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Pro-IS Group Calls to Poison “Crusaders” in Western Countries

After calling on lone wolves in Western countries to execute knife and vehicular attacks in Western countries, the pro-Islamic State (IS) Nashir News Agency urged them to poison “Crusaders”.

Sunday, 25 June 2017
Hamza bin Laden Gives Advice to Lone Wolf Attackers in the West, Suggests Targets

Hamza bin Laden, a son of former al-Qaeda (AQ) leader Usama bin Laden, provided advice for lone wolf attackers in the West in an audio speech.

Saturday, 13 May 2017
IS’ ‘Amaq Reports Attack on Ingushetia Police Checkpoint Carried Out by “Fighters from the Islamic State”

The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported that “fighters from the Islamic State” attacked a police checkpoint Russia's North Caucasus Republic of Ingushetia.

Friday, 12 May 2017
IS Releases Russian-Language Video from Furat Media Showing Beheading of Russian Colonel

The Islamic State (IS) released a Russian-language video from Furat Media declaring the group’s successes against Russian forces and showing the beheading of a Russian colonel identified as Evgeny Petrenko.

Monday, 08 May 2017
Alleged AQ-Linked Group Claims St. Petersburg Metro Bombing

An alleged al-Qaeda (AQ)-linked group claimed credit for the April 3, 2017, St. Petersburg metro bombing and threatened additional attacks.

Tuesday, 25 April 2017
‘Amaq Reports IS’ Responsibility for Shooting at FSB Office in Eastern Russia

One day after it claimed credit for the shooting of French police officers on the Champs-Élysées in Paris, the Islamic State (IS) took credit for the attack at a Russian FSB office in Khabarovsk.

Friday, 21 April 2017
‘Amaq Reports IS’ Responsibility for Two Attacks on Russian Police, National Guard in Astrakhan

The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported the group’s responsibility for two attacks in the city of Astrakhan in southern Russia.

Thursday, 06 April 2017
IS Spokesman Rallies Fighters and Challenges America in Audio Speech, Calls on Lone Wolves

The Islamic State (IS) released an audio speech from its spokesman, Abu al-Hassan al-Muhajir, rallying the groups fighters in all its “provinces” and especially Iraq and Syria, and challenged America as well as calling on lone wolves in the U.S., Europe, and Russia to “preoccupy” the enemy and attack their interests.

Tuesday, 04 April 2017
IS Incites to Target Western, Arab Economic Interests in Naba 70

The Islamic State (IS) incited its supporters to attack American, European, and other Western economic interests, as well as those of Arab states, in the 70th issue of its al-Naba newspaper.

Monday, 06 March 2017
IS Claims Striking Russian Delegation in Deir al-Zour with Weaponized UAV

Al-Khayr Province, the Islamic State (IS) division for Deir al-Zour, Syria, published photos of its using a weaponized unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to attack a “Russian delegation”.

Monday, 27 February 2017
Jihadists Comment on Trump’s Inauguration, Predict Continued “Crusade” against Islam

Jihadists across Deep Web and social media spaces have reacted to Donald Trump’s January 20, 2017 inauguration as president of the United States.

Friday, 20 January 2017
JFS Claims Killing 16 Russian Military Consultants in Double Suicide Bombing in Damascus

Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS) claimed killing 16 Russian military consultants, and “tens” of other enemy forces in a double suicide bombing carried out with explosive belts on January 12, 2017 in Kafr Sousah, Damascus after two months of observation of the enemy forces.

Wednesday, 18 January 2017
Pro-AQ Group Incites for Lone-Wolf Attacks in America, France, and Russia

The pro-al-Qaeda (AQ) Isnad Center incited for lone-wolf attacks in the West in general and America, France, and Russia in particular, in revenge for Syrian women and children.

Monday, 02 January 2017
IS' Caucasus Province Releases Video of Grozny Attackers, Threats to Russia

Just eight days after the two-day clash between Islamic State (IS) fighters and security forces, the group's Caucasus Province released a video of them and their threats to Russia.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016
Unified Military Command in Damascus Formed Against Starvation and Forced Displacement Politics in the Area

Towns and cities in the countryside of Damascus announced forming a “unified military command” against forced displacement of the people and any potential breaches of truce agreements by the Syrian regime.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016
JFS Officials Inspire Steadfastness Among Rebels In Video

A Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS) video focused on significance of patience, unity, and resilience during jihad, and compared past and current battles to inspire and encourage steadfastness among the rebel fighters to achieve victory.

