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Jihadi “Charity” Persists in Soliciting Bitcoin Donations for Foreign Fighters’ Families

Revealing a new Bitcoin wallet address, a jihadi “charity” focused on financing foreign fighters and families in Syria continues to solicit cryptocurrency donations.

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Wednesday, 16 January 2019
Bi-Weekly inSITE Report on Hayat Tahrir al-Sham for January 2-15, 2019

Significant HTS offensive on NLF affiliates in Aleppo. Analysis of media – including an interview with group leader Abu Muhammad al-Julani justifying the offensive on NLF, and material from Hama-based group affiliate Jaysh al-Izza.

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Wednesday, 16 January 2019
IS Issues Formal Communique for Suicide Bombing in Aleppo on Coalition-SDF Patrol

After its 'Amaq News Agency reported a suicide bombing in Aleppo inflicting nine casualties among American soldiers, the Islamic State (IS) issued a formal communique for the attack.

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Wednesday, 16 January 2019
'Amaq Reports Casualties Among U.S. Soldiers in IS Suicide Bombing in Aleppo

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency reported nine casualties among American soldiers in a suicide bombing on a "patrol of the international coalition" in Aleppo, Syria.

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Wednesday, 16 January 2019
Pro-HTS Org Shares News of British Aid Worker’s Rescue, Continues Fundraising for Refugees in Syria

A pro-Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) “charity” fundraising for fighters’ families and refugees in Syria, recently shared news of a British aid worker reportedly rescued by HTS.

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Tuesday, 15 January 2019
Ethiopian-Canadian IS Member Captured by SDF Forces in Deir al-Zour

An alleged Ethiopian-Canadian Islamic State (IS/ISIS) fighter was captured by Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Deir al-Zour, following recent reports of other Westerner IS members arrested in the area.

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Monday, 14 January 2019
IS' al-Hayat Identifies 191 Casualties in 71 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (January 3-9)

The Islamic State (IS) released the 24th episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of January 3-9, 2019.

Friday, 11 January 2019
IS-aligned Group Gives Biography of Alleged German Recruiter, Media Figure

A foreign-fighter centric Islamic State (IS)-aligned group published a biography of an alleged German fighter who served as a media figure and an online recruiter of European Muslims.

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Thursday, 10 January 2019
American Teenager and German Among Eight IS Members Captured by YPG in Deir ez-Zor

The Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) group announced the capture of eight alleged Islamic State (IS/ISIS) members in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor governorate, among whom was an alleged American teenager.

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Thursday, 10 January 2019
AQ-aligned Coalition in Syria Releases Video on Raids on Syrian Military Positions in Latakia

Pertaining to an operation in which it allegedly killed more than 30 Syrian officers and soldiers, the al-Qaeda (AQ)-aligned jihadi coalition the 'Incite the Believers' Operations Room released a video showing the training of its fighters for the attack and operation footage.

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Wednesday, 09 January 2019
Jihadi Dark Web Crowdfunding Site Calls for Monero Funds to Equip Militants in Syria

A jihadi Dark Web crowdfunding site recently launched a new project requesting Monero contributions to fund a Syria-based group of Western fighters.

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Monday, 07 January 2019
After SDF Arrest of Americans and Irish National, IS-affiliated Group Warns Foreign Fighters of Entering Among Civilians

After Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced the arrest of two Americans, two Pakistanis, and an Irish national in Deir al-Zour, an Islamic State (IS)-affiliated group warned foreign fighters to avoid entering among civilians.

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Monday, 07 January 2019
IS Claims Inflicting 17 Casualties Among SDF in Suicide Attack in Raqqah

The Islamic State (IS) claimed inflicting 17 casualties among Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), or what it calls "PKK," in a suicide attack in Raqqah.

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Monday, 07 January 2019
IS' al-Hayat Identifies 302 Casualties in 72 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (December 27 - January 2)

The Islamic State (IS) released the 23rd episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of December 27, 2018 - January 2, 2019.

Thursday, 03 January 2019
NLF Declares War on HTS after Clashes in Western Aleppo

The National Liberation Front (NLF) issued a statement declaring war on Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), calling the group a “general threat” after losing territory and fighters in western Aleppo governorate.

Wednesday, 02 January 2019
Pro-AQ Charity Persists in Fundraising for Western Fighters’ Families in Syria

A pro-al-Qaeda (AQ) charity persists in fundraising and recently requested aid to smuggle British women and children into Idlib, Syria.

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Monday, 31 December 2018
Syria-based AQ-affiliated Official Abu Julaybib Reportedly Killed

Iyad Nazmi Salih Khalil (AKA Iyad al-Tubaysi, Abu Julaybib al-Urduni), a Syria-based al-Qaeda (AQ)-affiliated militant official, was reportedly killed.

