A message aimed at recruiting fighters to join Mujahidin Indonesia Timur (MIT) described and romanticized the day-to-day lives and the “love story” between fighters and the group.
Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked groups targeted upcoming Indonesian elections, calling for IS media to be disseminated on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as well as inciting for attacks.
Following the recent deletion of an IS-affiliated VK account belonging to a prominent Islamic State (IS/ISIS) Indonesian-speaking supporter, a new account was created in order to continue distributing IS media on the Russian social media platform.
Indonesian Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked supporter has been using LinkedIn accounts to disseminate IS videos, including gruesome execution footage.
As Indonesian Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked channels on Telegram continue to urge members to publish media on VK, the following report reviews one of these networks illustrating how IS supporters gain a foothold on the Russian media platform.
A message from Mujahidin Indonesia Timur (MIT) incited supporters to carry out attacks and disseminate material online, calling for the activation of “sleeper cells” in Indonesia.
Filipino Islamic State (IS/ISIS) supporters on Facebook lauded a dual suicide bombing at a church in Jolo, Philippines claimed by the group, posting photos of the devastation with celebratory commentary with some stating the killing “not enough.”
An Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked Indonesian group distributed a graphic threatening Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, featuring him as an IS captive.
US Army Field Manuals were translated to Indonesian and disseminated by an Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked Telegram channel, including six tutorials on combat skills including camouflage, tracking, and weapons fire control.
A Filipino Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked Facebook account posted photos of a home-made bomb, with another IS-linked account requesting to purchase the device to use in a suicide bombing targeting a military camp.
An Indonesian Islamic State (IS/ISIS) fighter who was featured in official media inciting Southeast Asian Muslims to pledge to the group, was reported killed on Facebook, Instagram, and Telegram.
Videos from an Indonesian preacher urging for the release of radical jihadi preacher Abu Bakr Bashir were disseminated on social media platforms by Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked supporters, with youths incited to “assemble their full potential to release Ustadz Abu.”
Indonesian translations of US Army Field Manuals were disseminated by an Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked Telegram channel, including four tutorials on urban warfare.
An Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked Indonesian media group incited against the country’s current National Police Chief for collaborating with the “kuffar” U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).
Indonesian-language tutorials detailing how to make explosives with household items were disseminated by an Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked Telegram channel.
Videos and an Indonesian language tutorial for a home-made pipe shotgun and accompanying cartridge were distributed by an Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked Indonesian Telegram channel.
A message urging the Patani people in Malaysia to join the South Thailand insurgency, promoting holy war and the establishment of an Islamic state was posted to Facebook.
An Indonesian language message on an Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-linked Facebook page called on IS supporters to persevere in spreading IS’ message online against British and American efforts to prevent their activity.
An Islamic State (IS/ISIS)-aligned Indonesian media group continues to use Instagram, Google+, and Blogger to disseminate IS media and publish the third edition of its magazine.
An IS-linked Indonesian Telegram channel distributed a message urging attacks against the U.S. and its allies in Indonesia, promoting suicide bombings in particular.