of kenyan forces in Afmadow.

Monday, 11 December 2017
Afghan Taliban Claims Wounding 4 U.S. Soldiers in Kunduz, Reports Commando Attack at ANA Checkpoint in Paktika

The Afghan Taliban claimed wounding four U.S. soldiers amidst clashes in Kunduz province in northern Afghanistan, and reported a commando attack on an Afghan National Army (ANA) checkpoint in Paktika.

Monday, 11 December 2017
Pro-IS Media Group Portrays NYC Port Authority Blast as Response to Trump’s Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

A pro-Islamic State (IS) media group portrayed the attempted terror attack at the New York City Port Authority as a response to U.S. President Donald Trump recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Monday, 11 December 2017
Hamza bin Laden Explores Saudi "Betrayal" of Palestinian Cause in 3rd Episode in Series

Hamza bin Laden, a son of former al-Qaeda (AQ) leader Usama bin Laden, explored what he described as the Saudi "betrayal" of the Palestinian cause in the 3rd episode of a series inciting for regime overthrow in the Kingdom.

Saturday, 09 December 2017
Jihadi Guide Provides Lone-Wolf Ideas for Chaos, Murder, Destruction of Infrastructure, and Financial Ruin in America

A jihadist published a guide directed to lone wolves in America providing them with ideas for sowing chaos, murdering individuals and groups, destroying infrastructure, and causing financial ruin.

Saturday, 09 December 2017
Shabaab Promotes Jihad in Response to U.S. Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's Capital

The General Command of al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, promoted jihad and urged Muslims to support the cause of al-Aqsa and Jerusalem with "souls and money," in the wake of U.S. President Donald Trump recognizing the holy city as Israel's capital.

Saturday, 09 December 2017
TTP Calls Trump's Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital an "Open Declaration of War Against Muslims"

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) called U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital an "open declaration of war against Muslims".

Saturday, 09 December 2017
IS’ Urdu-Exclusive Rumiyah 10 Article Calls on Kashmiri Muslims to Pledge to Group, Rise Up, and Kill Non-Believers

A Kashmir-focused pro-Islamic State (IS) media group provided the translation to the Urdu-exclusive Rumiyah 10 article calling upon Muslims in Kashmir to “disavow democracy,” pledge to IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and “restart your fight under the banner of the Khilafah.”

Friday, 08 December 2017
Gaza-based Jihadi Group Claims 2nd Day of Rocket Strikes on Israeli Settlements in Reaction to Jerusalem Announcement

For the second consecutive day, the Nasser Salahuddin Brigades claimed firing rockets at Israeli settlements in response to U.S. President Donald Trump recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Friday, 08 December 2017
IS Responds to U.S. Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's Capital in Naba 109

The Islamic State (IS) responded to U.S. President Donald Trump recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital in Naba 109, and published an infographic reviewing statistics and important operations by its fighters against American soldiers in the last year.

Friday, 08 December 2017
AQIM Condemns "Wretched" Trump Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's Capital

Joining fellow al-Qaeda branches in condemning the United States recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) expressed solidarity with Muslims on the issue and urged all fighters to make the liberation of Palestine their "central cause".

Thursday, 07 December 2017
Al-Qaeda Calls for Strikes on Interests of U.S. and its Allies After Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's Capital

Al-Qaeda Central (AQC) called on Muslims to strike the "vital" interests of America and its allies after U.S. President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Thursday, 07 December 2017
HTS Condemns Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital, Urges Muslims to Act

The Syria-based Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) condemned the naming of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital by the United States and urged Muslims to act to defend their sanctities.

Thursday, 07 December 2017
Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind Calls Muslims to Attack U.S. and Israeli Embassies, Harm Corporate and Financial Interests in Response to Jerusalem

The Kashmir-based jihadi group Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind called on Muslims all over the world to attack U.S. and Israeli embassies and harm corporate and financial interests of both countries, in response to the American recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Thursday, 07 December 2017
Gaza-based Jihadi Group Claims Rocket Attack on Israeli Settlements in Response to Jerusalem Announcement

In what it declared as its "first response" to the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a Gaza-based jihadi group claimed a rocket strike on Israeli settlements.

Thursday, 07 December 2017
Egypt-based Hasam Movement Calls for Uprising Against Jerusalem as Israel's Capital

The Egypt-based Hasam Movement (Harakat Sawa’ed Misr) called for an uprising against Jerusalem being recognized by the United States as Israel's capital, and maintaining its nationalist interests, declared that the holy city will not be "liberated" unless Cairo is freed first.