Tuesday, 27 December 2016
JFS and Jaish al-Fateh Deny Involvement in Russian Ambassador’s Killing, Dismiss “Forged” Announcement

Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS) and the Jaish al-Fateh coalition of Syrian opposition groups denied involvement in the killing of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov, calling a disseminated announcement of their responsibility “forged.”

Wednesday, 21 December 2016
Jihadist Telegram Channel Suggests Attack Methods, Targets to Lone Wolves

A jihadist Telegram channel provided a list of attack methods and targets to prospective lone wolf terrorists in non-Muslim countries.

Tuesday, 20 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
Pro-JFS Groups Laud Assassin of Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Distribute List of Russian Embassies

Groups in support of Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS) and other Syrian rebel factions lauded the assassin who killed the Russian ambassador to Turkey, and one group distributed a list of Russian embassies around the world and incited for violence against them.

Monday, 19 December 2016
Four Children, Including a Russian and an Uzbek, Execute Spies in IS Video

Al-Jazeera Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq released a video showing four children, one of whom is Russian and another, Uzbek, executing spies by gunshot.

Wednesday, 09 November 2016
'Amaq Releases Video of IS Fighter Involved in Attack in Russian City of Nizhny Novgorod

After reporting that two Islamic State (IS) "soldiers" carried out the armed attack in the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod, 'Amaq News Agency released a video of one of the men, who renewed his allegiance to IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and threatened the group's enemies.

Thursday, 27 October 2016
'Amaq Reports IS "Soldiers" Executed Attack in Russian City of Nizhny Novgorod

'Amaq News Agency reported that two "soldiers of the Islamic State" carried out the armed attack in the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod.

Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Faylaq al-Sham Claims Killing 6 Russian Officers in Hama, Threatens Greater Violence

Faylaq al-Sham claimed killing six Russian officers and several Iranian and Syrian officers in Hama, Syria after having “tracked and monitored” them for more than three months.

Friday, 14 October 2016
JFS Video Criticizes Ceasefire, Calls U.S. Stance against Assad “Lies and Deception”

Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS) released a video detailing tenants of the U.S.-Russia-brokered ceasefire deal for Syria, calling Russia “the cause of all hostilities” and characterizing America’s stated opposition to Assad as hollow.

Wednesday, 21 September 2016
IS Affiliate Releases Video Plea from Captured Russian Intelligence Officer

The Islamic State (IS) affiliated Furat Media released a video plea from a captured Russian intelligence officer to Vladimir Putin and the Russian people.

Tuesday, 20 September 2016
JFS Official Condemns U.S.-Russia-Brokered Ceasefire Deal: “No Honorable Group” Would Agree

Abu Sulayman al-Muhajir (AKA Mostafa Mahamed), an Australian cleric and Director of Foreign Media Relations with Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, condemned the U.S.-Russia-brokered ceasefire deal set to take effect on September 12, 2016.

Monday, 12 September 2016
Jabhat Fateh al-Sham Releases Statement on the Death of Commander, Accuses US of “Alliance” with Russia

Jabhat Fateh al-Sham released a statement, in English, regarding the recent death of their General Commander, Abu Umar Saraqib, accusing the US of aiding Russia in weakening “the forces fighting the Assad regime.”

Saturday, 10 September 2016
IS Reports on Death of Demining Firm’s Contractor in Ramadi, Attack Near Moscow in al-Naba

The Islamic State (IS) reported on the death of a British contractor for the American demining firm Janus in Ramadi in its al-Naba newspaper, and on the attack by two “soldiers of the Caliphate” in Balashikha, east of Moscow.

Wednesday, 24 August 2016
Jabhat Fateh al-Sham Claims Targeting Syrian and Russian Aircraft in Aleppo, Attacks on Regime in Homs

Jabhat Fateh al-Sham claimed targeting the Syrian and Russian aircraft in Um al-Qara Hill in Aleppo, and reported attacking the Syrian regime in al-Zara village, Homs.

