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AQIS Releases Video Dedicated to Deceased Fighter Muhammad Ilyas Soomro

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) released a video dedicated to deceased fighter Muhammad Ilyas Soomro (AKA Haji Aref).

Friday, 15 June 2018
TTP Likens Incident in Wana to Srebrenica Massacre, Vows to Avenge Slain Civilians

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) likened civilian deaths in clashes involving the Pashtun Protection Movement (PTM) in Wana, South Waziristan, to the massacre of Bosniaks in Srebrenica, and vowed to avenge the slain.

Wednesday, 06 June 2018
On Same Day as Kabul Suicide Bombing, IS' Khorasan province Claims Suicide Raid in Neighboring Pakistan

On the same day it claimed credit for a suicide bombing on a meeting of scholars in the capital of Afghanistan, Kabul, the IS' Khorasan province took responsibility for a two-man suicide raid in neighboring Pakistan.

Monday, 04 June 2018
TTP Publishes Photos of Fighter Training at Mehdi Alaih Rizwan Camp

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) published a set of photos from its Mehdi Alaih Rizwan camp showing fighters training with firearms and exercising.

Thursday, 31 May 2018
IS’ Khorasan Province Claims Killing and Wounding 9 Christians in Quetta

The Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province claimed killing and wounding 9 Christians in the Pakistani city of Quetta.

Sunday, 15 April 2018
Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind Publishes 1st Issue of "Nasr Bulletin," Identifies Slain Militant as One of its Own

The Kashmir-based Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind (AGH) published the first issue of its "Nasr Bulletin," eulogizing in it one of three recently slain militants that an Islamic State (IS)-pledged group had claimed as its own.

Tuesday, 13 March 2018
IS' Khorasan Province Photographs its Distributing Gifts to Orphaned Children

The Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province published photos of its "Care of the Vulnerable" body distributing gifts to orphaned boys and girls.

Wednesday, 07 March 2018
IS' Khorasan Province Claims Burning Bus Transporting Shi'ites in Quetta

The Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province claimed burning a bus transporting Shi'ite pilgrims in the city of Quetta in western Pakistan.

Tuesday, 27 February 2018
AQIS Fighter Urges Bangladeshi Jihadists not to Back "Apostate Armies," Cites Story of Pakistani Army

A Bangladeshi al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) fighter directed a message to his fellow countrymen, citing the establishment and actions of the Pakistani army to urge they not back "apostate armies" and embrace only those groups that adopt jihad and seek Shariah-based governance.

Monday, 15 January 2018
TTP Claims Suicide Bombing on Pakistani Police Truck in Quetta

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed credit for the suicide bombing on a police truck in Quetta, the provincial capital of Balochistan, Pakistan.

Wednesday, 10 January 2018
TTP Argues Trump "Foolishly" Believes Pakistan Gives Haven to Terrorists

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) issued a statement remarking on U.S. President Donald Trump's New Year's Day tweet about Pakistan double-crossing America and giving haven to terrorists in neighboring Afghanistan while collecting aid, calling it "foolishness".

Tuesday, 09 January 2018
Pro-IS Group Urges Kashmiri Protestors Use Bullets Not Stones, Publishes Articles on Pakistani Influence over Militants

A Kashmir-centric pro-Islamic State (IS) media group urged protestors in the territory to use bullets and stones, and published an article on Pakistani influence in the Kashmir Jihad.

The media group, al-Qaraar, distributed a poster on January 3, 2018, displaying two scenes of protests, including one in Srinagar, with English text reading: "Gun, Bullets, Bombs & Ambushes / No Stones, No Protests". One day prior, it released an English article written by "Abu Rawaha al-Hindi" entitled "Realities of Jihad in Kashmir and Role of Pakistani Agencies," arguing that Pakistan exerts influence over existing militant groups in Kashmir and uses them for its own benefit against India, and warning that the territory will eventually be treated like Afghanistan, exposed to U.S. airstrikes.