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Friday, 28 December 2018
IS' al-Hayat Identifies 175 Casualties in 58 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (December 20-26)

The Islamic State (IS) released the 22nd episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of December 20-26, 2018.

Friday, 28 December 2018
3 IS-linked Groups Release Joint Video Inciting Arson in West, Portray U.S. Pullout from Syria as American Defeat

Three Islamic State (IS)-linked groups released a joint video inciting lone wolves in the West to carry out arson attacks and portraying the U.S. troop pullout from Syria as American defeat.

Thursday, 27 December 2018
Syria-based Jihadi Cleric Muhaysini Sees U.S. Withdrawal from Country a "New Turn" in Syrian Revolution

Abdullah al-Muhaysini, a prominent Saudi cleric and jihadi figure in Syria, discussed the American withdrawal from the country, finding it a "great incidence" and a "new turn" in the Syrian revolution.

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Friday, 21 December 2018

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  • Bi-Weekly inSITE Report on Hayat Tahrir al-Sham for December 19-January 1

    Review of continued operations against SAA and IS across multiple governorates of Syria. Analysis of decline in media output - following halt of primary subject matter.

  • Bi-Weekly inSITE Report on Hayat Tahrir al-Sham for December 5-18

    Analysis of uptick in operations against SAA and IS across various governorates of Syria. Review of decreased media output – continued focus on training exercises.  

  • Bi-Weekly inSITE Report on Hayat Tahrir al-Sham for November 21-December 4

    Analysis of media featuring an interview with HTS leader Abu Muhammad al-Julani.

  • Bi-Weekly inSITE Report on Hayat Tahrir al-Sham for November 7-20

    Review of activity against SAA, Russian forces, and IS - spanning three regions.

  • Bi-Weekly inSITE Report on Hayat Tahrir al-Sham for October 10-23

    HTS shifted its strategic aim following a long-deliberated tentative acceptance of the Socchi Agreement – with full geographic focus placed on Idlib, wherein the group reported targeting only IS fighters. In tandem, HTS did not report any operations targeting the SAA.

  • Bi-Weekly inSITE Report on Hayat Tahrir al-Sham for October 24-November 6

    HTS expanded its area of operations out of Idlib into Aleppo and Hama this period. Focus was placed on attacks targeting SAA, while reports emerged pertaining to confrontations against NLF affiliates the Zenki Movement and Ahrar al-Sham.

  • HTS Claims Gains in Idlib from the Regime, Restoring Control of Villages from IS in Eastern Hama

    Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) celebrated gains and victory against the regime forces in the southern countryside of Idlib, and reported regaining control of several villages which were temporarily lost to the Islamic State (IS) in the eastern countryside of Hama.

  • HTS News for September 26-October 9, 2018

    This period HTS claimed operations against IS, SAA, and Zenki Movement. Unconfirmed reports of conflict with Hurras al-Deen and IS assassination of an HTS element. HTS and the NLF came to an agreement following clashes and an HTS affiliate rejects the terms of the Sochi Agreement.

  • HTS News in Syria for April 12, 2018

    Highlights: HTS reports attacks on the regime’s army in the countryside of Hama; engaging in clashes with JTS-affiliated groups in the countryside of Idlib and in west of Aleppo; reports of Russian airstrikes in the countryside of Idlib, and numerous regime airstrikes across Syria and chemical attacks over Douma.

  • HTS News in Syria for April 19, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for April 19, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civiln and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for April 4, 2018

    Highlights: HTS reports clashes with the regime’s army in the northern countryside of Homs and south of Hama, resulting in many casualties and injuries in the regime forces; engaging in clashes with JTS-affiliated groups in the countryside of Idlib and in west of Aleppo; reports of Russian and regime airstrikes in the countryside of Idlib.

  • HTS News in Syria for August 14, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims attacks on the regime’s army in west and north of Aleppo and taking control of al-Tell in Western Ghouta; the group condemned the execution of seven members of White Helmets in Sarmeen and promised to provide protection to the civil defense in the liberated areas; HTS refused news of disputes with the First Coastal Division in Latakkia and denied attacks against Nour al-Din Zinki Movement in Aleppo; HTS News reported the release of 104 prisoners as per the agreement reached between the group in Western Qalamoun and the regime.

  • HTS News in Syria for August 14, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for August 14, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for August 21, 2018

    Assassination of a member of the Syrian regime military; 6 IS militants executed; graduation of HTS Mujahideen; inside photos of HTS’ ‘Death League’ training camp; HTS continues its security campaign against “reconciliation”; regime airstrikes in the countryside of Idlib, Hama, and Lattakia.

  • HTS News in Syria for August 22, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims numerous attacks on the Syrian regime forces in Western Ghouta, north of Aleppo, north of Latakkia, and south of Hama; arresting an IS cell north of Idlib and another cell charged with kidnapping and delivering HTS fighters to the regime; HTS provides photos of its military camp in Latakkia; reports coalition and regime airstrikes in Eastern and Western Ghouta, the countryside of Hama, northern Homs, the southern countryside of Idlib, and northern Aleppo.

