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'Amaq Releases Video of IS Attack on Chechen Soldiers in Urus-Martan

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency released a video showing the April 22, 2019, ambush on Chechen soldiers in Urus-Martan district.

Saturday, 11 May 2019
'Amaq Video Reveals Perpetrators of Coordinated Attacks in Chechnya to be Children

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency released a video it said it received from the perpetrators of the suicide bombing and knife and vehicular attacks in Chechnya, revealed them to be children.

Tuesday, 21 August 2018
IS' Caucasus Province Gives Formal Communique for Coordinated Attacks on Chechen Police

The Islamic State's (IS) Caucasus Province gave a formal communique for the coordinated attacks on Chechen police in Grozny, Mesker-Yurt, and Shali involving a vehicular strike, stabbings, and a suicide bombing.

Tuesday, 21 August 2018
'Amaq Reports IS Responsibility for Attacks on Chechen Police in Grozny and Shali

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency reported that the group is responsible for separate attacks on Chechen police in Grozny and Shali.

Monday, 20 August 2018
IS Claims Attacks on Gas Pipeline in Tunisia, Police in Chechnya

The Islamic State (IS) claimed two attacks outside its usual areas of operations, bombing a gas pipeline in Tunisia and detonating an IED on policemen in Chechnya.

Monday, 04 June 2018
Pro-IS Group Promotes Grozny Attacker in Inciting for Lone-Wolf Operations

A pro-Islamic State (IS) group promoted the fighter who perpetrated the attack on police in the Chechen capital, Grozny, and his will inciting for lone-wolf operations.

Thursday, 22 March 2018
Chechen IS Suicide Bomber Urges Countrymen to Execute Lone-Wolf Attacks in Posthumous Video

The Islamic State (IS) media affiliate Furat Media released a posthumous video of a Chechen suicide bomber urging his fellow countrymen to execute lone-wolf attacks and operations similar to that which he will undertake.

Sunday, 11 June 2017
IS Claims 6-Man Suicide Raid on Russian National Guard Base in Chechnya

The Islamic State’s (IS) Caucasus Province claimed a six-man suicide raid on a Russian National Guard base in Chechnya, killing at least six security elements and wounding three others.

Friday, 24 March 2017
IS Video Shows Several Suicide Bombings in Ninawa Recorded by Drones, Execution of Spy by Drowning

Ninawa Province of the Islamic State (IS) released a video showing footage of several suicide bombings recorded by drones, and also the beheading of one spy and the drowning of another.

Tuesday, 03 January 2017
IS Provides Details of Grozny Operation in Naba 61, Promotes Attack in Italy by Anis Amri

The Islamic State (IS) provided details of the two-day, ten-man operation in the Chechen capital, Grozny, in the 61st issue of its al-Naba newspaper, and promoted the attack in Italy by Anis Amri as the “first to target Crusader security forces” in the country.

Thursday, 29 December 2016
IS Claims Two-Day Clash with Russian Security Forces in Downtown Grozny

Caucasus Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed killing and wounding a number of Russian security forces in a two-day clash in downtown Grozny.

Monday, 19 December 2016
Chechen Commander in Al Muhajirun Video Stresses Importance of Scholars in Battlefield for Uniting Ranks

Al Muhajirun, a group promoting itself as the “representative face” of foreign fighters from various jihadi factions in Syria, released a video from Muslim al-Shishani, commander of the Junud al-Sham Battalion in Syria, stressing the importance of scholars in the jihadi battlefield for uniting ranks.

Friday, 30 September 2016
IS' 'Amaq Reports Death of Umar al-Shishani Amidst Battles in Shirqat

'Amaq News Agency of the Islamic State (IS) reported that Umar al-Shishani (The Chechen), a top commander, was killed amidst battles in the Iraqi city of Shirqat.

Wednesday, 13 July 2016
AQAP Video “Guardians of Shariah” Explores Modern History of Jihad Against U.S., Allies

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) released a documentary-style video exploring the modern history of jihad against the U.S. and its allies in the region, and featuring for the first time in one of its productions, former Guantanamo detainee Ibrahim al-Qosi (AKA Khubaib al-Sudani).

Wednesday, 09 December 2015
Chechen Fighters in Lattakia Claim War Spoils from Fled Russian Forces

A commander with Ajnad Kavakaz, a Chechen-comprised jihadist group in Syria, claimed that he and fellow fighters confronted and scared off Russian forces in Lattakia, after which they claimed war spoils left behind.

Friday, 06 November 2015
IS Releases Audio of Fighters in the Caucasus Pledging to Baghdadi

The Islamic State (IS) released an audio from a Russian-speaking representative of fighters in Chechnya, Dagestan, Ingushetia, and KBK in the Caucasus pledging to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

Sunday, 21 June 2015
Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC) Commander Pledges Allegiance to IS

Emir Khamzat, a local commander for the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC), pledged allegiance to Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi on behalf of what he called the “Province of Nokchicho [Chechnya].”