Friday, 05 January 2018
TTP Claims 83 Attacks in 2017, Killing 447 Pakistani Soldiers and Wounding 431

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) published a report on its operations in 2017, featuring an infographic at the end giving statistics of 83 operations in which 447 Pakistani soldiers were killed and 431 others were wounded.

Tuesday, 02 January 2018
TTP Announces Death of Senior Leader by Pakistani Intelligence

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) announced a senior leader in its ranks, "Ahmad, was killed by the Pakistani Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI).

Monday, 01 January 2018
TTP Video Shows Training Exercises of "Islamic Sniper Group"

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) released a video featuring scenes from a training camp for its "Islamic Sniper Group". 

Wednesday, 27 December 2017
AQIS Spokesman Insists Expanding War Against India a "Must" to Defend Kashmir in 2nd Episode in Interview Series

 

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) spokesman Usama Mahmoud focused on Kashmir in the second episode of an interview series, wherein he insisted thar expanding the war against India to cover the entire region is a "must," and declared that "the Indian army and Hindu government’s peaceful world should be made a war zone".

Monday, 25 December 2017
IS-Pledged Kashmiri Group Calls Fighters and Muslims in Region to Join "Caliphate" in Video

The Kashmir-centric pro-Islamic State (IS) media unit al-Qaraar released a video of a Kashmiri fighter calling on fellow fighters and Muslims in the region to pledge allegiance to the IS and join its alleged caliphate.

Monday, 25 December 2017
IS' Khorasan Province Claims Killing, Wounding 50 in Suicide Attack at Quetta Church

Shortly after the Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency reported the group's responsibility for the suicide attack at the Bethel Memorial Methodist Church in the Pakistani city of Quetta, its Khorasan Province issued a formal communique for the operation.

Sunday, 17 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
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
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
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
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
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 Claims Through 'Amaq the Assassination of a Pakistani Consulate Employee in Afghanistan

The Islamic State (IS) claimed through its 'Amaq News Agency the assassination of a Pakistani consulate employee in Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan.

Tuesday, 07 November 2017
TTP Publishes Second Issue of English Jihadi Magazine for Women

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan's (TTP) Umar Media published the second issue of its English magazine for women, "Sunnat E Khaula," continuing the series from its first issue with the next installment of an interview with the wife of the group's leader, Fazlullah Khorasani, and another piece written from the perspective of a 6-year-old boy.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017
IS Claims Killing, Wounding Over 70 Shi'ites in Suicide Bombing at Shrine in Balochistan

The Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province claimed killing and wounding over 70 Shi'ites in a suicide bombing at their shrine in Balochistan, Pakistan.

Thursday, 05 October 2017
Al-Qaeda Leader Zawahiri Rallies Fighters in AQ Branches, Urges North African Branch “Teach the French a Lesson”

Al-Qaeda (AQ) leader Ayman al-Zawahiri rallied fighters in the group’s branches in the Indian Subcontinent, North Africa, Somalia, and Yemen, and to those in the Mali area, called to “teach the French a lesson”.

Saturday, 16 September 2017
TTP Video Shows Training of “Special Task Force” (STF) Fighters

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) released a video showing training at a camp for its “Special Task Force” (STF) fighters.

Monday, 11 September 2017
English-Speaking IS Fighter in Khorasan Province Video Notes Presence of Indians and Russians in its Ranks

The Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province, which spans Afghanistan and Pakistan, released a video showing Eid al-Adha festivities, featuring an English-speaking fighter noting the presence of Indians, Russians, and Tajiks in their ranks.

Wednesday, 06 September 2017
On Pakistan’s 70th Anniversary, TTP Jamat-ul-Ahrar Calls Pakistanis to Pursue True Independence and Join Group

On the occasion of Pakistan’s 70th anniversary, the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar argued that the country had not truly realized its independence and urged Muslims to join it and pursue Shariah-based governance.

