Jama'at Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (JNIM), the Mali-based branch of al-Qaeda (AQ), released an audio speech from one of its officials urging Malian tribesmen not to participate with the government in combatting its fighters.

Tags: Jihadist News: Statements
Multimedia: Multimedia
Countries: Mali
Media Groups: Zallaqa (JNIM)
Groups: Jama’at Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (JNIM)


The media unit behind Risalah newsletter, a publication featuring articles by fighters from "Islamic State Jammu & Kashmir (ISJK)," transformed it into a full magazine in the style of the IS' Rumiyah, and pledged that it will "act as a medium of communication between the soldiers of the Khilafah and the common masses".

Tags: Jihadist News: Chatter
Countries: India,Jammu and Kashmir
Groups: Islamic State (ISIS-ISIL)


The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement charged the U.S. with deliberately launching an airstrike on a commercial truck convoy near Afmadow, and claimed a total of 18 attacks in a 5-day period, targeting Somali security forces and government officials, and AMISOM troops.

Tags: Jihadist News: Statements
Countries: Somalia
Media Groups: Shahada News Agency
Groups: Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement