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French Pro-IS Magazine Urges Erdogan to Accept IS' "Caliphate" or Face Disgrace

The editors of a French-language pro-Islamic State (IS) magazine published an article urging Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to accept the IS' "Caliphate" or face disgrace like Mohamed Morsi.

Thursday, 03 May 2018
Editorial in Pro-IS Magazine Calls Lone Wolves in Turkey to Hit Soft Targets Frequented by Jews and “Crusaders”, Embassies

An editorial in the pro-Islamic State (IS) magazine “Anfal” called on lone wolves in Turkey to hit soft targets frequented by Jews and “Crusaders” in addition to embassies of countries participating in the anti-IS coalition.

Monday, 16 April 2018
IS Issues Formal Communique Claiming 80 Afghan, American, and Turkish Soldiers Killed in Kabul Airport Attack

The Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province issued a formal communique for the conclusion to its three-man suicide raid at Kabul International Airport, claiming to have killed more than 80 Afghan, American, and Turkish soldiers.

The message was issued on September 27, 2017, after an initial communique taking responsibility for the operation and noting its coinciding with the arrival of U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis to the Afghan capital, and the release of a photo of the three attackers. The group's 'Amaq News Agency also published a video clip of a SPG-9 attack on the location, and a follow-up report. The Afghan Taliban had also claimed credit for firing projectiles at the airport during Mattis' arrival, but offered no evidence.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017
‘Amaq Reports IS Assassinating Turkish Intel Agents in Southern Turkey

‘Amaq News Agency reported that the Islamic State (IS) assassinated two Turkish intelligence agents in southern Turkey.

Saturday, 22 July 2017
Jihadist Advises IS Supporters Seeking to Travel from Tunisia to Turkey

A jihadist gave advice to Islamic State (IS) supporters seeking to travel from Tunisia to Turkey presumably to enter Iraq or Syria.

Thursday, 06 July 2017
Iranian, Russian, Turkish, and Turkmen Children Execute Prisoners in Grisly IS Video, Call for Attacks

Al-Jazeera Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq released a grisly video featuring Iranian, Russian, Turkish, and Turkmen children brutally executing prisoners and calling for and threatening attacks in their native lands and the West.

Tuesday, 04 July 2017
French-Language Jihadi Chat Users Suggest Migration to Syria Via Jordan

Users on a Telegram French-language jihadist chat group discussed potential migration routes to Raqqa, Syria, suggesting traveling via Jordan.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Jihadist Publishes Cartoon Video Declaring Jihad Against “Apostate” Turkey

A jihadist published a cartoon video condemning Turkey and its president and decreeing “jihad against the apostate Turkish Regime.”

Tuesday, 25 April 2017
IS Releases Turkish Video Chant Encouraging Migration to its Held Territories


The Islamic State’s (IS) foreign language media division, al-Hayat Media Center, released a Turkish video chant encouraging Muslims to migrate from the “land of disbelief” to the territories the group holds within its “Caliphate”.

Thursday, 20 April 2017
IS Urges Lone Wolves in Turkey to Sabotage Constitutional Referendum, Attack Polling Stations in Naba 75

In the 75th issue of its al-Naba weekly newspaper, the Islamic State (IS) urged lone wolves in Turkey to sabotage the constitutional referendum to be held on April 16, 2017, suggesting they attack polling stations and prevent people from voting.

Friday, 07 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
User on Pro-IS Chat Group Suggests Attack Locations in Istanbul

A user on a pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram chat group posted images proposing locations to attack in Istanbul, Turkey.

Thursday, 02 February 2017
IS Claims Suicide Operation, Sniping Attacks amid Clashes around al-Bab

The Islamic State (IS) claimed a suicide operation and several sniping attacks during separate clashes with regime and joint Turkish-rebel forces near the city of al-Bab.

Wednesday, 01 February 2017
Ahrar al-Sham's Shura Council Announced Group Will Not Partake in Asetana Convention

The Shura Council of Ahrar al-Sham Islamic Movement announced the group will not participate in the negotiations in Asetana for several reasons, including the failure in fulfilment of the ceasefire and internal disagreements amongst the opposition factions.