In an English statement posted on Telegram on August 14, 2017, the group explained that the “true meaning” of the country’s foundation is monotheism, but its leaders diverted from that, being preoccupied with corruption. It stated: “Score of politicians played with emotions of innocent people in the name of liberty and freedom. So-called religious leaders bet on the Sharia in the country. At the end of painstaking seventy years of journey, it has been realized that the paths they are following and stressing to lead us upon would never end in true destination.” To correct the path, declared that the people must embrace martyrdom and fighting “in the cause of Allah”.

Monday, 14 August 2017
IS’ Khorasan Province Claims Killing 17 Pakistani Soldiers, Wounding 35 Others in Quetta Suicide Bombing

The Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province claimed killing 17 Pakistani soldiers and wounding 35 others in a suicide bombing near the Pishin Stop in Quetta, the capital of Balochistan, Pakistan.

Saturday, 12 August 2017
TTP Publishes First Issue of English Jihadi Magazine for Women

Coming amidst its recent propaganda aimed at women, Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) published the first issue of an English jihadi magazine for female Muslims, featuring an interview with the wife of the group’s leader, Fazlullah Khorasani, and a piece written from the perspective of a 6-year-old boy.

Tuesday, 01 August 2017
Ansar al-Shariah Pakistan Claims Bombing Army Patrol in Rajgal Valley, Derides Operation Khyber IV

Ansar al-Shariah Pakistan (ASP) claimed its first attack in the country’s tribal region since its founding, bombing a Pakistani army patrol in Rajgal Valley, and derided the military campaign “Operation Kyber IV”.

Monday, 24 July 2017
TTP Jamat-ul-Ahrar Claims Killing Pakistani Soldiers in Bajaur with Poisoned Water

The Tehrik-e-Taliban (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar claimed killing a “score” of Pakistani soldiers in Bajaur Agency with poisoned water.

Saturday, 22 July 2017
TTP Jamat-ul-Ahrar Denies Link to IS, Criticizes UN Security Council Designation

The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar denied any link to the Islamic State (IS) and being based in its controlled areas.

Tuesday, 18 July 2017
Ansar al-Shariah Pakistan Publishes “General Guidelines for Public,” Claims Rocket Strike on FC Camp in Mastung

Ansar al-Shariah Pakistan (ASP) published a document it titled “General Guidelines for Public,” outlining rules civilians should heed to avoid exposing themselves to harm during fighter attacks on military targets.

Saturday, 08 July 2017
AQIS Video Shows July 2015 Suicide Bombing at Pakistani Military Post in D.I. Khan

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) released a video focusing on a suicide bombing on a Pakistani military center in Daraban tehsil in Dera Ismail Khan.

Sunday, 02 July 2017
TTP Urges Women to Take to Battlefield in First Part of New Series on “Sisters” in Jihad

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) urged women to physically participate in fighting in the first part of a new series on “sisters” in jihad.

Wednesday, 28 June 2017
IS Media Affiliate Releases Video of Children and Adults Executing Alleged Taliban Spies, Afghan Soldiers

The Islamic State (IS)-affiliated Furat Media released a video of children and adult fighters in the group’s Khorasan Province executing spies for the Afghan and Pakistani Taliban movements and Afghan soldiers.

Monday, 26 June 2017
“Ansar al-Shariah Pakistan” Claims Attacks in Bahadurabad, Karachi, and Mastung in “Elimination of Apostasy” Campaign

“Ansar al-Shariah Pakistan” (ASP), which purports to have defectors from the Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province among its membership, claimed five attacks on Pakistani security forces in Bahadurabad, Karachi, and Mastung in a campaign it dubbed “Elimination of Apostasy”.

Monday, 26 June 2017
AQIS Publishes its “Code of Conduct,” Declares U.S. Citizens and Interests in Pakistan its “Foremost Priority”

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), the AQ branch for Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan, and as it just revealed, Afghanistan and Burma (Myanmar), released its “Code of Conduct,” wherein it declared that Americans and U.S. interests in Pakistan are its “foremost priority”.

