Al-Qaeda Central (AQC) called Muslims to support their Uyghur brethren in Xinjiang, China, or what is known as "East Turkistan," and praised the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP).
The Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) launched a new report video series concerning events relevant to Muslims and jihad in a number of countries including Afghanistan, China, Somalia, and Syria.
The Syria-based division of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) featured a Canadian among its foreign fighters urging Muslims to emigrate from the West and defending their presence in the country.
The Syria-based division of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) released a video promo for a forthcoming production featuring English- and French-speaking fighters speaking on emigrating from the West to Islamic lands.
The Syria-based division of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) called on supporters to donate towards its fighters' efforts in Idlib.
In the 20th issue of the Turkistan Islamic Party’s (TP) Arabic-language “Islamic Turkistan” magazine, an author incited for attacks on Chinese and Russians in the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia.
Al-Furat Province, a division of the Islamic State (IS) in western Iraq, released a video highlighting the Uyghur fighters in its ranks and their children, showing their activities in the battlefield and training camps, and brutally executing informants.
Rebel groups operating in Syria criticized the fatwa issued by prominent Islamic scholars calling for a merger among the Syrian rebel groups which was allegedly signed by Ahrar al-Sham, Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS), Ajnad al-Sham, Noor al-Dine al-Zanki, Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) and others.
Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, Ahrar al-Sham Islamic Movement, Faylaq al-Sham, Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP), and other Syrian rebel factions announced the launch of operation al-Ashoura in Mount al-Akrad in the countryside of Latakkia, and claimed “liberating” various villages from the Syrian regime.
The Syria division of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) released a video on its celebrations for Eid al-Adha, showing gun-toting children, male and female, and fighters in the battlefield.
A media group opposed to the Islamic State (IS) released an audio speech attributed to Abu Dher Azzam (AKA Abu Dher al-Barmi), a Burmese religious scholar who previously served as a mufti in the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), disavowing the Islamic State (IS).
Fighters in Syria in support of al-Qaeda and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (formerly the Nusra Front) released the third issue of the English magazine “Al Risalah,” featuring a two-part story by a former British Guantanamo detainee, and interviews with a British fighter in al-Qaeda’s branch in Somalia, the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, and a suicide bomber from the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) before his mission.
Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri addressed Muslims in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of northwestern China in the ninth episode of his “Islamic Spring” series, promoting their cause and urging them to have patience amidst the “long battle” with the “atheist Chinese occupiers”.
The Jaish al-Fath (“Army of Conquest”) coalition, spearheaded by the Syrian al-Qaeda affiliate the Nusra Front (NF), launched a comprehensive attack against the regime forces in Mount al-Turkman and Mount al-Akrad in Lattakia, and claimed capturing multiple areas.
Abdul Haq, the leader of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP), rejected the "Caliphate" announced by the Islamic State (IS) and explained the reasons for the downfall of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) in an audio interview.
The Syria division of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) called for a general mobilization in a video entitled “Avenging Aleppo,” which showed footage of the aftermath of the Russian airstrikes and the recent battles in the region.
The Syria division of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) released a video on the recent takeovers of al-Khalidiyah and Khan Touman, two villages in northern Aleppo.
The Syria division of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) reported that its fighters participated with those from the Nusra Front and Jund al-Aqsa in liberating Khan Touman and other locations in southern Aleppo.
Jaish al-Fath (“Army of Conquest”), a coalition of al-Nusra Front and Islamist rebel groups in Syria, has been re-established in an offensive against the regime forces in south Aleppo, Lattakia, and Hama area. Twitter and Telegram channels announced the formation on May 1, 2016.
The Syria division of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) released a video on capturing Khirbat al-Naqus in Hama governorate, after earlier claiming a joint attack with Jund al-Aqsa on the village, and publishing a clip of a suicide bombing on a nearby bridge.
The Syria division of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) released a video on capturing the al-Mansoura grain silos in Sahl al-Ghab, featuring in one segment the use of a remote controlled armor-plated VBIED.