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IS Video Featuring Southeast Asian Fighters Inciting for Lone-Wolf Attacks Translated to Indonesian

The first official video from the Islamic State (IS/ISIS)’s division in the Philippines, featuring Southeast Asian fighters inciting Muslims to join the group and carry out lone-wolf attacks, was translated to Indonesian and disseminated on Telegram.

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Friday, 14 December 2018
Indonesian Hostage Pleads for Help in Video Attributed to Abu Sayyaf Group

Samsul Saguni, an Indonesian hostage reportedly held by Abu Sayyaf Group in Sulu, Philippines, appeared in a video pleading for help.

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Thursday, 13 December 2018
IS Video Featuring Southeast Asian Children Trained in Hasakah, Translated to Indonesian

An Islamic State (IS/ISIS) video featuring fighters from Southeast Asia, military training for children, and further featuring fighters and children burning their passports, was translated to Indonesian and shared on Telegram.

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Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Message Attributed to Female Malaysian Jihadist Explores "Soft Side" of Fighters

A message attributed to a female Malaysian jihadist who had traveled to Syria explores the "soft side" of fighters, seeking to remove their stigma as "monsters".

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Thursday, 04 October 2018
AQIS Fighter Urges Muslims of Chittagong (Bangladesh) to Fight in Myanmar to Help Rohingya Brethren

An al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) fighter urged Muslims of Chittagong, a city in southeastern Bangladesh, to wage guerilla warfare in neighboring Myanmar to help their Rohingya brethren.

Monday, 18 December 2017
Over Half Million Dollars Wired from Indonesia to IS in Philippines, Via Western Union

Dr. Mahmud Ahmad, IS leader & financier in SE Asia

A top Islamic State (IS/ISIS) leader and financier funneled at least $600,000 from Indonesia to the Philippines, through Western Union transactions.

Wednesday, 25 October 2017
Echoing AQAP, Shabaab Urges AQIS to Physically Support Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement echoed the call from fellow al-Qaeda branch al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in urging their brethren in the Indian Subcontinent to physically support Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.

Thursday, 07 September 2017
AQAP Official Batarfi Urges Support for Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, Calls AQIS to Attack

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) released a video speech by one of its officials, Khalid bin Umar Batarfi, calling on Muslims and especially those in Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, and Malaysia to support their Rohingya Muslim brethren in Myanmar (Burma), and for al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) to carry out attacks.

Saturday, 02 September 2017
IS Focuses on Marawi in 3rd Episode of “Inside the Caliphate”

The Islamic State (IS) focused on Marawi in the third episode of its "Inside the Caliphate" [من الداخل] series, highlighting fighters' perseverance against Philippine soldiers and American and Australian aircraft, and calling on Muslims in the region to come and fight.

Sunday, 20 August 2017
Pro-IS Telegram Channel Calls for Muslims in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Brunei to “Rush” to Philippines

A pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram channel called on Muslims in Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, and elsewhere in Southeast Asia to “rush” to join IS fighters in Philippines amid their siege on the city of Marawi. 

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Thursday, 20 July 2017
Jihadist Demands Muslims Throughout East Asia Including Japan, Singapore, and South Korea, Rise Against Their Governments

A jihadist promoted jihad in Thailand while demanding that Muslims throughout East Asia including those in Japan, Singapore, and South Korea, rise against their governments and expand the “provinces” of the Islamic State (IS).

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Sunday, 02 July 2017
IS Supporters Denounce Malaysia’s Anti-IS Efforts, Declare Government Leaders “Big Enemies”

Users on a pro-Islamic State (IS) Telegram chat group brought attention to Malaysian government leaders’ efforts against the group domestically and in the Philippines, calling them “the big enemies” of IS.

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Monday, 12 June 2017
AQ’s Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen Claims Bombing, Ambush on French Forces Near Malian-Burkinabe Border

The al-Qaeda (AQ)-affiliated Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen claimed bombing and ambushing French forces near the Malian-Burkinabe border.

Thursday, 06 April 2017
Ansar Dine and AQIM’s Sahara and Murabitoon Branches Announce Merger

Three jihadi factions in Mali, Ansar Dine and the Sahara and Murabitoon branches of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), announced their merger and their pledge of allegiance to al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri.

Thursday, 02 March 2017
IS Division in Philippines Releases First Video, Features Filipino, Indonesian, and Malaysian Inciting for Jihad

The division of the Islamic State (IS) in the Philippines released its first official video, showing the pledging of four factions to the IS, and Filipino, Indonesian, and Malaysian fighters inciting their respective countrymen to join the IS and carry out lone wolf attacks.

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Tuesday, 21 June 2016
IS Video Shows Training of Children from Southeast Asia in al-Hasakah, Fighters and Kids Burn Passports

Al-Barakah Province, the division of the Islamic State (IS) for al-Hasakah, Syria, released a video on fighters from Southeast Asia, showing military training and religious indoctrination for children, and adult fighters and kids burning their passports.

Monday, 16 May 2016
Zawahiri Promotes al-Qaeda to Muslims in East Asia Over IS in 8th Episode of “Islamic Spring”

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri addressed an audio speech to Muslims in East Asia, promoting his group and its ideology and goals over that espoused by the Islamic State (IS), and urged they contribute to jihad.

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Saturday, 16 January 2016
Jihadists Hope Malaysian Plane Disappeared Due to Terrorist Act

Jihadists on a top-tier jihadi forum expressed their hope that Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 disappeared due to an act of terrorism and that it is a “test” on the Chinese before the Americans.

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Monday, 17 March 2014
Jihadists Mostly Quiet about Missing Malaysian Airplane

Jihadists have been mostly quiet regarding reports about the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, neither expressing an opinion about its fate or speculating on its whereabouts.

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Thursday, 13 March 2014
Jihadist Urges Muslims to Boycott Shell, Philips, Other Dutch Companies

A member of al-Ekhlaas, a password-protected al-Qaeda-affiliated forum, urges Muslims to boycott Dutch companies, particularly Shell and Philips, in revenge for the film, “Fitna”, produced and distributed by Dutch MP Geert Wilders. 

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Thursday, 03 April 2008