Sunday, 25 June 2017
IS' Khorasan Province and TTP Jamat-ul-Ahrar Each Claim Bombing in Quetta

The Islamic State's (IS Khorasan Province and the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar each claimed credit for a bombing in Quetta on Pakistani police, with the individual groups providing differing details.

Friday, 23 June 2017
Alleged IS Defectors Establish “Ansar al-Shariah Pakistan,” Explain Reasons for Joining and Then Leaving IS

A group calling itself “Ansar al-Shariah Pakistan” (ASP), which purports to have defectors from the Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province among its membership, announced its establishment, and explained the reasons for those fighters joining and then leaving the IS.

Friday, 16 June 2017
‘Amaq Reports IS Fighters Killed Two Chinese Nationals Held in Balochistan

The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported that group fighters killed two Chinese nationals who were being held in Balochistan province of Pakistan.

Thursday, 08 June 2017
TTP Claims Two Attacks on Pakistan Army in Revenge for Commander Killed in Drone Strike

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed two attacks on Pakistan soldiers in North Waziristan in revenge for a commander and a fighter killed in a drone strike two days prior.

Friday, 26 May 2017
TTP Offshoot Publishes Message Attributed to American Fighter Threatening Pakistani Soldiers

The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar published an English message attributed to an American fighter threatening Pakistani soldiers and promoting the success of the group’s “Operation Ghazi”.

Thursday, 25 May 2017
Lashkar E-Jhangvi al-Alami Claims Attacks in Quetta, Tribal Region of Pakistan

Lashkar E-Jhangvi al-Alami, a Sunni militant group based in Pakistan, claimed credit for attacks in the Pakistani city of Quetta and the country’s northwest tribal region.

Sunday, 14 May 2017
IS Claims Killing and Wounding over 70 in Suicide Bombing on Pakistan Senate Deputy Chairman’s Convoy

The Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province claimed killing and wounding over 70 in a suicide bombing targeting a convoy of Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, the deputy chairman of the Pakistan Senate, near Quetta.

Friday, 12 May 2017
‘Amaq Reports IS’ Responsibility for Suicide Bombing on Convoy of Pakistan Senate Deputy

Through its ‘Amaq News Agency, the Islamic State (IS) claimed credit for the assassination attempt on Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, the deputy chairman of the Pakistan Senate, in a suicide bombing on his convoy.

Friday, 12 May 2017
IS’ ‘Amaq Reports Assassination of Official in Khanpur, Pakistan

The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported the assassination of an official in Khanpur, Pakistan.

Wednesday, 03 May 2017
IS’ Khorasan Province Claims Killing 8 American Soldiers in Suicide Bombing Near U.S. Embassy in Kabul

The Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province claimed credit for the suicide bombing near the U.S. Embassy in the Afghan capital, Kabul, and reported the killing of eight American soldiers and a number of Afghan troops.

Wednesday, 03 May 2017
TTP JUA Releases Monthly Military Operations Report Claiming 24 Attacks in April 2017

The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar published a monthly report of its claimed military operations for the month of April 2017, claiming 24 attacks on Pakistan Forces, and asserting it “is successfully accomplishing the goals” of its “Operation Ghazi.”

Tuesday, 02 May 2017
TTP Claims Attack by 120 Fighters on Pakistan Army Camp in Shawal in Revenge for U.S. Drone Strike

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed an attack by 120 fighters on a Pakistan Army camp in North Waziristan, in revenge for a U.S. drone strike on a position held by a TTP commander, Akhtar Muhammad Khaleel.

Tuesday, 02 May 2017
TTP and its Offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar Each Reject Claims by Former Spokesman of Links to Afghan and Indian Intelligence

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and its offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar each rejected claims by their former spokesman, Ehsanullah Ehsan, that they have links to the Afghan and Indian intelligence agencies, NDS and RAW.