Wednesday, 18 January 2017
Alleged Female IS Member Details Radicalization, Credits Prominent Recruiter for Migration Success

An alleged female resident living under the Islamic State (IS) detailed her migration, crediting much of its success to a killed female IS recruiter whom she called her “best and only friend.”

Wednesday, 18 January 2017
IS Media Affiliate Releases Turkish Video Chant Threatening Attacks in Homelands of Disbelievers

The Islamic State (IS) affiliate Furat Media released a video chant threatening to attack the “disbelievers” in their homelands.

Monday, 16 January 2017
Fursan al-Sham Interviews Alleged British Fighter in Syria on His Immigration

Fursan al-Sham, a jihadi media outlet operated by foreign fighters in Syria, interviewed an alleged British fighter in Syria regarding his immigration to the country and his motivation.

Sunday, 15 January 2017
IS Defends Istanbul Nightclub Attack in Naba 63, States Any Muslim Killed “Brought Demise Upon Himself”

The Islamic State (IS) defended the Istanbul Nightclub attack that took place on New Year’s Eve in the 63rd issue of its al-Naba newspaper, blaming any Muslim killed during the attack for having “brought demise upon himself.”

Friday, 13 January 2017
IS Explores Istanbul Attack and Details Arish Police Checkpoint Attack in Naba 63, Promotes Economic Losses to "Polytheists"

The Islamic State (IS) explored the New Year’s Eve attack in Istanbul, Turkey, from the perspective of religious permissibility in the 63rd issue of its al-Naba newspaper, and also provided details on the January 9, 2017, raid on an Egyptian police checkpoint in Arish.

Thursday, 12 January 2017
IS Promotes Lone Wolves as One-Man Armies, Reports on Istanbul Nightclub Operation in Naba 62

The Islamic State (IS) promoted lone wolves as one-man armies in the 62nd issue of its al-Naba newspaper, and incited Muslims to follow the paths of the Berlin, Nice, and Orlando attackers, and also promoted the New Year's Eve attack in Istanbul. The newspaper was distributed on January 5, 2017.

Thursday, 05 January 2017
Pro-IS Group Publishes Article Defending IS Attack on Istanbul Nightclub

The pro-Islamic State (IS) al-Battar Media Foundation published an article defending the IS attack on New Year's Eve at the Reina nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey, from the perspective that Muslims at the targeted site were guilty of "disbelief".

Wednesday, 04 January 2017
Pro-IS Group Defines Jihad as “True Meaning” of Tourism, Praises Istanbul Attack, Calls for More

The pro-Islamic State (IS) Wafa' Media Foundation published a message calling for more attacks in Turkey, defining jihad as the “true meaning” of tourism, and labeling the January 1, 2017 attack in Istanbul “the most important day in the history of Turkey.”

Tuesday, 03 January 2017
Following IS Claim for Istanbul Nightclub Attack, Pro-IS Group Threatens Additional Strikes in Turkey

After the Islamic State (IS) claimed credit for the New Year's Eve attack at the Reina nightclub in Istanbul, the pro-IS Nashir Media Foundation published several posters threatening additional strikes in Turkey.

Tuesday, 03 January 2017
IS Claims New Year's Eve Nightclub Attack in Istanbul, Turkey

The Islamic State (IS) claimed credit for the deadly attack at a nightclub on New Year's Eve in the Turkish city of Istanbul.

Monday, 02 January 2017
Pro-IS Group Calls on Lone Wolves in West to Launch Attacks During Holiday Season

The pro-Islamic State (IS) Nashir Media Foundation called on lone wolves in the West and in Europe in particular to carry out attacks during the holiday season, and also advised Muslims to avoid locations of holiday festivities.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016
Pro-IS Jihadists Distribute Message Inciting Attacks on Western Embassies, Tourists in Turkey

Several pro-Islamic State (IS) jihadists, through Telegram channels and Facebook and Twitter, distributed a message inciting for attacks on “Crusader” embassies and “disbeliever” tourists in Turkey.

