The Islamic State (IS) claimed killing and wounding dozens in a four-man suicide raid on the Kirkush military base in Baladruz, east of Baquba, and noted that the base is used by American forces to train Iraqi soldiers.
The Islamic State (IS) claimed a suicide operation against “Awakening” forces – though a previous report suggests it was Ahrar al-Sham forces – in the village of Tal Tuqman village in the countryside of Idlib, killing and wounding 50, and killing 3 commanders.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported the assassination of five spies supposedly working for the Philippine army.
Al-Qaeda (AQ) derided the visit of U.S. President Donald Trump to Saudi Arabia and found it to be another example of the Saudi royals’ “treachery,” in the 15th issue of its “al-Nafeer” (Call to Mobilize) bulletin.
The Islamic State’s (IS) Dijlah Province released a photo of one of it’s foreign fighters – identified as Abu Nazir al-Firansi originally from France – who died fighting in the province.
Hamza bin Laden, a son of former al-Qaeda (AQ) leader Usama bin Laden, highlighted Saudi collusion with the British in the early-20th century in a speech encouraging Muslims in Saudi Arabia to overthrow the royal family.
The Islamic State’s (IS) al-Furat Province in western Iraq published photos of its fighters blowing up and leveling to the ground two communications towers near al-Tanf, a crossing on the Iraq-Jordan-Syria border.
The Islamic State (IS) claimed killing and wounding nearly 80 Iraqi policemen and what it described as Shi’ite “polytheists” in two suicide bombings in Baghdad.
Al-Janoub Province, the Islamic State (IS) division referred to as “South Baghdad,” claimed credit for a suicide bombing and separate car bomb explosion at the entrance to and north of Basra.
Inspired by the vehicular homicide in New York City's Times Square on May 18, 2017, a pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram channel threatened similar attacks to come and incited lone wolves to take action.
The Islamic State (IS) claimed killing and wounding over 170 Syrian regime soldiers in an offensive in eastern Hama.
In issue 81 of its al-Naba weekly newspaper, the Islamic State (IS) provided an infographic breaking down its “Islamic Currency,” and included an article from its Treasury Organization’s leader, calling on Muslims to “get rid” of all paper currency.
The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, provided an update of its claimed car bombing in the capital, Mogadishu.
The Islamic State’s (IS) Khorasan Province claimed killing nearly 30 Afghan security elements and media personnel in a suicide raid on the Radio Television Afghanistan (RTA) building in Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar in eastern Afghanistan.
The Islamic State (IS) released a video demonstrating some of its newly-developed weapons it deployed in the Mosul battle, including an explosives-laden aircraft and a remote-controlled rover equipped with a bomb, and featuring American, Belgian, and Canadian fighters inciting for lone-wolf jihad.
The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed credit for a car bombing in the capital, Mogadishu, and an attack on an Ethiopian military base in Halgan.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported that group fighters are responsible for the suicide raid at the Afghan national radio and television station in Jalalabad, the provincial capital of Nangarhar.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported IED attacks on Taliban and Afghan military forces in Nangarhar.
The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed killing and wounding Somali forces in two attacks in Qansahdhere, Bay Region, and west of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu.
IS released a photo in its “Caravans_of_Martyrs” reports, showing a slain fighter identified as Abu Suleiman al-Kindi [Kanadi], a possible designation for a Canadian.