Thursday, 27 April 2017
IS’ Khorasan Province and TTP Jamat-ul-Ahrar Each Claim Bombings in Kurram Tribal Agency

Both the Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province and the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar claimed credit for a bombing Shi’ites in Kurram Tribal Agency in northwestern Pakistan.

Tuesday, 25 April 2017
TTP Jamat-ul-Ahrar Claims Ehsansullah Ehsan was Arrested by ISI, Did Not Surrender to Security Forces

The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar claimed that the head of its Central Media Commission, Ehsanullah Ehsan, did not surrender to Pakistani security forces, but was arrested through “ISI agents” and turned over to the army.

Thursday, 20 April 2017
TTP Claims Poisoning Pakistani Security Personnel in Bajaur

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed that its fighters poisoned the water supply of Pakistani security personnel in three posts in the Charmang subdistrict of Bajaur Agency, killing dozens and harming others.

Wednesday, 19 April 2017
TTP Calls on Muslims to “Drive Out” “Un-Islamic” Government, Specifying UN, and Endorsing Suicide Operations

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) released a statement calling on Muslims to drive out the “un-Islamic” system of government, legitimizing suicide operations in order to do so, and labeling the United Nations as the leader in “an evil grand war on the Islamic world.”

Monday, 17 April 2017
TTP Leader Calls on Fighters to Kill Blasphemers of Prophet Muhammad

Tehrik-e-Talibban Pakistan (TTP) released a video from its leader, Fazlullah Khorasani, declaring that the group has nearly uprooted all “cracks” within its structure by the Pakistani intelligence, and calling on fighters to kill blasphemers of the Prophet Muhammad.

Wednesday, 12 April 2017
TTP Claims Destroying Sunrise School in Qamber Khel Due to its “Spreading Obscenity”

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed credit for destroying the Sunrise School in Qamber Khel in Pakistan’s Khyber Agency due to its being used as a “base of obscenity”.

Sunday, 09 April 2017
TTP Claims Suicide Bombing on Pakistani Soldiers in Lahore

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed credit for the suicide bombing that struck Pakistani soldiers escorting census workers in Lahore.

Wednesday, 05 April 2017
TTP Mourns Death of Fighters and Commander Killed in U.S. Drone Strikes

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) mourned the death of fighters and a commander killed in recent U.S. drone strikes, including one who was the mastermind of the October 2009 attack on the Pakistan GHQ in Rawalpindi.

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
TTP Claims Credit for Killing Army Captain in Swabi

Khyber-Paktunkhwa province on March 7, 2017, in which the group killed a Pakistan Army captain and a soldier.

Thursday, 09 March 2017
TTP Gives Eulogy for Explosives Expert Involved in Failed May 2010 Times Square Attack

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) gave a eulogy for Aamir Ali Chaudhry (AKA Huzaifa, Arsalan), an explosives expert who both the U.S. and UN sanctioned in 2012 for his role in the group and his association with al-Qaeda (AQ).

Tuesday, 07 March 2017
IS Claims Killing Afghan, Pakistani Intelligence Officials

The Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province claimed killing two “intelligence” officials from the Afghan and Pakistani governments.

Sunday, 05 March 2017
AQIS Releases Video on September 2012 Peshawar Suicide Bombing on U.S. Consulate Vehicle

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) released a video on the September 3, 2012, suicide bombing on a U.S. Consulate vehicle in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar.

Sunday, 26 February 2017
TTP Jamat-ul-Ahrar Claims Two-Man Suicide Raid on Charsadda Court

The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar claimed credit for the suicide raid at a court in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Charsadda district.

Tuesday, 21 February 2017
TTP Identifies its Leader’s Son as Suicide Bomber in Bannu Operation

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) identified a son of its leader, Fazlullah Khorasani, as one of the two suicide bombers involved in the February 7, 2017, attack at Police Station Mardan in Bannu.

Monday, 20 February 2017
IS’ Khorasan Province Claims Killing 100 in Suicide Bombing at Sufi Shrine in Sindh

The Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province claimed killing at least 100 “polytheists” and wounding hundreds of others in a suicide bombing at a Sufi shrine in Sindh, Pakistan.