Sunday, 25 December 2016
IS' Aleppo Province Releases Video of Burning to Death Two Soldiers in Turkish Army

Aleppo Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria released a disturbing video evoking the memory of the immolation of Jordanian pilot Mu’adh al-Kasasibah, showing the burning alive of two soldiers in the Turkish army.

Thursday, 22 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
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
Pro-IS Group Portrays IS as Savior for People of Aleppo, Urges Muslims to Fight

The pro-Islamic State (IS) Nashir Media Foundation portrayed the IS as the only savior for the people of Aleppo after God, and urged Muslims to fight in their defense.

Thursday, 15 December 2016
IS Releases Inaugural Speech from New Spokesman, Incites for Attacks on Turkey and “All Over the World”

The Islamic State (IS) released the inaugural speech from its new spokesperson Abu al-Hassan al-Muhajir, inciting Muslims in Iraq, Syria, and “all over the world” to carry out attacks against enemies of IS “in their homes, markets, roads, and clubs from where they do not expect.”

Monday, 05 December 2016
IS Reports on Turkish Police Station Attack in Naba 54

The Islamic State (IS) released the 54th issue of al-Naba newspaper, which reported an attack on a police station in the Turkish city of Diyarbakir.

Thursday, 10 November 2016
IS Calls for Attacks on Security Forces, Foreign Nationals in Turkey in Naba 53

After Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called for attacks in Turkey, the group reinforced that incitement in the 53rd issue of its al-Naba newspaper, demanding that fighters in Turkey attack Turkish security elements and foreign nationals in the country.

Monday, 07 November 2016
'Amaq Reports IS Responsibility for Diyarbakir Car Bombing

'Amaq News Agency reported that the Islamic State (IS) is responsible for the car bombing in the Turkish city of Diyarbakir, coming just two days after Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called for attacks in the country.

Friday, 04 November 2016
Jihadist Telegram Channel Requests German, Spanish, Other Language Translators for Outreach

A jihadist Telegram channel requested assistance from German, Spanish, French, Dutch, and other language translators for outreach material.

Thursday, 27 October 2016
Burial Footage of NF Sniper Trainer Abu Yusuf Turki Released on 2nd Anniversary of His Death

The burial footage of the Turkish Nusra Front (NF) sniper and trainer Abu Yusuf Turki was released on the second anniversary of his death in Syria, a result of U.S. and coalition airstrikes.

Thursday, 29 September 2016
IS Executes Captive U.S.- and Turkey-Backed Rebel Faction Element with Faction’s American Machine Gun

Aleppo Province of the Islamic State (IS) released a video of executing a captive element from a U.S.- and Turkey-backed rebel faction with an American machine gun.

Tuesday, 20 September 2016
IS' 'Amaq Video Shows Guided Rocket Attack on Turkish Tanks in Aleppo

'Amaq News Agency of the Islamic State (IS) released a video showing a scene from the guided rocket attack by IS fighters on Turkish tanks south of the town of al-Ra'ee in Aleppo, Syria.

Wednesday, 07 September 2016
IS Claims Two Attacks on Turkish Forces Since Start of Turkey's Operation Euphrates Shield

Aleppo Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed two attacks on Turkish forces since Turkey began its "Operation Euphrates Shield" in northern Syria on August 24, 2016, and allegedly inflicted casualties in each.

Tuesday, 06 September 2016
IS Releases Turkish Audio Chant Vowing to Defeat “Crusaders” and “Conquer the World”

Al-Hayat Media Center, the foreign language media division of the Islamic State (IS), released a Turkish audio chant vowing to defeat the “Crusaders” and “conquer the world”.

Wednesday, 10 August 2016
Jihadists React to Medina Blast on Social Media

Jihadists on social media commented on a reported suicide bombing on the Prophet's Mosque in Medina.