Tuesday, 16 June 2015
IS Claims Suicide Bombing by Chechen Fighter in Salah al-Din, Downing Helicopter in Diyala

The Islamic State (IS) claimed a suicide bombing by a Chechen fighter in Iraq's Salah al-Din province, and the downing of an Iraqi army helicopter in Diyala.

Thursday, 19 February 2015
AQAP and al-Nusra Front Shariah Officials Sign Joint Statement on IS-Related Conflict in the Caucasus

Shariah officials from al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) and al-Qaeda's branch in Syria, the al-Nusra Front, and several jihadi ideologies, signed a joint statement on a conflict in the Caucasus involving pledges to the Islamic State (IS).

Wednesday, 28 January 2015
Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus Claims Suicide Raid in Chechen Capital

The Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC) claimed credit for the attack in the Chechen capital, Grozny, calling it a suicide raid and an act of revenge for the oppression of Muslim women by Russian “minions”.

Thursday, 04 December 2014
Jihadist Creates HTML5 Games Promoting IS, Revenge for Operation in Oued Ellil, Tunisia

A jihadist who previously created HTML5 games promoting jihad in Chechnya, Gaza, Iraq, Mali, Syria, and Tunisia, made two new games supporting the Islamic State (IS) and women who were killed in an anti-terrorist operation in October 2014 Oued Ellil, a suburb of the Tunisian capital.

Tuesday, 11 November 2014
Picture of IS Fighters and Officials Portrays Multi-National Makeup of Group

A jihadist posted a picture on Twitter showing a gathering of Islamic State (IS) officials and pointed out the multi-national makeup of the group.

Thursday, 23 October 2014
AQAP Gives Condolences for Death of Former IEC Leader Doku Umarov

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) offered its condolences to Muslims in the Caucasus for the death of Doku Umarov, the former leader of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC).

Monday, 23 June 2014
TIP Leader Expresses Solidarity with Chechen Fighters Over Umarov Death

Abdullah Mansour, the leader of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP), gave condolences for the death of former Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC) leader Doku Umarov and expressed solidarity with Chechen fighters.

Thursday, 01 May 2014
Syria-Focused Jihadi Website Profiles Former Arsenal Football Player, Chechen Boxing Champ

A Russian jihadi website focused on the Syrian Jihad profiled two former athletes-turned fighters, one an alleged football player for the Arsenal Football Club, and the other a Chechen boxing champion, and released two videos of the footballer urging Muslims to come to Syria for jihad.

Thursday, 03 April 2014
Chechen ISIL Commander Gives Eulogy for Former IEC Leader Doku Umarov

Omar al-Shishani, a Chechen commander in the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), gave a eulogy for Doku Umarov, the former leader of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC).

Thursday, 27 March 2014
Chechen ISIL Commander Speaks on “Conspiracy” Against Group in Part Two of Series

The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) released the second part in a video series featuring a Chechen commander in the group, Abu Jihad al-Shishani, discussing a "conspiracy" against the ISIL by jihadi factions and scholars in Syria.

Wednesday, 26 March 2014
Chechen ISIL Commander Speaks on "Conspiracy" Against Group

The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) released a video featuring a discussion by a Chechen commander in the group, Abu Jihad al-Shishani, concerning a "conspiracy" against the ISIL by jihadi factions in Syria.

Monday, 03 March 2014
Video Shows Raid on Aleppo Central Prison, Moment of Death of Chechen Commander

UsuduSham, a Chechen jihadi group that operated under now-deceased al-Nusra Front commander Saifullah al-Shishani, released a video showing scenes from the raid on Aleppo Central Prison, including the moment of Saifullah's death.

Monday, 17 February 2014
Jihadist Suggests Using Decoys to Distract Enemy, Exhaust Ammunition

A jihadist suggested that fighters use decoys made to look like them to distract the enemy and make it exhaust their ammunition on bogus targets.

Friday, 14 February 2014
AQIM Eulogizes IEC Leader Doku Umarov, Praises Chechen Fighters

Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) issued a eulogy for Doku Umarov, the leader of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC), lauding him as an example in jihad, and championed the cause of Chechen fighters.

Monday, 10 February 2014
Al-Nusra Front, Muhajireen Army Officials Mourn Slain Chechen Commander

The leader of the al-Qaeda-affiliated al-Nusra Front and a Shariah official in the Army of Emigrants and Supporters [Jeish al-Muhajireen wal Ansar] each gave a eulogy for Saifullah al-Shishani, a Chechen commander who was killed while storming Aleppo Central Prison.

Monday, 10 February 2014
Dagestani Group Reports Attack on Casino in Makhachkala

Wilayat Dagestan, the Dagestani media branch of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC), reported that fighters detonated an explosive device and threw grenades at the Golden Empire casino in the capital city of Makhachkala.

Monday, 27 January 2014
Jihadists React to Reports that IEC Leader Doku Umarov has Died

Jihadists reacted to reports that Doku Umarov (AKA Abu Uthman), the leader of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC), has died, with some praising him as a "martyr" and others requesting confirmation.