Thursday, 07 December 2017
Shabaab Spokesman Urges Muslims Respond with Weapons to U.S. Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital

The spokesman for the Somali-based al-Qaeda-linked Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, Ali Mahmoud Rage, urged Muslims to take up weapons in response to the United States recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital and moving its embassy there.

Wednesday, 06 December 2017
Jihadists Demand Action Over U.S. Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital, IS Supporter Warns American and Israeli Embassies

Following reports of U.S. President Donald Trump considering the move and then making it official on December 6, 2017, jihadists across ideological spectrums condemned it, exhorting Muslims to take physical action instead of mere protests.

Wednesday, 06 December 2017
IS Supporters Threaten Attack in Russia, Vehicular Strikes in Christmas Markets

Two Islamic State (IS) supporters continued their poster campaign of attack threats, one warning of vehicular strikes in Christmas markets, and the other targeting Russia.

Wednesday, 06 December 2017
IS' Khorasan Province Claims Defeated Afghan Taliban in Clashes in Laghman and Nangarhar

The Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province claimed defeating Afghan Taliban fighters in clashes in Laghman and Nangarhar in Afghanistan, and killing a total of ten of them.

Wednesday, 06 December 2017
IS Claims Bombing Bus in Homs (Syria), Disabling U.S. Military Vehicle in Nangarhar (Afghanistan)

The Islamic State (IS) claimed credit for the bombing of a bus in the Syrian city of Homs, and separately, reported its fighters in Afghanistan disabling a U.S. military vehicle in Nangarhar.

Tuesday, 05 December 2017
Kashmir-Centric pro-IS Group Threatens Attacks in India

A Kashmir-centric pro-Islamic State (IS) media group published a poster threatening attacks in India.

Sunday, 03 December 2017
Shabaab Claims Killing Somali Military Official in Ambush, Reports Surrender of Two SNA Officers

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed killing a Somali military official and two of his guards in an ambush in Middle Shabelle region, and reported that two Somali army officers surrendered in Middle Juba.

Sunday, 03 December 2017
IS Supporter Produces "Christmas Hell" Video Threatening Attacks in West

After publishing a series of posters threatening attacks in the West, including America, Britain, and France, an Islamic State (IS) supporter produced a video he called "Christas Hell," reiterating the same warnings.

Sunday, 03 December 2017
Pro-IS Nashir News Agency Resumes Incitement of Lone Wolves in West with Call for Attacks

The pro-Islamic State (IS) Nashir News Agency resumed its incitement of lone-wolf jihadists in the West, calling on them to mount attacks or simply create chaos in crowds.

Sunday, 03 December 2017
Alleged Group "Movement of the Sons of Jesus" Claims Rawdah Mosque Attack

An alleged group calling itself "Harakat Abna' Yeshua" (Movement of the Sons of Jesus) claimed credit for the November 24, 2017, attack at the Rawdah mosque in Bir al-Abed in North Sinai.

Saturday, 02 December 2017
IS Supporter Dismisses Concrete Barriers as Method to Prevent Attacks on Christmas Markets

An Islamic State (IS) supporter dismissed the measure taken by European security agencies of placing concrete barriers outside Christmas markets to prevent vehicular attacks similar to that in Berlin, Germany, in December 2016.

Saturday, 02 December 2017
IS' Khorasan Province Issues Formal Communique for Attack at Enikass Radio Building in Jalalabad

The Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province issued a formal communique claiming credit for the attack at the Enikass Radio building in Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar in eastern Afghanistan.

Saturday, 02 December 2017
TTP Claims Suicide Raid at Peshawar Agriculture Training Institute, Calls Target a "Clandestine ISI Safe House"

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed credit for the suicide raid at the Peshawar Agriculture Training Institute, calling the target a "clandestine ISI safe house," and provided attack footage captured by one of the participating fighters.

Saturday, 02 December 2017
AQAP Photographs Rocket Strike on Hadrami Elite Forces' Camp in Hadramawt

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) photographed am artillery and rocket strike on a camp of Hadrami Elite forces in Yemen's Hadramawt governorate, and additionally claimed two attacks on Houthi fighters in al-Bayda'.

Saturday, 02 December 2017
'Amaq Reports IS Fighters in Jalalabad Firing Rocket at Radio Station Building

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency reported that group fighters in Jalalabad, the provincial capital of Nangarhar in eastern Afghanistan, fired a rocket at the building of Enikass Radio.