Tuesday, 05 July 2016
Prominent Australian NF Cleric Condemns Ataturk Airport Attack as “Barbaric”

Abu Sulayman al-Muhajir (AKA Mostafa Mahamed), an Australian cleric and member of the Shariah Committee of the al-Qaeda-affiliated Nusra Front, condemned the June 28, 2016 triple suicide bombing at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport.

Thursday, 30 June 2016
IS Includes Claim for American Officer's Death in Turkey in al-Bayan Radio News Bulletin

A day after its 'Amaq News Agency reported that fighters killed an American officer at his home in the Turkish city of Adana, the Islamic State (IS) included the claim in its al-Bayan Radio news bulletin.

Friday, 17 June 2016
IS al-Bayan Provincial News Recaps for June 13, 2016

The Islamic State (IS) released the June 13 English edition of its al-Bayan provincial news bulletin, which included recaps of operations in the United States, Syria, Iraq, Yemen, and Turkey.

Monday, 13 June 2016
IS Turkish Division Releases Android App to Access Translated Material

The Turkish-language media division of the Islamic State, Dar ul-Hilafe, released an Android application for users to access its translations of IS propaganda.

Monday, 02 May 2016
IS Shows Captive Turkish Soldier in 6th Issue of "Constantinople" Magazine

In the sixth issue of the Islamic State's (IS) Turkish magazine, "Constantinople," the group showed pictures of Sefer Taş, a Turkish soldier who was captured by IS fighters following a clash on the border between Aleppo and Kilis in September 2015.

Friday, 22 April 2016
IS' Amaq Reports Assassination Attempt on Media Activist in Gaziantep

'Amaq News Agency of the Islamic State (IS) reported that an IS "security detachment" is responsible for the assassination attempt on Syrian media activist Zaher Sharqat in the Turkish city of Gaziantep.

Monday, 11 April 2016
IS Claims Series of Suicide Bombings Involving French, Jordanian, and Turkish Fighters on Iraqi Soldiers in Anbar

Anbar Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed a series of suicide bombings involving French, Jordanian, and Turkish fighters on Iraqi army barracks in the area of al-Baghdadi.

Monday, 21 March 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
YPG General Command Denies Link to Ankara Bombing

The General Command of the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) denied any link to the February 17, 2016, bombing in Ankara, Turkey, and charged that the Turkish authorities' connecting them to the attack is to cover their "sympathy and support" to the Islamic State (IS).

Thursday, 18 February 2016
IS Releases Fifth Issue of Turkish Magazine “Constantinople”

Al-Hayat Media Center, the Western-aimed media arm of the Islamic State (IS), released the fifth issue of its Turkish magazine, “Constantinople.”

Tuesday, 26 January 2016
IS Describes Shi’ites as “Disease” Cured Only by Death in al-Naba Weekly Newspaper

The Islamic State (IS) described Shi'ites as a "disease" for which the only cure is death, and attacked the Turkish government as having apostatized from Islam, in the 14th issue for the current year of its weekly newspaper, "al-Naba".

Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Opposition Factions Express Solidarity with Turkey Following Istanbul Bombing

Following the January 12, 2016 suicide bombing in Istanbul, 35 Syrian opposition groups released a joint statement condemning the attack and expressing solidarity with Turkey.

Thursday, 14 January 2016
Jaish al-Islam Condemns the Suicide Bombing in Istanbul in a Statement

Jaish al-Islam (Army of Islam) issued a statement of condemnation on the January 12, 2016 suicide bombing in Sultanahmet Square in Istanbul.

Tuesday, 12 January 2016
IS al-Bayan Provincial News Recaps for December 17, 2015

The Islamic State (IS) released the December 17, 2015 English edition of its al-Bayan provincial news bulletin, which included recaps of positions captured in Iraq, an assault on YPG forces in IS’ Hasakah Province, and positions captured in Syria.

Thursday, 17 December 2015
IS Claims Firing 200 Rockets at Turkish Army Camp in Ninawa, Seizing Two Areas in Offensive

Ninawa Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq claimed firing 200 Grad rockets at a Turkish army camp on Mount Bashiqa, and in a separate operation on Kurdish Peshmerga, seized control over two areas.

