‘Amaq News Agency released a video documenting the use of the Islamic State’s (IS) currency in markets in Deir al-Zour, Syria, two years after the announcement of its minting and eventual circulation.
Telegram channels linked to the Islamic State (IS) disseminated an English translation of a recent social media ban issued by IS’ “Delegated Committee.”
The Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province claimed seizing control over seven checkpoints belonging to the Afghan National Army in Jowzjan in northern Afghanistan.
The Afghan Taliban claimed credit for the attack on Bagram airfield guards as they were en route to the American base, and described them as “spies”.
The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed credit for the suicide bombing outside the Wadajir district headquarters in the capital, Mogadishu.
Ansar al-Furqan, a Balochistan-based Sunni jihadi group, announced the death of its leader, Ustaz Salahuddin (AKA Mawlvi Jaleel Qambarzai).
A purported jihadist sought information on producing sarin gas, claiming that he wants to ensure the quick death of individuals who are normally difficult to target.
Al-Qaeda’s (AQ) affiliate in Mali, Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (NIM), claimed credit for the attack at the Kangaba tourist resort near the capital, Bamako, and declared that it bears a message to the “Crusaders” that they will never be safe in the country.
The Mauritanian Nouakchott News Agency, which has carried exclusives from al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) and its subsidiary, Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (NIM), in the past, reported that a brigade belonging to the latter is responsible for the attack at the Kangaba tourist resort near the Malian capital, Bamako.
In an Ebaa News Agency interview, Abdullah Muhaysini recounted surviving an assassination attempt by an alleged member of the Islamic State (IS) and reprimanded the perpetrators for choosing to target the liberated areas rather than their apparent enemies.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported fighters in the Philippines killing a total of 14 soldiers and destroying an armored vehicle in a two-day period in Marawi.
The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s branch in Somalia, claimed killing 10 Kenyan troops in two separate attacks, one of them in Kenya, and striking AMISOM and Somali National Army (SNA) forces in seven incidents in a five-day period.
Pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram channels pointed to the incident outside the Finsbury Mosque in London, England, in which a van ran over pedestrians to incite Muslims to rise up and attack.
Harakat Sawa'd Misr (Arms of Egypt Movement), or "Hasam," claimed killing two police officers and wounding three others in a roadside bombing on their vehicle in Cairo.
The Afghan Taliban claimed that 200 “Police Special Unit hirelings” were killed in a five-man suicide raid on a police headquarters in Gardez, the capital of Paktia province in eastern Afghanistan.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported a suicide raid on Tuz Khurmatu Airbase in Iraq’s Salah al-Din governorate, and noted the presence of American advisors among the Kurdish Peshmerga.
The Afghan Taliban promoted the insider attack on U.S. forces at the 209 Shaheen Military Corps headquarters in Balkh province, expressing that the shooter had a “sense of patriotism”.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reports that IS fighters “maintain most of their positions” amid their siege on Marawi City in the Philippines.
In its first operation in Israel, the Islamic State (IS) claimed killing one female soldier and wounding others in a stabbing attack in the city of Jerusalem, declaring the attack “will not be the last.”
A group calling itself “Ansar al-Shariah Pakistan” (ASP), which purports to have defectors from the Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province among its membership, announced its establishment, and explained the reasons for those fighters joining and then leaving the IS.