Tuesday, 23 August 2016
Pro-IS Media Group Warns Russia of Future Attacks

Echoing its warnings to Canada after the attempted suicide bombing by Aaron Driver in Ontario, the pro-Islamic State (IS) al-Wa'd Foundation published posters with similar messages to Russia after the attack on police near Moscow.

Monday, 22 August 2016
Balashikha, Russia Attackers Affirm IS Pledge, Call for More Violence in ‘Amaq Video

The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency released a video allegedly of the two individuals to attack police in Balashikha, Russia with axes and guns on August 17, 2016.

Thursday, 18 August 2016
'Amaq Reports 2 IS Fighters Responsible for Attack on Police Near Moscow

'Amaq News Agency of the Islamic State (IS) reported that the men who attacked Russian police outside of Moscow were "fighters from the Islamic State".

Thursday, 18 August 2016
IS Video Shows Attacks on Syrians and Russians in Homs, Downing of Russian Attack Helicopter

Homs Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria released a video on its suicide bombings and other attacks on Syrian and Russian soldiers in Tadmur (Palmyra), including the downing of what it described as a Mi-35 Russian attack helicopter.

Friday, 12 August 2016
Russian-Speaking IS Fighter Threatens Attacks in Russia in Video Showing Raids in Western Iraq

In a video showing raids by Islamic State (IS) fighters in western Iraq, a Russian-speaking fighter threatened attacks in Russia, declaring: "Listen O Putin, we will come to you in Russia, we will kill you all in your homes, Allah willing".

Tuesday, 02 August 2016
IS Claims Downing 30 Aircraft in al-Naba Infographic

The Islamic State (IS) claimed to have taken down 30 aircraft in a three-and-a-half-month period in an infographic provided in its al-Naba news publication.

Tuesday, 26 July 2016
Australian NF Cleric Condemns Proposed U.S.-Russian Coordination against Group

Abu Sulayman al-Muhajir (AKA Mostafa Mahamed), an Australian cleric and member of the Shariah Committee of the al-Qaeda-affiliated Nusra Front (NF), condemned the proposed U.S.-Russian Joint Implementation Group (JIG) for Syria.

Monday, 18 July 2016
IS Claims Seizing Regime-Held Barriers and Downing Russian Helicopter near Tadmur

The Homs provincial division of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria claimed downing a Russian helicopter while seizing three regime-held barriers east of Tadmur (Palmyra).

Friday, 08 July 2016
IS' 'Amaq Reports Killing of 3 Russian Soldiers in Bomb Blast Between Hama and Raqqah

'Amaq News Agency of the Islamic State (IS) reported that three Russian soldiers were killed in a bomb blast on their vehicle between Syria's Hama and ar-Raqqah governorates.

Wednesday, 22 June 2016
American, French, Indonesian, Russian, and Uzbek Fighters Laud Omar Mateen in Video, Call for Lone-Wolf Attacks

American, French, Indonesian, Russian, and Uzbek fighters in Furat Province the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq lauded Orlando nightclub gunman Omar Mateen and called upon Muslims to follow his example and kill "disbelievers".

Sunday, 19 June 2016
IS Claims Killing CID Chief in Suicide Raid in Dagestan

Caucasus Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed killing the head of the Criminal Investigation Department in the city of Derbent in southern Dagestan in a suicide raid.

Sunday, 15 May 2016
Jaish al-Islam Prepares to Attack Russian Military Base in Lattakia

Jaish al-Islam released a video divulging the group’s plans to target the Khmeimim Airbase to the southeast of Lattakia.

Wednesday, 04 May 2016
IS Outlines Benefits of Airstrikes, Denounces Muslim Brotherhood in 4th Issue of Russian Magazine “Istok”

The Islamic State (IS) refered to bombings as “vitamins” and coalition airstrikes as “antiobiotics and denounced the Muslim Brotherhood in the fourth issue of its Russian-language magazine, “Istok” (The Source).

Monday, 02 May 2016
IS Affiliate Releases Video Version of German Chant Inciting Lone-Wolf Attacks in America, Europe, Russia

After releasing the audio of a German-language chant inciting lone-wolf attacks in America, Europe, and Russia, the Islamic State (IS) affiliate Furat Media published a video version with Arabic and Turkish subtitles.