Wednesday, 16 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
Fighter in Syria Calls for Turkish Muslims to Join Jihad in “Al Muhajirun” Video

“Al Muhajirun,” a group promoting itself as the “representative face” of foreign fighters from various jihadi factions in Syria, published a video of a fighter in the Turkmen mountains in Syria who urged Muslims in Turkey to join the in the fight.

Monday, 30 November 2015
IS Slams Turkish Nationalism in al-Hayat Video, Urges Turkish Muslims to Join “Caliphate”

Al-Hayat Media Center, the foreign-language media division of the Islamic State (IS), released a Turkish video slamming Turkish nationalism and calling on Turkish Muslims to come to IS-held territories in its “Caliphate”.

Wednesday, 25 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
Ahrar al-Sham, Jaish al-Islam, Congratulate Justice and Development Party Victory in Turkey

Ahrar al-Sham, Ajnad al-Sham and Jaish al-Islam congratulated the Justice and Development Party (AKP) for winning the parliamentary elections in Turkey.

Monday, 02 November 2015
IS Warns Turkish Government of “Penalty” for Democracy

Ar-Raqqah Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria warned the Turkish government of a “penalty” for democracy and urged it to embrace Shariah-based governance.

Monday, 02 November 2015
IS Releases Third Issue of Turkish Magazine “Constantinople”

Al-Hayat Media Center, the Western-aimed media arm of the Islamic State (IS), released the third issue of its Turkish magazine, “Constantinople.”

Sunday, 27 September 2015
IS Fighter Claims He Entered Syria with an Illegitimate Syrian ID Card

A migrant fighter with the Islamic State (IS) claimed to have entered Syria with an illegitimate Syrian ID card.

Friday, 25 September 2015
Prominent IS Recruiter Claims Migration to IS in Syria Halted

A prominent Islamic State (IS) recruiter announced that migration to the group in Syria had come to a halt amid closed borders.

Monday, 31 August 2015
Turkish IS Fighter Calls Muslims in Turkey to Support IS, Fight Enemy

A Turkish fighter in ar-Raqqah Province of the Islamic State (IS) addressed a message to Muslims in Turkey in a video, asking to support the IS “wherever you are and however you can,” and urging them to reject democracy and the Turkish government.

Monday, 17 August 2015
IS Fighters Affirm Increased Difficulty in Crossing Turkish-Syrian Border

Islamic State (IS) fighters and recruiters affirmed claims that migration to IS in Syria via Turkey has become increasingly difficult, though still claimed it was possible.

Thursday, 06 August 2015
IS Recruiter Claims Border “Reopened” to Prospects Online

An alleged Islamic State (IS) fighter and recruiter made a lengthy call for migration to IS before claiming that the Syrian-Turkish border had “reopened.”

Monday, 03 August 2015
Prominent IS Recruiters Call for Continued Migration via Turkey, Condemn Others Expressing Doubt

Prominent Islamic State (IS) fighters and recruiters on Twitter have continued to encourage migration to the group in Syria despite increased offensives and border security by the Turkish government.

Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Women Under IS Claim Migration via Turkey Still Possible, Stress Increased Caution

A blog run by alleged women under the Islamic State (IS) claimed that migration to Syria via Turkey was still possible amid new offensives on IS border crossings, but stressed increased caution.

Monday, 27 July 2015
IS Fighters and Supporters Threaten Turkey amid New Attacks on IS Forces

Islamic State (IS) fighters and supporters on Twitter reacted to recently initiated offensives on the group by the Turkish military with violent rhetoric.

Friday, 24 July 2015
IS Fighter Claims Crucial Border Crossings in Jeopardy amid Offensives by Turkish Military

An alleged Islamic State (IS) fighter on Twitter commented on recent assaults by the Turkish military and their effects on crucial entry points of foreign IS fighters.