Monday, 20 January 2014
Jihadist Creates HTML5 Game Promoting Jihad in Syria

A jihadist who previously created HTML5 games supporting Muslims in Chechnya, Gaza, Iraq, Mali and Tunisia, made a new game promoting jihad in Syria to "deter the aggression of the Persian Iranians".

Friday, 10 January 2014
Jihadist Asks Forum Members Why They Don't Join the Battlefields

A jihadist asked fellow forum members why they do not physically participate in jihad, especially at this time when there are many active, open battlefields, including Afghanistan, Chechnya, Iraq, Mali, Somalia, Syria, and "Tunisia soon".

Friday, 25 October 2013
Jihadist Creates New HTML5 Games to Support Female Prisoners

A jihadist who previously created HTML5 games supporting Muslims in Chechnya, Gaza, Iraq, Mali and Tunisia, made two new ones, both of which focus on freeing female prisoners.

Friday, 04 October 2013
IEC Leader Doku Umarov Calls Fighters to Prevent 2014 Sochi Olympics

Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC) leader Doku Umarov called upon fighters all over Russia and its surroundings to prevent the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Wednesday, 03 July 2013
Jihadist Calls to Unite and "Remove Borders" on May 15

A jihadist rallied fellow al-Qaeda supporters to designate the day of May 15, 2013, as the day they unite and participate in jihad to "remove borders".

Monday, 22 April 2013
Caucasus Emirate Division Comments on Alleged Role in Boston Bombings

“Vilayat Dagestan,” one of the branches of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC), issued a statement regarding the April 15, 2013, Boston bombings and the speculation in the American media that one of the suspects, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, is affiliated with the group.

Sunday, 21 April 2013
Boston Bombing Suspects Identified as Chechen Brothers

US officials have identified the suspects in the April 15, 2013, Boston bombings as Chechen brothers Djohar (Dzhokhar) and Tamerlan Tsarnaev, both of whom have a presence on social networking websites.

Friday, 19 April 2013
Jihadist Creates Games for Support to Chechnya, Gaza, Iraq, Mali, Tunisia

A jihadist created HTML5 games supporting Muslims in Chechnya, Gaza, Iraq, Mali, and Tunisia, enabling players to become fighters to protect homes, rescue prisoners, and blow up enemy aircraft.

Wednesday, 13 March 2013
German Jihadist Urges Support for Chechen Jihad

Millatu-Ibrahim member Denis Mamdou Cuspert (AKA Abu Talha al-Almani) released a chant through the Global Islamic Media Front (GIMF) promoting the jihad in Chechnya and urging support for it by active participation or financial donation.

Friday, 28 December 2012
Al-Nusra Front Claims Suicide Bombing at Hospital, Raid with Chechens

The al-Nusra Front claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing inside a French hospital in Aleppo, Syria, and reported a joint operation with Chechen fighters against a Syrian Air Defense brigade.

Wednesday, 21 November 2012
IEC Leader Doku Umarov Addresses Syrian Fighters about Jihad

Doku Umarov AKA Abu Uthman, the leader of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus, addressed a video message to the fighters in Syria, urging that they do jihad to remove Bashar al-Assad and more importantly, implement Shariah-based governance.

Friday, 16 November 2012
TIP Official Praises Chechen Fighters, Gives Advice

The Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) released a video of one of its officials, Abdul Aziz, praising Chechen fighters and Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC) leader Doku Umarov, and giving them advice.

Monday, 12 November 2012

Pro-IS Channels Warn of Migrant Fighters Being Killed in Idlib, Claim Fleeing to IS “Best Option”

Aug 07, 2017
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Pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram channels warned of dangers posted to migrant fighters…

Pro-IS Telegram Channel Calls Western Muslims to Kashmir, Characterizing Westerners as Having Intense “Love for Jihad”

Jul 31, 2017
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A pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram channel called for Westerners to migrate to Kashmir,…

American Suicide Bomber Active On Social Networking Site

Jun 01, 2014
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Moner Mohammad Abu-Salha, named as the American suicide bomber "Abu Hurayra al-Amriki"…

British Jihadis in Syria Use Kik Messenger For Recruitment, Transport of Foreign Fighters

Jan 09, 2014
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Purported English-speaking jihadi recruiters and foreign fighters in Syria have adopted…

Bomber in Embassy Attack in Beirut Discussed Martyrdom, Promoted al-Qaeda Propaganda on Facebook

Nov 22, 2013
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Mouin Adnan Abu Dahir, one of the two suspects in the November 19, 2013, double suicide…

Syrian Faction Uses Facebook, Skype to Recruit Fighters

Nov 15, 2013
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The Jund al-Haq (Soldiers of Truth) Brigades, a Syrian militant faction, advertised for…

Facebook Page Reports on Death of Alleged Bulgarian Jihadist In Pakistan

Oct 02, 2013
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A Facebook page dedicated to jihadist fighting uploaded a September 29, 2013 image of a…

Social Network Jihad: Madad News Agency on Facebook

Apr 20, 2012
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Madad News Agency, a jihadist media group that reports from Yemen and acts as an…