Wednesday, 27 April 2016
German-Language IS Chant Calls Europe its “Battleground,” Names Paris, New York, Moscow, and Berlin

Furat Media, an affiliate of the Islamic State (IS), released a German-language chant calling Europe its battleground and naming the cities of Paris, New York, Moscow, and Berlin.

Monday, 18 April 2016
IS’ Homs Province Reports on Russian Soldiers Killed near Tadmur

The Homs provincial division of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria claimed the killing of five Russian soldiers among others near Tadmur (Palmyra), adding to related reports by the IS-linked ‘Amaq News Agency.

Friday, 18 March 2016
‘Amaq News Reports Five Russians Killed Near Tadmur, Releases Photos Taken from Killed Fighter

The Islamic State (IS)-linked ‘Amaq News Agency claimed that IS killed five Russian soldiers near Tadmur (Palmyra) in Syria’s Homs province, and provided photos obtained from one of the killed individuals.

Thursday, 17 March 2016
IS-Linked 'Amaq Agency Releases Video of Russian Military Advisor Killed Near Tadmur (Palmyra)

The Islamic State (IS)-linked 'Amaq News Agency released a video showing the corpse and equipment of a man it identified as a "Russian military advisory" killed in fighting near Tadmur in Syria's Homs governorate.

Thursday, 17 March 2016
IS’ al-Hayat Media Video Incites Fighters, Lone Wolves in Caucasus to Attack Russians to Preoccupy from Syrian Airstrikes

Russian-speaking Islamic State (IS) fighters incited their counterparts in the group's Caucasus Province, as well as lone wolves to launch attacks in Russia in order to preoccupy the Russians from mounting airstrikes in Syria.

Tuesday, 08 March 2016
Official in IS' Caucasus Province Calls for Lone-Wolf Attacks in Russia, Video Shows Suicide Bomber

Caucasus Province of the Islamic State (IS) released a video in which its deputy leader incited for lone-wolf attacks in Russia, and showed the gunshot execution of an "apostate agent" of the Russian intelligence, and a suicide bomber.

Monday, 07 March 2016
Ahrar al-Sham Claims Killing High-Ranking Russian Generals in Car Bombing near Lattakia

Ahrar al-Sham Islamic Movement claimed killing high-ranking Russian generals in a car bomb attack carried out in Snobar Jableh near Lattakia.

Thursday, 25 February 2016
IS’ al-Hayat Media Center Releases Bengali Chant “Story of a Mujahid”

Al-Hayat Media Center, the foreign language media division of the Islamic State (IS), released a Bengali chant entitled, “Story of a Mujahid”.

Saturday, 20 February 2016
IS Claims Killing Nearly 70 Syrian Regime Forces in Hama, Says Russian Airstrikes Mistakenly Hit Enemy

Hama Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria claimed killing nearly 70 Syrian regime forces and Shi'ite militia elements amidst a two-day clash on the Athriya – ar-Raqqah road, and reported that Russian warplanes mistakenly bombed regime positions, killing an additional number.

Friday, 19 February 2016
Nusra Front Video Shows Arrival of Reinforcement from Hama to Aleppo

Nusra Front (NF), al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria, released a video featuring the arrival of reinforcements from Hama to Aleppo and its countryside.

Thursday, 18 February 2016
NF Video Details Costs and Casualties of War through Infographics

Nusra Front (NF), al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria, released an infographics video on the cost of the Syrian war to the Syrian regime and Russia, the number of civilian and military casualties, and the impact of the Russian intervention.

Tuesday, 02 February 2016
Levantine Front and Thouwar al-Sham Announce Merger, Call upon Opposition Factions to Unite

Thouwar al-Sham (Rebels of al-Sham) announced its merger with the Levantine Front (Jabhat al-Shamiya), and called upon other opposition factions to unite their ranks.

Wednesday, 27 January 2016
IS al-Bayan Provincial News Recaps for December 31, 2015

The Islamic State (IS) released the December 31, 2015 English edition of its al-Bayan provincial news bulletin, which included recaps of an assault in Syria, a village captured and suicide operation in IS’ Aleppo Province, and an assault on Russian intelligence officers in the group's Caucasus Province.

