Abu Bakr Shekau, the leader of Jama’at Ahl al-Sunnah Lil Dawa Wal Jihad ("Boko Haram"), insisted in his latest video appearance that he remains the leader of the Islamic State’s (IS) West Africa Province.
The Islamic State (IS) published in the 73rd issue of its al-Naba weekly newspaper an infographic on operations in East Asia, and specifically the Philippines, and promoted the suicide bombing on a Special Forces’ camp in the capital of Bangladesh.
Following the March 22, 2017 vehicular and stabbing attack near the Parliament building in London, Islamic State (IS) supporters celebrated while threatening further attacks.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported that the individual responsible for the vehicular and knife attack in front of the British Parliament in London is an IS “soldier”.
An alleged jihadi migrant, self-implied as living under the Islamic State (IS) in Syria, called on Muslims to either migrate to IS territory or carry out lone-wolf attacks at home, stating, “leave or take revenge.”
The pro-Islamic State (IS) Nashir News Agency advocated for the use of social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube with the hashtag “The Media is Yours.”
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported an attack targeting a Philippine police vehicle in southern Philippines.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported that 1,800 residents of the city of Mosul fell victim to “continuous American-Iraqi massacres,” and in a video, featured footage of the devastation.
Faylaq ar-Rahman released a statement defining the “offense-style” battle launched by rebel groups in al-Ghouta and claimed gains in East Qalamoun against the Islamic State (IS).
Ahrar al-Sham Islamic Movement claimed gaining control of a mountain range in Eastern Qalamoun following clashes against the Islamic State (IS).
The Islamic State (IS) revealed its launch of “Al-Bayan Channel,” a television channel across which it broadcasts programming for people in its held-territories, in a video focusing on two foreign fighters and their children and upbringing in Syria’s ar-Raqqah governorate.
Baghdad Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed killing 23 Shi’ites and wounding 34 others in a car bombing in the capital’s ‘Amil neighborhood.
A pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram channel suggested alternative packing for improvised explosive devices (IED) using easily-acquired items.
The Islamic State’s (IS) Ninawa Province in Iraq released a video featuring a doctor, a child, and a disabled fighter as suicide bombers, as well as footage of weaponized unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) strikes.
North Baghdad Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed killing a Popular Mobilization commander in a four-man suicide raid on his house in Tarmiyah.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported a suicide bombing in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, targeting a Special Forces camp.
The Islamic State (IS) claimed killing 12 from Philippine Army forces, among whom a colonel and a captain, south of Cotabato City in the Philippines.
A pro-Islamic State (IS) German-language Telegram channel forwarded calls for attacks in Germany, advising how to combat targets and claim responsibility on behalf of IS.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency reported on attacks by IS fighters on U.S. forces in northern Raqqah, Syria.
The pro-Islamic State (IS) Ahwaal Ummat Media Center published a graphic threatening attacks in India and showing the Taj Mahal in Agra as a target.