Saturday, 02 December 2017
IS Supporters Threaten Holiday Attacks in Amsterdam, London, and Paris

As pro-Islamic State (IS) media groups and jihadists publish posters threatening attacks during the holiday season in America and Europe, two more supporters designed their own graphics, specifying Christmas operations in London and Paris, and New Year's Day in Amsterdam.

Friday, 01 December 2017
AQAP Leader Presents Lectures on Book by 15th Century Military Strategist

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) released the first video in a lecture series from its leader, Abu Huraira al-Sana'ani (AKA Qassim al-Rimi), discussing a book by a 15th century military strategist.

Thursday, 30 November 2017
Shabaab Claims Attack on Puntland Presidential Guards, Strikes on Kenyan and Somali Forces

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed credit for an attack on Puntland presidential guards in Bosaso, and strikes on Kenyan and Somali forces in Hiran, Lower Juba, and Lower Shabelle regions.

Thursday, 30 November 2017
Afghan Taliban Releases Visual Interview with IS Defector, Former Khorasan Province Deputy

The Afghan Taliban released a visual interview with an individual identifying himself as the former deputy leader of the Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province, who defected to the group and attacked the IS division for criminality and not having a future in Afghanistan.

Thursday, 30 November 2017
Pro-IS Media Group Threatens San Diego California Temple

The pro-Islamic State (IS) Wafa' Media Foundation published a poster threatening an attack at the San Diego California Temple, a Mormon temple.

Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Afghan Taliban Accuses U.S. and Afghan Government of Supporting IS in Nangarhar, Deliberately Displacing Civilians

The Afghan Taliban accused the U.S. "occupiers" and Afghan government of supporting the Islamic State (IS) in Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan, and deliberately displacing civilians for their backing the fighters.

Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Pro-IS Group Calls Lone Wolves in West to Kill Children as Revenge for Child Victims of Airstrikes in Syria

A pro-Islamic State (IS) group calling itself all-Qastantiyyah Foundation called on lone wolf jihadists in the West, and America, Australia, and Europe in particular, to kill children in revenge for child victims of airstrikes in Syria.

Wednesday, 29 November 2017
IS Issues Formal Communique for Car Bombing Outside Yemeni Ministry of Finance Building in Aden

Aden-Abyan Province, a Yemen-based division of the Islamic State (IS), claimed credit for the car bombing outside the Ministry of Finance building in Khor Maskar district in Aden.

Wednesday, 29 November 2017
IS Promotes Upcoming "Flames of War 2" Video with Trailer

The Islamic State (IS) released a trailer for its upcoming "Flames of War 2: Until the Final Hour" video, showing footage of attacks in the battlefield, a news clip of the Las Vegas shooting, and a map displaying locations of IS-claimed and IS-inspired attacks in the United States.

Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Shabaab Claims Ambushing Kenyan Police in Lamu County (Kenya), Ugandan Police in Lower Shabelle (Somalia)

The Somalia-based al-Qaeda (AQ) branch, the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, claimed ambushing Ugandan soldiers within the AMISOM mission in the country, and also attacking Kenyan police in Kenya's Lamu County.

Tuesday, 28 November 2017
'Amaq Reports 1700 Students in IS-Managed Qur'an Memorization Schools in Deir al-Zour

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency released a visual report in which it announced 1700 students in Qur'an memorization schools in the southeast of Deir al-Zour, Syria.

Tuesday, 28 November 2017
AQ Leader Zawahiri Gives First Public Rejection of Nusra Front Split

Al-Qaeda (AQ) leader Ayman al-Zawahiri directly addressed the split from his group by the Nusra Front (Jabhat al-Nusra) for the first time since its occurrence in July 2016, rejecting it and calling on fighters still loyal to AQ, and others, to seek unity against the enemy.

Tuesday, 28 November 2017
HTS Officials Demand Immediate Release of Arrested AQ Affiliates, Threaten to Resign

Jihadi sources shared a statement by a number of officials of various sectors of Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) condemning the recent arrests of the AQ affiliates and demanding their immediate release.

Tuesday, 28 November 2017
HTS Infographic Claims 400+ Regime Soldiers Killed in 30 Days

Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) claimed killing over 400 regime soldiers and wounding over 1000 others in battles in East and North of Hama, and in the southern countryside of Aleppo during the course of 30 days.

Tuesday, 28 November 2017
HTS Security Official Clarifies Circumstances of Abu Julaybib and 'Aridi's Arrests

The security official for the Syria-based Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) clarified the circumstances of the arrests of Abu Julaybib al-Urduni and Sami al-'Aridi, disputing that both men were betrayed.