Friday, 24 July 2015
Woman Under IS Answers FAQs on Migration, Claims Detailed Background Checks by IS

A blog run by an alleged woman living under the Islamic State (IS) provided answers to frequently asked questions regarding women entering and living under the group.

Wednesday, 22 July 2015
2nd Issue of IS Turkish Magazine “Constantinople”

Al-Hayat Media Center, the Western-aimed media arm of the Islamic State (IS), released the second issue of its Turkish magazine, “Constantinople.”

Tuesday, 21 July 2015
IS Supporter and Fighter Make Calls for Lone Wolf Attacks, Suggest Targets

Two Islamic State (IS) supporters made direct and implied calls for lone wolf attacks, one of whom offering specific types of locations and methods of attack.

Thursday, 02 July 2015
Alleged Fighter, Sympathizer Evaluate IS Loss at Tal Abyad

Two Nusra Front supporters—one of whom an affiliated fighter in Lattakia—discussed the consequences of the Islamic State’s (IS) loss of Tal Abyad to Kurdish and allied forces.

Tuesday, 30 June 2015
IS’ al-Hayat Media Releases Turkish Video Chant Promoting Jihad

Al-Hayat Media Center, the foreign language media division of the Islamic State (IS), released a Turkish video chant promoting jihad and martyrdom under the group’s banner.

Wednesday, 24 June 2015
Woman Under IS Details Migration Stop in Turkey, Claims Irish and New Zealander Women with Group

An alleged woman living under the Islamic State (IS) claimed to have met women with the group from New Zealand and Ireland, and gave a detailed account of her stop in Turkey before arriving in Syria.

Wednesday, 24 June 2015
“Eye Witness Report” Details IS’s Handling of Displaced Syrians in Tal Abyad, Pending Clashes

The account of an alleged Dutch fighter with al-Nusra Front (NF), al-Qaeda’s (AQ) Syrian affiliate group, offered a translation of an “eye witness report” of Islamic State’s (IS) handling of displaced Syrians in the Raqqa town of Tal Abyad.

Monday, 15 June 2015
IS Begins Issuing al-Bayan News Bulletins in Turkish

Adding to the languages in which it records its daily al-Bayan news bulletins, the Islamic State (IS) has begun publishing the bulletin in Turkish.

Thursday, 11 June 2015
IS Releases First Issue of Turkish Magazine, “The Conquest of Constantinople”

Al-Hayat Media Center, the Western-aimed media arm of the Islamic State (IS), released its first Turkish magazine, entitled, “The Conquest of Constantinople.”

Tuesday, 02 June 2015
IS Fighters Make Unsubstantiated Claim of Bombs on Planes amid Calls for Lone Wolf Attacks

As IS fighters continue to make calls for lone wolf attacks, the accounts of three prominent alleged IS fighters on Twitter tweeted and retweeted claims that a bomb was planted on two planes in what appeared to be an attempt to instill fear in the West.

Monday, 11 May 2015
IS Fighter Details Alleged Capture and Release by Turkish Authorities

An alleged British fighter with the Islamic State (IS) detailed his purported abuse and release by the Turkish Army after allegedly getting arrested on the country’s border.

Tuesday, 05 May 2015
Jihadists Discuss Using Conferences, Commerce, and Tourism as Ways to Enter Turkey to Reach IS

Jihadists discussed using conferences, commerce, and tourism as ways to be granted a visa to enter Turkey while intending to reach and join the Islamic State (IS).

Monday, 13 April 2015
Alleged Married Couple under IS Offers Private Migration Advice on Twitter

Pro-Islamic State (IS) accounts on Twitter have promoted the account of an alleged male IS resident offering private advice on migration along with his wife.

Tuesday, 07 April 2015
IS Fighter Forwards Lengthy Guides for Jihadist Migration

An alleged Islamic State (IS) fighter on Twitter forwarded a series of lengthy guides regarding migration to live under the group, laying out suggestions for packing, handling interrogations in Turkish airports, and crossing the Turkish border.