  • HTS News in Syria for August 24, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims attacking the Syrian regime forces in northern countryside of Latakkia, northern Aleppo, east and south of Hama; clashes against the regime over the Salmayya – Homs highway and the Khanaser Front; reports of regime airstrikes in the northern countryside of Aleppo, the southern countryside of Idlib, and the northern countryside of Homs.

  • HTS News in Syria for August 28, 2018

    Video of children playacting jihad to become future “mujahideen;” arrest of Islamic State suspects in Idlib; Julani’s speech for Eid al-Adha and imminent Syrian regime advance; video of a new group of “Red Bands” fighters; fortification of HTS positions in Idlib, Lattakia, and Hama; regime airstrikes in Aleppo and Hama.

  • HTS News in Syria for August 30, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims attacks on the regime forces in the southern and western countryside of Aleppo, and in south of Hama; reports of regime airstrikes in the northern countryside of Homs, southern countryside of Idlib, eastern and northern countryside of Hama, and Western Ghouta; rehab activities in the southern countryside of Idlib; entrance of humanitarian relief convoys into the northern countryside of Homs.

  • HTS News in Syria for August 7, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for August 7, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for August 8, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims attacks on the regime’s army in Aleppo, Latakkia and Hama; and a raid over an Islamic State (IS) cell in Idlib; announces readiness to “dissolve into one entity” in Eastern Ghouta to prevent further airstrikes in the area; denies media reports suggesting tensions between HTS and TIP; reports reaching an agreement with Hezbollah in Western Qalamoun which allows a prisoner exchange between two groups and the safe departure of the dislocated refugees and fighters in the area; reports of regime strikes in Homs, Hama, Latakkia, Idlib; rehab activities in Hama and Idlib.

  • HTS News in Syria for December 19, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims killing over 25 regime soldiers in clashes in rural Hama, further battles with the regime forces in the southern and northern countryside of Aleppo, and in Western Ghouta; killing at least 12 IS fighters in the countryside of Hama; reports of Russian airstrikes in southern Aleppo, northern Hama, and the southern countryside of Idlib; and regime airstrikes in surrounding Idlib and in northern Latakkia; rehab activities in Idlib city.

  • HTS News in Syria for December 26, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims killing over a dozen of regime soldiers in clashes in rural Hama, Aleppo, and in Western Ghouta; killing at least 9 IS fighters in numerous encounters with IS in the countryside of Hama; reports of Russian airstrikes in southern Aleppo, northern Hama, and the countryside of Idlib; and regime airstrikes in surrounding Idlib, Hama, and eastern Qalamoun; rehab activities in Idlib and Aleppo.

  • HTS News in Syria for January 15, 2018

    Highlights: HTS claims taking numerous villages in south Idlib as part of activities of the newly formed operation room in the area; and several villages in southern Aleppo following clashes against the regime forces; killing an unidentified number of regime and pro-regime militia forces during the clashes and taking a variety of war spoils; reports of Russian airstrikes in southern and eastern Idlib; and regime airstrikes in rural Idlib, Homs, and Eastern Ghouta.

  • HTS News in Syria for January 22, 2018

    Highlights: HTS claims killing over 500 regime soldiers in 20-day period in the countryside of Damascus, clashing with the regime forces in the countryside of Idlib and killing over 30 regime and pro-regime elements while regaining control of two villages in the area; reports of Russian and regime airstrikes in the countryside of Idlib.

  • HTS News in Syria for January 29, 2018

    Highlights: HTS leader Julani rallies fighters to battlefields, notes Jerusalem as ultimate objective; HTS claims killing over a dozen regime soldiers in the countryside of Idlib, further clashing with the regime and pro-regime forces in western Aleppo and in Daraa, while regaining control of two military locations near Sam’an, west of Aleppo; reports of Russian and regime airstrikes in the countryside of Idlib.

  • HTS News in Syria for January 8, 2018

    Highlights: HTS claims killing over 80 regime soldiers in clashes in rural Hama, Aleppo, Latakkia, and in Western Ghouta; killing at least a dozen of IS fighters in the countryside of Hama and Idlib; reports of Russian airstrikes in southern Idlib, the countryside of Hama, and in Aleppo; and regime airstrikes in rural Aleppo and Idlib.

  • HTS News in Syria for July 10, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for July 10, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for July 15, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for July 15, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for July 18, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims targeting the Syrian regime’s forces in Aleppo, Latakkia, and the countryside of Damascus; tension with Ahrar al-Sham in Idlib and Aleppo; Ebaa reports rehab activities throughout Idlib.