Tuesday, 28 November 2017
IS Photographs Assassination of Another Individual in Aden Two Days After Last

Two days after it published photos of assassinating a Yemeni criminal investigator in Aden, the Islamic State's (IS) Aden-Abyan Province photographed its murder of an individual who "cursed" Allah.

Monday, 27 November 2017
AQAP Claims 5 Attacks on Houthis in al-Bayda' and Ibb, Strike on SBF in Abyan

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed five attacks on Houthis in one-week in Yemen's al-Bayda' and Ibb governorates, and also a strike on Security Belt Forces (SBF) in Abyan.

Monday, 27 November 2017
Pro-IS Jihadist Designs Poster Threatening Destruction in the U.K.

After sharing posters threatening Queen Elizabeth II and a Christmas attack in Times Square, a pro-Islamic State (IS) supporter published a graphic threatening the U.K.

Monday, 27 November 2017
IS Claims Killing, Wounding 71+ Iraqi Soldiers and PMU Forces in a 2-Man Suicide Raid in Baqubah

The Islamic State's (IS) Diyala Province claimed killing and wounding over 71 Iraqi soldiers and Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) forces in a two-man suicide raid in Baqubah.

Monday, 27 November 2017
HTS Arrests Prominent AQ-Affiliated Clerics Including Sami al-'Aridi and Abu Julaybib

Jihadi sources in Syria reported that Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) arrested clerics formerly affiliated with the group and who defected and maintained their ties to al-Qaeda (AQ), including Sami al-'Aridi and Abu Julaybib al-Urduni.

Monday, 27 November 2017
IS Counts 1,164 Syrian Forces Killed and Wounded in Two Months in Naba 107 Infographic

An infographic featured in the Islamic State’s (IS) Naba 107 counted 1,164 Syrian forces, including over 20 Russian experts and officers, killed and wounded and 161 vehicles destroyed over a two-month period.

Monday, 27 November 2017
Anti-IS Sinai-based Group Distributes Alleged Leaked Conversation Between IS Members Claiming Rawdah Mosque Attack

A Sinai-based group opposed to the Islamic State (IS) distributed what it described as a leaked wireless conversation proving the culpability of the IS in the deadly attack at the Rawdah mosque in Bir al-Abed.

Monday, 27 November 2017
Media Group Established Representing "Mujahideen of the Islamic Caliphate in the Gateway of India"

A media group representing what it describes as "mujahideen of the Islamic Caliphate in the gateway of India (Jammu & Kashmir)" was established, and in its initial release, threatened India.

Monday, 27 November 2017
AQIS Explores Hindu Extremism in New Video Series "Saffron Terror"

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) released the first episode in a new video series called "Saffron Terror," exploring Hindu extremism against Muslims.

Sunday, 26 November 2017
Egypt-based Ansar al-Islam Warns Perpetrators of Rawdah Mosque Attack

Ansar al-Islam, an Egypt-based group that had previously claimed credit for the October 20, 2017, clash with security forces in the Bahariya Oasis, condemned the Rawdah mosque attack and warned its perpetrators.

Sunday, 26 November 2017
IS Video from "Badiyah Province" in Northern Iraq Shows Two Raids on PMU Barracks

The Islamic State's (IS) Badiyah Province, a division carved from Ninawa governorate in northern Iraq, released a video showing two raids on Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) barracks.

Sunday, 26 November 2017
IS Photographs Assassination of Yemeni Criminal Investigator in Aden

The Islamic State's (IS) Aden-Abyan Province photographed the assassination of a Yemeni criminal investigator by its fighters in Aden.

Sunday, 26 November 2017
Egypt-based Hasam Movement Condemns Rawdah Mosque Attacks, Holds Government Responsible for Protecting People

Harakat Sawa'd Misr (Arms of Egypt Movement), or "Hasam," condemned the deadly attack at the Rawdah mosque in North Sinai and declared that it holds the Egyptian government responsible for protecting the people.

Saturday, 25 November 2017
AQ's Mali Branch Claims Attack on MINUSMA, Malian Army in In Délimane

The Mali-based branch of al-Qaeda (AQ), Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (NIM), claimed credit for the attack on a joint unit of MINUSMA and Malian forces in In Délimane, near Ménaka, and reported the killing of five soldiers and announced the "martyrdom" of two fighters.