Wednesday, 04 February 2015
British IS Fighter Assures Turkish Border to be Passable, Encourages Taking Bank Loans to Finance Trip

An alleged British fighter and recruiter with the Islamic State (IS) assured followers on that the border from Turkey to Syria is still traversable, and suggested taking loans out of a bank as a religiously permissible method to fund one's migration.

Friday, 30 January 2015
British IS Fighter Shares Alleged Details, Pictures of Migration to Syria

The Twitter account of an alleged British Islamic State (IS) fighter provided details and pictures of what he claimed to be his migration to Syria.

Thursday, 22 January 2015
IS Fighter Explains Migration Process to Syria from Turkey, Indicates Assistance from Border Guards

An Islamic State (IS) fighter and recruiter provided insights into the process of entering Syria from Turkey and indicated ongoing assistance from Turkish border guards.

Tuesday, 20 January 2015
Jihadists Comment on Rumors of IS’s Capturing of Gill Rosenberg

Unconfirmed reports of the Islamic State's (IS) capture of Gill Rosenberg, an Israeli-Canadian woman who had volunteered to fight with Kurdish forces against IS in Kobani, prompted responses of speculation and celebration by jihadists on Twitter.

Monday, 01 December 2014
Jihadist Urges Muslims Everywhere to Assault Americans in Similar Manner as Turkish Youth Union in Istanbul

A jihadist urged Muslims everywhere to assault Americans in a similar fashion to the Turkish Youth Union, which put sacks over the heads of three American sailors in Istanbul and beat them.

Friday, 14 November 2014
Turkish Jihadi Group Publishes Photo Set of Sniper Training in Syria

The Turkish jihadi media group "Ribat Media" published a photo set of sniper training at a camp in Syria, calling it "the sniper lesson of Abu Yusuf al-Turki".

Monday, 10 November 2014
Austrian Jihadist-IS Fighter Mohamed Mahmoud Photographed with Beheaded Bodies

Jihadists distributed pictures of Austrian jihadist and Islamic State (IS) fighter Mohamed Mahmoud (AKA Abu Usama al-Gharib) with beheaded bodies in an unidentified area.

Monday, 03 November 2014
IS Video Shows Battle in Deir al-Zour, Slain French and Turkish Fighters

The provincial division of the Islamic State (IS) for "al-Khayr," the name given by the group to Deir al-Zour, Syria, released a video of a battle with Syrian soldiers in the city of Deir al-Zour, and showing slain French and Turkish fighters.

Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Turkish Group Begins Sniper Lesson Video Series by Nusra Front Trainer

The Turkish jihadi media group "Ribat Media" launched a posthumous video series of sniper lessons delivered by now-deceased al-Nusra Front trainer Abu Yusuf al-Turki.

Wednesday, 15 October 2014
Forum Members Discuss Charity Facilitators and Fighters’ Necessities in Syria

Due to the approaching Eid al-Adha holiday, members of a Turkish-language jihadist forum discussed some of the alleged jihadist-friendly reliable charity organizations that will facilitate donations to Syria.

Friday, 26 September 2014
Forum Members Discuss Charity Facilitators and Fighters’ Necessities in Syria

Due to the approaching Eid al-Adha holiday, members of a Turkish-language jihadist forum discussed some of the alleged jihadist-friendly reliable charity organizations that will facilitate donations to Syria.

Friday, 26 September 2014
IS Claims Reaching Border Triangle Between Iraq, Syria, and Turkey

The Islamic State (IS) claimed reaching the border triangle between Iraq, Syria, and Turkey after securing victory in battles to open the Ninawa-Dohuk border, and reported on clashes with Kurdish security forces.

Monday, 04 August 2014
Turkish Jihadi Website Interviews ISIL Official Abu Omar al-Shishani

Takva Media Center, a Turkish jihadi website, published an alleged interview with Abu Omar al-Shishani, the leader of Jeish al-Muhajireen wal Ansar and an official for the al-Qaeda-affiliated Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in northern Syria.

Monday, 18 November 2013

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