A Twitter account called on its followers to “avenge” the “Blind Sheikh” Omar Abdul Rahman, an Egyptian cleric involved in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, in a “most utmost and deadly way.”
The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, declared war on the new Somali government under President Mohamed Abdullah Farmajo in an audio speech, and also urged Somali soldiers to surrender or be killed.
The Afghan Taliban issued a statement mourning its “governor” for Afghanistan’s Kunduz province, Mullah Abdul Salam Akhund, who was killed in a U.S. airstrike.
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”.
Algeria Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed credit for the suicide bombing at a police station in the northeastern city of Constantine.
Jihadists reported that Ahmed Hassan Abu al-Khayr al-Masri, the deputy of al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in Syria, was killed in a U.S. airstrike in Idlib, and a Telegram channel provided a brief biography.
After the expiration of the ransom deadline, the Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group beheading German national Jurgen Kantner and released a video of it.
The pro-Islamic State (IS) al-Burhan Media Foundation published a series of posters echoing the recent IS incitement to Egyptian Muslims to kill Christians in the country.
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.
The Afghan Taliban issued an environmental message attributed to its leader, Haibatullah Akhundzada, calling on his fighters as well as Afghans in general to plant trees for the beautification of the earth.
The Global Islamic Media Front (GIMF) released an English translation of the kidnapping guide authored by al-Qaeda (AQ) official Saif al-'Adl.
Tahrir al-Sham, the group into which Jabhat Fateh al-Sham and several Syrian militant factions dissolved, claimed credit for the suicide raid at the State and Military Security branches in Homs.
In the tenth issue of its “al-Nafeer” (Call to Mobilize) bulletin, Al-Qaeda (AQ) offered another eulogy for “Blind Sheikh” Omar Abdul Rahman, praising him as “engraved in history.”
Al-Bayda’ Province, an Islamic State (IS) division in Yemen, claimed killing and wounding dozens of Houthi elements in an assault on the area of Hama Liqah in Qifa.
Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) released a video showing its fighters clashing with and repulsing Yemeni Elite Forces in Hadramawt governorate, and also featuring scenes of fighter training in assassinations and kidnapping.
The Afghan Taliban claimed killing 25 Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers, including a commander, and wounding 18 others in a suicide bombing that targeted their checkpoint in Helmand's Girishk district.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported that fighters belonging to the group killed a Somali army officer in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
The Islamic State’s (IS) Aleppo Province claimed killing eight Turkish soldiers and 60 Syrian opposition militants in a suicide bombing on their gathering in the town of Susiyan in the north.
Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed killing and wounding dozens of commanders and troops at a Security Belt Forces (SBF) headquarters as a result of a suicide bombing and raid in Yemen’s Abyan governorate, in addition to taking credit for operations on Houthis in al-Bayda’, Ibb, and Hadramawt.
The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, issued a eulogy for the “Blind Sheikh” Omar Abdul Rahman, wherein it urged Islamic scholars to follow his example and incite for jihad, and also remarked on the U.S. military operation in Qifa, Yemen.