Saturday, 25 November 2017
Sinai-based Jund al-Islam Declares Innocence in Rawdah Mosque Attack

The Sinai-based Jund al-Islam, a group in opposition of the Islamic State (IS) and its local branch, Sinai Province, declared it is innocent of the deadly attack at the Rawdah mosque in Bir al-Abed.

Friday, 24 November 2017
AQIS Spokesman Reiterates U.S. and India as Top Enemies in 1st Episode in Interview Series

In the first episode of an interview series with Usama Mahmoud, the spokesman for al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) reiterated the group’s position that America and India are respectively its number one and two enemies in the region, and that its fighters are an “extension” of the Afghan Taliban.

Friday, 24 November 2017
Sinai-based Jund al-Islam Declares Innocence in Rawdah Mosque Attack

The Sinai-based Jund al-Islam, a group in opposition of the Islamic State (IS) and its local branch, Sinai Province, declared it is innocent of the deadly attack at the Rawdah mosque in Bir al-Abed.

Friday, 24 November 2017
IS Claims Eight Suicide Bombings in One Day on Iraqi Soldiers, PMU in Baiji

The Islamic State's (IS) Salah al-Din Province claimed a total of eight suicide bombings in one day on Iraqi soldiers and Popular Mobilization Unit (PMU) forces in Baiji.

Friday, 24 November 2017
AQIS Spokesman Calls Regional Muslims to Act for Rohingya Brethren in Myanmar

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) spokesman, Usama Mahmoud, called on Muslims in the region, namely Bangladesh, India, Kashmir, and Pakistan, to act for their Rohingya brethren in Myanmar.

Friday, 24 November 2017
Al-Qaeda's Mali-based Branch Claims Two Attacks in Burkina Faso, Including First on G5 Sahel Force

Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (NIM), the Mali-based branch of al-Qaeda (AQ), claimed two attacks in neighboring Burkina Faso, one of which targeted the newly established G5 Sahel Force, and two in its homebase.

Friday, 24 November 2017
IS Claims Eight Suicide Bombings in One Day on Iraqi Soldiers, PMU in Baiji

The Islamic State's (IS) Salah al-Din Province claimed a total of eight suicide bombings in one day on Iraqi soldiers and Popular Mobilization Unit (PMU) forces in Baiji.

Friday, 24 November 2017
IS Supporter Proposes Unusual Method of Killing and "Terrorizing" Enemy in Follow-up to Strangulation Suggestion

In a follow-up to his suggestion to strangle "disbelievers," and idea for which he provided an illustrated guide, an Islamic State (IS) supporter proposed an unusual method of killing and "terrorizing" the enemy.

Friday, 24 November 2017
AQIS Spokesman Calls Regional Muslims to Act for Rohingya Brethren in Myanmar

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) spokesman, Usama Mahmoud, called on Muslims in the region, namely Bangladesh, India, Kashmir, and Pakistan, to act for their Rohingya brethren in Myanmar.

Friday, 24 November 2017
Al-Qaeda's Mali-based Branch Claims Two Attacks in Burkina Faso, Including First on G5 Sahel Force

Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (NIM), the Mali-based branch of al-Qaeda (AQ), claimed two attacks in neighboring Burkina Faso, one of which targeted the newly established G5 Sahel Force, and two in its homebase.

Friday, 24 November 2017
AQAP Concentrates Attacks on SBF in Abyan, Claims 7 Operations on Their Forces in 9 Days

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed ten operations in a period of nine days, where seven of the attacks focused on Security Belt Forces (SBF) in Yemen's Abyan governorate.

Thursday, 23 November 2017
Afghan Taliban Claims Killing 6 American Soldiers in Suicide Bombing in Qarabagh, Kabul

The Afghan Taliban claimed killing six American soldiers in a suicide bombing on their gathering in Qarabagh district of Kabul.

Thursday, 23 November 2017
IS Supporter Suggests Kidnapping Western Nationals in Africa to Swap for Female Prisoners in Tunisia

Regarding what a jihadist reported about an ongoing hunger strike at Mornaguia Prison in Tunisia, and the miserable conditions inside, an Islamic State (IS) supporter suggested that fighters in Africa kidnap Western nationals to swap them for female inmates.

Thursday, 23 November 2017
In IS Khorasan Province Video, Orphaned Child Stands Atop Decapitated Head and Threatens Revenge Against Spies

The Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province released a video showing the interrogation and subsequent brutal execution of a spy, after which an orphaned child stands atop his decapitated head and declares revenge against those charged with espionage.