  • HTS News in Syria for July 25, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for July 25, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for July 27, 2017

    Highlights: HTS engages in violent battles with Ahrar al-Sham in Idlib, takes control of the city and various cities and towns in the area; infighting draws adverse reactions and ends with ceasefire agreement between Ahrar al-Sham and HTS; HTS executes two IS members in Idlib; HTS claims killing over 200 in clashes with Iranian militias, Hezbollah in Western Qalamoun.

  • HTS News in Syria for July 31, 2017

  • HTS News in Syria for July 31, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for July 31, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for June 13, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims defeating the Syrian regime army in Jumruk and imminently gaining control of al-Manshiyya neighborhood of Idlib; Division 13 dissolves following conflicts with HTS, and Jaish Idlib al-Hurr is to take control of the group’s headquarters; photos show HTS fighters stationed in Tal Mosebein and in al-Mansoura in the countryside of Aleppo; HTS clashed with the PKK in the countryside of Aleppo, and attacked regime’s military airports in Dara’a; rehabilitation activities continue in Idlib and Hama.

  • HTS News in Syria for June 14, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for June 14, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for June 20, 2017

    Highlights: HTS official and recruiter Abdullah al-Muhaysini survives an assassination attempt in Idlib; HTS “administrator” Muhammad Ibrahim al-Majarish was reportedly killed by a roadside explosive device planted in the countryside of Daraa; HTS claims battles with the Syrian regime’s army in Western Ghouta, south of Hama, and Idlib; reports repelling an attempted advance by Jaish al-Islam into al-Ashari in Eastern Ghouta; HTS claims engaging in confrontations with the PKK in the western countryside of Aleppo; photos show continued rehab activities in Idlib and Hama.

  • HTS News in Syria for June 21, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for June 21, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for June 26, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims major advances in al-Quneitra and battles with the Syrian regime’s army and pro-regime militias in the countryside of Damascus, and Aleppo and Hama; reports repelling an infiltration attempt by the IS into a refugee area in Damascus and an attempted advance of the IS-linked Jaish Khaled bin al-Walid in the western countryside of Daraa.

  • HTS News in Syria for June 28, 2018

      Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for June 28, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for June 6, 2017

    Highlights: HTS claims suicide bombings in battles with regime forces in Dara’a, provides video infographic of the battles in al-Manshiyya neighborhood for a 100-day period; clashes with the Syrian regime’s army in Dara’a, Homs, and Hama; engages in confrontations with IS in the Qalamoun mountains; photos show HTS fighters stationed on fronts in Aleppo and Latakia; continues restoration and maintenance activities in Idlib and Aleppo; reports of regime attacks in Idlib, Dara’a, Aleppo, and Hama.

  • HTS News in Syria for June 7, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for June 7, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for March 13, 2018

    Highlights: HTS reports clashes with the regime’s army in Eastern Ghouta and in the southern countryside of Aleppo; encounters with JTS in the countryside of west of Aleppo and the countryside of Idlib where the group claimed taking control of a number of villages; reports of Russian and regime airstrikes in Eastern Ghouta.

  • HTS News in Syria for March 29, 2018

    Highlights: HTS reports a suicide bombing on the regime forces and clashes with the regime’s army in Eastern Ghouta, further encounters in the countryside of Latakkia, and in the countryside of Hama; engaging in clashes with JTS-affiliated groups in south of Idlib and in west of Aleppo; reports of numerous Russian and airstrikes across Syria.

  • HTS News in Syria for March 6, 2018

    Highlights: HTS reports numerous encounters with JTS in the countryside of Idlib and Aleppo where the group claimed taking control of a number of villages; claims repelling an advance by the regime forces in northern Hama; reports of Russian and regime airstrikes in Ghouta region.

  • HTS News in Syria for May 1, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for May 1, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for May 10, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for May 10, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.

  • HTS News in Syria for May 15, 2017

    Highlights: The assassination of HTS military commander, Abu Sa’d al-Faransi (possibly French); official statement by HTS media arm criticizing Turkish incursion into Idlib territory; clashes with regime in al-Ghouta and Aleppo.

  • HTS News in Syria for May 16, 2017

    Highlights: HTS video features Reactions of civilians to a recent US bounty on Julani; Formation and recruitment of HTS’ Elite Forces in Dara'a; Reports on casualties in northern Homs, Eastern Ghouta; Claims of use vacuum bombs by Russian forces in northern Hama.

  • HTS News in Syria for May 17, 2017

    Highlights: Death of HTS military commander in Dara’a; retrieval of Sinjar checkpoints in Hama; reports of regime attacks on agricultural areas in Hama and Dara’a; rehabilitation activities in Idlib.

  • HTS News in Syria for May 17, 2018

    Linked to this article is the Weekly inSITE on Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) report for May 17, 2018, which provides updates on HTS' daily activities, both civil and military, in Syria, and its multimedia releases.