Thursday, 31 December 2015
Opposition Fighters and Supporters Eulogize Zahran Alloush

Fighters with opposition groups in Syria, along with those groups’ supporters, commented on the death of Jaish al-Islam leader Zahran Alloush.

Saturday, 26 December 2015
IS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Criticizes Saudi-led Islamic Military Alliance, Threatens Enemy States

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State (IS) and its declared “Caliph,” criticized the Saudi-led Islamic military alliance against terrorism, and threatened enemy states, specifically America, Russia, and European countries.

Saturday, 26 December 2015
Leadership Council of Jaish al-Islam Appoints Alloush’s Successor in Video

The Leadership Council of the Syria-based Jaish al-Islam confirmed the killing of its leader, Zahran Alloush, and announced the appointment of his successor.

Friday, 25 December 2015
Ahrar al-Sham Gives Condolences for Death of Zahran Alloush

The Ahrar al-Sham Islamic Movement, the leading group within the Syria-based Islamic Front, gave its condolences for Jaish al-Islam leader Zahran Alloush, who was reportedly killed in a Russian airstrike in Damascus.

Friday, 25 December 2015
IS al-Bayan Provincial News Recaps for December 16, 2015

The Islamic State (IS) released the December 16, 2015 English edition of its al-Bayan provincial news bulletin, which included recaps of two suicide operations in Iraq, an assault on “Awakenings” and Iraqi military barracks in Iraq, and Russian airstrikes in IS’ Aleppo Province.

Wednesday, 16 December 2015
Abdullah al-Muhaysini Injured by Russian Airstrike in Lattakia

Fighters affiliated with the Nusra Front (NF), al-Qaeda’s (AQ) Syrian affiliate, posted pictures of a pro-Nusra Front (NF) Saudi cleric Abdullah al-Muhaysini in a state of injury.

Friday, 04 December 2015
Ahrar al-Sham Claim Clashes with Syrian and Russian Forces in Lattakia

The Ahrar al-Sham Islamic Movement, the leading group within the Islamic Front, reported clashes and attacks on Syrian forces and a Russian airbase in Lattakia.

Thursday, 03 December 2015
Afghan Taliban Denies Leader Being Wounded in Pakistan, Cautions Russia about Reengagement in Afghanistan

The Afghan Taliban denied rumors that its leader, Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansour, was wounded and possibly killed in an attack in the Pakistani city of Quetta, and separately, cautioned Russia about reengaging in Afghanistan to stop the mounting Islamic State (IS) threat.

Thursday, 03 December 2015
IS Fighters in Libya, Including English-Speaker, Laud Paris Attacks, Threaten U.S., Russia

Barqah Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Libya released a video featuring two foreign fighters, one of them an English-speaker, applauding the deadly attacks in Paris and threatening the United States and Russia.

Wednesday, 02 December 2015
Russian-Speaking IS Fighter Beheads Alleged Russian Spy in Video

A Russian-speaking Islamic State (IS) fighter beheaded an alleged Russian spy in a video from the group’s ar-Raqqah Province, and threatened Russia with attacks.

Wednesday, 02 December 2015
IS Claims April 2015 Murder of Syrian Teacher in Southern Turkey in 4th Issue of Turkish Magazine “Constantinople”

The Islamic State (IS) claimed credit for the April 2015 murder of a Syrian teacher in the city of Kahramanmaras in southern Turkey, accusing him of spying and delivering information on foreign fighters to the enemy intelligence.

Wednesday, 02 December 2015
IS Promotes Downing Russian Airliner, Paris Attacks in 3rd Issue of Russian Magazine “Istok”

The Islamic State (IS) promoted the October 31, 2015, downing of the Russian airliner in Sinai, and the November 13 attacks in Paris in the third issue of its Russian magazine, “Istok” (The Source).

Monday, 30 November 2015
Shabaab Approves of Paris and Bamako Attacks, Calls for Attacks on Jewish and Western Interests

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s branch in Somalia, issued a statement approving of the attacks in Paris and Bamako, while also calling for attacks on Jewish and Western interests, domestically and internationally.

Thursday, 26 November 2015
Austrian, Chechen IS Fighters Threaten Attacks Like Paris in Russia, Coalition Countries

Two fighters, an Austrian and a Chechen, in al-Jazeera Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq are featured in a video threatening attacks similar to Paris in Russia and coalition countries militarily intervening against the IS.