Thursday, 23 November 2017
IS' Khorasan Province Claims Killing, Wounding 50 Police and Officials in Jalalabad Suicide Bombing

The Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province claimed killing and wounding over 50 Afghan police and officials in a suicide bombing in Jalalabad, the capital city of Nangarhar in eastern Afghanistan.

Thursday, 23 November 2017
Afghan Taliban Reports Infiltrator Fighter Killed 27 Security Forces in Helmand

The Afghan Taliban reported that an infiltrator fighter killed 27 Afghan security forces in an attack in their post in Helmand's Marjah district.

Wednesday, 22 November 2017
Using Image of Vatican, Pro-IS Wafa' Media Calls Lone Wolves to Prepare Attacks on "Crusaders"

Again using an image of the Papal Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican, the pro-Islamic State (IS) Wafa' Media Foundation called on lone-wolf jihadists to prepare attacks for "Crusaders" for the upcoming Christmas holiday.

Wednesday, 22 November 2017
Afghan Taliban Claims 2 U.S. Special Forces Killed While Attempting to Capture Fighter in Herat

The Afghan Taliban claimed that two U.S. Special Forces and their translator and three Afghan commandos were killed while attempting to capture a fighter in Herat province.

Tuesday, 21 November 2017
Shabaab Military Spokesman Denies 100+ Fighters Killed in U.S. Airstrike on Training Camp

The military spokesman for the al-Qaeda (AQ)-linked Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement denied a claim by U.S. AFRICOM that an airstrike on a camp northwest of Mogadishu killed over 100 fighters.

The group's Shahada News Agency published a message on November 21, 2017, stating that the spokesman, Abdul Aziz Abu Musab, rejected the claim, and did not add any remark. In addition to that message, Shahada reported four attacks, one targeting Ethiopian Liyuu (Special) Police in Beledweyne, in Somalia's Hiran region, close to the Somalia-Ethiopia border, and two hitting AMISOM forces, and a fourth striking Somali soldiers.

Tuesday, 21 November 2017
IS Supporter Suggests Lone-Wolf Jihadists Strangle “Disbelievers”, Gives Illustrated Guide

An Islamic State (IS) supporter suggested lone-wolf jihadists strangle “disbelievers” if they are unable to use an explosive, gun, knife, or vehicle, and gave an illustrated guide for using a rope.

Tuesday, 21 November 2017
Pro-IS Media Group Continues Threats to Vatican and Italy, FIFA World Cup

The pro-Islamic State (IS) Wafa' Media Foundation continued to threaten attacks on the Vatican and Italian landmarks as well as the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, publishing posters about both targets.

Tuesday, 21 November 2017
Shabaab Claims Attack on Kenyan Police in Lamu County, Multiple Strikes on SNA in Mogadishu

The Somalia-based al-Qaeda (AQ) branch, the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, claimed an attack on police in Kenya's Lamu County, and took credit for multiple strikes on Somali National Army (SNA) forces in Mogadishu.

Monday, 20 November 2017
IS Supporters Distribute Call to Kill Young Son of U.S. President Donald Trump

Islamic State (IS) supporters distributed a call to kill Barron Trump, the 11-year-old son of U.S. President Donald Trump, providing the name and Google Map location of his school.

Monday, 20 November 2017
IS Reports Killing of 5 Russians, 58 Syrians in 8-Man Suicide Raid on Deir al-Zour Military Airbase in Naba 106 "Exclusive"

The Islamic State (IS) reported the killing of five Russian "experts" and 58 Syrian soldiers in an eight-man suicide raid on Deir al-Zour military airbase in a Naba 106 "exclusive".

Monday, 20 November 2017
IS Releases Video of Various Attacks in Diyala, Fighters Involved in May 2017 Raid on Kirkush Military Training Base

The Islamic State's (IS) Diyala Province released a video of various attacks against Iraqi soldiers and PMU, including footage of the fighters involved in the May 2017 raid on the Kirkush Military Training Base in Baladruz, and the beheading and gunshot executions of spies and "apostates".

Saturday, 18 November 2017
'Amaq Reports 1st IS Attack in Kashmir Valley with Killing of Police Officer in Srinagar

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency reported the first attack by the group in the Kashmir Valley, with the killing of a police officer and the wounding of another in the city of Srinagar.

Saturday, 18 November 2017
Afghan Taliban Claims Killing Four American Soldiers in Attacks in Herat and Nangarhar

The Afghan Taliban claimed killing four American soldiers, two of whom it identified as Special Forces, in two attacks in Herat and Nangarhar provinces of Afghanistan.

Saturday, 18 November 2017