Thursday, 16 February 2017
TTP Claims Suicide Bombing on Judges in Peshawar, Attack on Samaa TV Van in Karachi

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed credit for a suicide bombing on a van carrying judges in Peshawar, and an attack on a Samaa TV van in Karachi, as well as executing a spy, the video of which it said is forthcoming.

Thursday, 16 February 2017
TTP Jamat-ul-Ahrar Claims Double Suicide Bombing on Political Office in Mohmand, Dismisses Criticism of Lahore Attack

Within its newly-declared military campaign, “Operation Ghazi,” the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar claimed a double suicide bombing on a political office in Mohmand Agency and vowed to “crush the apostates”.

Wednesday, 15 February 2017
IS’ Khorasan Province Claims Retaking Control Over Two Areas in Nangarhar, Bombing Explosive Experts in Balochistan

The Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province claimed attacks in both Afghanistan and Pakistan in a single communique, stating that fighters clashed with Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers in Nangarhar, and bombed explosive experts in Balochistan.

Tuesday, 14 February 2017
TTP Jamat-ul-Ahrar Outlines Targets for New Military Campaign in Video, Claims Lahore Suicide Bombing

The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar outlined targets for its new military campaign dubbed “Operation Ghazi” in a video release, and in two subsequent communiques, claimed credit for a suicide bombing in Lahore and raid on Pakistan Army posts in Mohmand.

Monday, 13 February 2017
TTP Claims Suicide Bombing at Bannu Police Station as First Op Following Merger of Mehsud Division

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed credit for the suicide bombing at Police Station Mandan in Bannu, and declared the operation to be the first after its recent merger with fighters from the Mehsud division.

Tuesday, 07 February 2017
TTP Announces Return of Mehsud Division to its Ranks After Defection

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) announced that the Mehsud division, under the command of Khalid Mehsud, has returned to its ranks, after it had defected from the group due to the actions and politics of “rogue elements” within.

Friday, 03 February 2017
TTP Video Shows “Special Task Force” Training at Mehdi Alaih Rezwan Camp

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) released a video showing the training of fighters in its “Special Task Force” at the Mehdi Alaih Rizwan Camp.

Friday, 20 January 2017
Alleged IS Resident Details Her Migration from England to Syria

An alleged jihadi migrant, self-implied as living under the Islamic State (IS), has described her and her husband’s journey from England to Syria in an ongoing series of entries on Telegram.

Monday, 16 January 2017
TTP Publishes Report on Operations in 2016, Claims 260 Killed

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) published a report on its operations in 2016, listing the date, location, target, numbers killed and injured, and the brigade responsible.

Wednesday, 11 January 2017
‘Amaq Reports IS Fighters Killing 5 Shi’ites in Shooting in Quetta

The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported that five Shi’ites were killed in a shooting in the Pakistani city of Quetta.

Friday, 06 January 2017
IS' 'Amaq Reports Suicide Bombing on Police in Pakistan's Punjab Province

The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported that an IS suicide bomber struck Pakistani police in Rahim Yar Khan district in Pakistan’s Punjab province.

Saturday, 31 December 2016
Afghan Taliban Invites Private Electric Companies to Contact its "Power Distribution" Department, Rejects NY Times Report

The Afghan Taliban invited private electricity companies to contact its "Department for Power Distribution" to facilitate their work, and rejected a report published in The New York Times about a Norwegian diplomat conversing with and meeting Mullah Muhammad Omar.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016
TTP Publishes Letter from Female Jihadist Sympathizing with Plight of Syrian Women

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) published a letter from a female jihadist sympathizing with the plight of women in Syria and assured that fighters are coming to help them.

Tuesday, 27 December 2016
TTP “School Students” Reenact Rendition of Aafia Siddique to U.S., Pakistan Army Actions in Video

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) released a video of little boys and girls it called its “school students” reenacting events such as the rendition of Dr. Aafia Siddique to the United States and the Pakistan Army’s raid on the Red Mosque and Jamia Hafsa.

