- United Cyber Caliphate Makes Threats in “Message to America,” Claims DDoS Attacks
The pro-Islamic State (IS) hackers known as the United Cyber Caliphate (UCC) made threats of violence in a “Message to America,” and later claimed DDoS attacks on government websites of South Africa and Iraq.
- IS Claims Shooting Down Iraqi Fighter Plane, Killing 5 Crew in Kirkuk
Kirkuk Province of the Islamic State (IS) claimed shooting down an Iraqi fighter plane and killing its five crew members, and alleged that the aircraft intended to bomb Muslim civilians in the city of al-Huweija.
- IS Claims Suicide Attack by British and Syrian Fighters in Anbar
Anbar Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq claimed a suicide attack involving by British and Syrian fighters on barracks of the Iraqi army and Popular Mobilization in western Ramadi.
- IS Claims Suicide Attack on Shia Militants in Kirkuk
The Islamic State (IS) claimed a suicide operation on Shia militants in the al-Tuz district of Kirkuk in Iraq.