Friday, 20 November 2015
IS Identifies Purported IED that Brought Down Russian Airliner in Dabiq 12

In the twelfth issue of its English magazine, “Dabiq,” the Islamic State (IS) published a photo purporting to show the explosive that brought down the Russian airliner in Sinai.

Wednesday, 18 November 2015
Nusra Front Claims Downing of Two Russian Reconnaissance Planes

The Nusra Front (NF), the al-Qaeda (AQ) branch in Syria, claimed to have downed two Russian reconnaissance planes from the Abu Dhuhur airbase located in Idlib.

Tuesday, 17 November 2015
NF Claims Attacks on Syrian, Russian Forces in North Latakia

The Latakia division of the Nusra Front (NF), al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria, reported of clashes with Syrian and Russian forces in Ghamam village and in the area of Jub al-Ahmar in northern Latakia.

Wednesday, 11 November 2015
Nusra Front Claims Youths Joining Jihad in Increasing Numbers Since Russian Intervention

The Idlib division of the Nusra Front, al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria, released a visual meeting with an 18-year-old who joined the group, and claimed in the introduction that the number of Muslim youths coming out to participate in jihad has increased after the Russian intervention.

Tuesday, 10 November 2015
NF Details Entrance into the Group, Claims Intent to Fight Russia and Iran in Video

In a video released by the Nusra Front (NF), the al-Qaeda branch in Syria, a young fighter from Idlib explained events that led to him joining the group and detailed the training process.

Wednesday, 04 November 2015
IS Residents Claim Onslaught of Russian Airstrikes, Civilian Casualties

Alleged residents under the Islamic State (IS) claimed high civilian casualties and increased sympathy amid airstrikes by Russian forces in Syria.

Wednesday, 04 November 2015
IS’ Sinai Province Reiterates Claim for Downing Russian Airliner in Audio, Challenges Doubters

Days after claiming to have downed a Russian airliner and killing its 244 passengers, Sinai Province of the Islamic State (IS) issued an audio speech reiterating its claim and challenging those who doubt its veracity to prove them wrong.

Wednesday, 04 November 2015
Jund al-Aqsa Reports Attacking Syrian and Russian Forces in Hama

Jund al-Aqsa, a founding faction of Jaish al-Fath coalition before leaving it, reported an assault on the Syrian and Russian forces in the Northern countryside of Hama.

Tuesday, 03 November 2015
Fighters in IS’ Ninawa Province Celebrate Downing of Russian Plane in Sinai

Ninawa Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq released a video of fighters celebrating and promoting the claim by Sinai Province for taking down a Russian airliner, and a Russian-speaking fighter threatening additional attacks.

Tuesday, 03 November 2015
IS’ Sinai Province Claims Downing of Russian Air Liner KGL9268

Sinai province of the Islamic State (IS) released a communique claiming to have downed the Russian Air Liner KGL9268, which resulted in 220 deaths.

Saturday, 31 October 2015
NF Fighter Claims Group Is Ready to Battle Russia, Iran, Syria in Video

The Aleppo division of the Nusra Front, al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria, released a video showing a fighter asserting that Russia will not be able to win the war in Syria and documenting fighters training with various types of Russian-made weapons.

Thursday, 29 October 2015
Nusra Front Video Shows Fighters Training in Wake of Russian Intervention

The Latakia division of the Nusra Front, al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria, released a video showing fighters training in the wake of the Russian intervention in the country.

Friday, 23 October 2015
Dagestani IS Fighters Declare in Video that Russia Will Fail Against IS

Al-Jazeera Province of the Islamic State (IS) in northern Iraq released a video featuring two Russian-speaking Dagestani fighters declaring that Russia will fail in its mission against the group.

Friday, 23 October 2015
Rebel Groups Call for International Response to Russian Airstrikes, Reject “Division” Proposals for Syria

The Ahrar al-Sham Islamic Movement and 40 other Syrian rebel groups called for an international response to Russian airstrikes in Syria and rejected “any division project” proposed for Syria’s future.