Sunday, 25 December 2016
TTP Video Focuses on Operations in Balochistan in Revenge for "Brutalities"

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) released a video focusing on its operations in Pakistan's Balochistan province, including the February 2016 suicide bombing on Frontier Corps forces in Quetta, in revenge for "brutalities" against the people.

Tuesday, 20 December 2016
TTP Publishes Essay Charging Pakistani ISI with Infiltrating Kashmiri Jihadi Organizations

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) published a four-part essay charging the Pakistani Inter-Services Intelligence agency with infiltrating Kashmir-focused jihadi organizations, and urging fighters to turn to the “original fronts,” Afghanistan and Waziristan.

Friday, 09 December 2016
“Khurasani” Fighters in Syria Offer Migration Assistance, Solicit Donations on Telegram Channel

A Telegram channel run by fighters in Syria from the Afghanistan-Pakistan region has offered private migration advice and solicited financial donations.

Monday, 28 November 2016
TTP Claims 119 Killed in 6 Month Period in First Issue of Magazine

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) published the first issue of its magazine, and in it, featured statistics of enemies killed in operations between June and November, 2016, giving a total of 119.

Friday, 25 November 2016
TTP Claims 119 Killed in 6 Month Period in First Issue of Magazine

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) published the first issue of its magazine, and in it, featured statistics of enemies killed in operations between June and November, 2016, giving a total of 119.

Friday, 25 November 2016
IS’ Khorasan Province Claims Killing Policeman, Three Border Guards in Quetta

Khorasan Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed killing a policeman and three border guards in an attack in the Pakistani city of Quetta.

Sunday, 20 November 2016
IS Claims Suicide Operations Killing, Wounding 130 Shi’ites in Balochistan

Khorasan Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed killing and wounding 130 Shi’ites in a suicide operation in the Hub region of Balochistan, Pakistan.

Saturday, 12 November 2016
TTP Claims Attack with 40 Fighters on Military Camp in Kurram, Publishes Photos of War Spoils

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed an attack with 40 fighters on a Pakistani military camp in Kurram Agency, and published photos of the weapons and gear it captured as war spoils.

Thursday, 03 November 2016
TTP’s Umar Radio Launches English Service

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) launched an English version of its “Umar Radio,” an internet-based daily audio stream.

Sunday, 30 October 2016
IS' Khorasan Province Claims Killing 60 in Three-Man Suicide Raid at Police Training Center in Quetta

Khorasan Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed killing 60 and wounding nearly 120 Pakistani police in a three-man suicide raid at a training center in Quetta, Pakistan.

Tuesday, 25 October 2016
IS and TTP Give Competing Claims of Responsibility for Intel Officer Assassination

The Islamic State (IS) and Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) issued competing claims of responsibility for the killing of a Pakistani intelligence officer in Peshawar.

Monday, 24 October 2016
TTP Jamat-ul-Ahrar Spokesman Answers Press Questions Re: Relationship with TTP and IS, Attacks on Schools and Mosques

The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan offshoot Jamat-ul-Ahrar published responses from its spokesman, Ehsanullah Ehsan, to press inquiries regarding its relationship with TTP and the IS, and its attacks on schools and mosques.

Saturday, 15 October 2016
Jihadi Telegram Channel Calls for Lone-Wolf Attacks in the Indian Subcontinent

A jihadi Telegram channel incited for lone-wolf attacks during “sensitive moments” in politics, suggesting the use of improvised explosive devices (IED) in “simple operations.”

Friday, 30 September 2016
TTP Member Claims Government Negotiations a Ruse to Justify North Waziristan Military Campaign

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) published an essay from a member claiming that the Pakistani government used negotiations as a ruse to justify Operation Zarb-e-Azb, the Pakistani military campaign against jihadi groups in North Waziristan.

Friday, 23 September 2016