Monday, 05 October 2015
Jihadists on Twitter Respond to Russian Airstrikes in Syria, Call for Capture of Russian Soldiers

Jihadists on Twitter reacted to the Russian airstrikes in Syria, which started on September 30, 2015, including calls for the death of Russian president Putin and Russian soldiers.

Friday, 02 October 2015
Abdullah al-Muhaysini Asserts Russia Will Fail in Syria, Calls for Morale Support for Fighters

Abdullah al-Muhaysini, a pro-Nusra Front (NF) Saudi cleric, dismissed Russia’s presence in Syria as prone to defeat and called for supporters to boost opposition fighters’ morale.

Friday, 02 October 2015
In First Communique, IS’ Caucasus Province Claims Attack on Russian Barracks in Southern Dagestan

In their first communique since pledging to the Islamic State (IS) in June 2015, fighters representing what is now called “Caucasus Province” (Wilaya al-Qawqaz) claimed an attack on Russian military barracks in southern Dagestan.

Wednesday, 02 September 2015
AQIM Gives Eulogy for Slain IEC Leader Ali Abu Muhammad al-Dagestani

Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) gave a eulogy for Ali Abu Muhammad al-Dagestani, the leader of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus), who was killed in a clash with Russian forces in Dagestan.

Wednesday, 22 April 2015
IS Claims Suicide Bombings by Russian Fighter in Fallujah, Syrians in Salah al-Din

The al-Fallujah and Salah al-Din provincial divisions of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq respectively claimed suicide bombings by Russian and Syrian fighters on Iraqi military targets.

Friday, 30 January 2015
IS Releases Video Showing Child Executing Alleged Spies

The Islamic State (IS) released a video showing the confessions of two alleged Russian spies living amongst the group, and their execution by a child.

Tuesday, 13 January 2015
Afghan Taliban Announces Release of Russian Pilot Held for 18 Months

The Afghan Taliban announced that it has released Powel Petrinko, a Russian pilot it captured in Afghanistan's Logar province in April 2013, and an Afghan found with him.

Friday, 31 October 2014
English-Speaking ISIL Fighter Threatens America, Canada

An unidentified English-speaking fighter in the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) addressed a message to Canada and all the American "tyrants," threatening that the fighters are coming for them.

Monday, 14 April 2014
Ingush Media Branch of Caucasus Emirate Says Crimean Muslims Can Fight Alongside Ukrainians in the Event of War with Russia

The Ingush media branch of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC) argued that it is permissible for Crimean Muslims to fight alongside Ukrainian "infidels" in the event of war with Russia.

Friday, 07 March 2014
Ingush Media Branch of Caucasus Emirate Asks Muslims to Supplicate for an Earthquake in Sochi

The Ingush media branch of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC) encouraged Muslims to supplicate to God for an earthquake in Sochi during the Olympics.

Monday, 10 February 2014
Ingush Media Branch of Caucasus Emirate Taunts Sochi Spectators

The Ingush media branch of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC) addressed a message to spectators at the Sochi Olympics, taunting them about security fears and the possibility of attacks.

Saturday, 08 February 2014
Dagestani Group Claims Raids on Muslims Increasing as Sochi Olympics Opening Day Approaches

Wilayat Dagestan, the Dagestani media branch of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC), claimed that as the opening day of the Sochi Olympics approaches, harassment and raids of Muslims are increasing in the area.

Thursday, 06 February 2014
Dagestani Media Branch of Caucasus Emirate Warns Russians to Rebel Against Government or Face Consequences

Wilayat Dagestan, the Dagestani media branch of the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC), warned Russians to rebel against their government and its policies in the Caucasus or face attacks like Volgograd.

Saturday, 25 January 2014
Jihadist Gives Message to the West Regarding Sochi Olympics

A jihadist addressed a message to the West regarding the Sochi Olympics, citing a quote from former al-Qaeda leader Usama bin Laden that states, "If our messages had been able to reach you through words we wouldn't have been delivering them through planes".

Friday, 24 January 2014
"Ansar al-Sunnah" Claims Volgograd Bombings, Threatens More

A jihadi organization calling itself the "Subversive Group of Ansar al-Sunnah" claimed credit for the suicide bombings in Volgograd, Russia, in December 2013, and threatened more attacks unless Russia withdraws its forces from the Caucasus.

Sunday, 19 January 2014