The Islamic State (IS) released the fourth episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of August 16 – August 22, 2018.
The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency released a video it said it received from the perpetrators of the suicide bombing and knife and vehicular attacks in Chechnya, revealed them to be children.
The Islamic State's (IS) Caucasus Province gave a formal communique for the coordinated attacks on Chechen police in Grozny, Mesker-Yurt, and Shali involving a vehicular strike, stabbings, and a suicide bombing.
The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency reported that the group is responsible for separate attacks on Chechen police in Grozny, Shali, and Mesker-Yurt.
The Islamic State (IS) claimed two attacks outside its usual areas of operations, bombing a gas pipeline in Tunisia and detonating an IED on policemen in Chechnya.
The Islamic State's Caucasus Province claimed credit for the attack at the Archangel Michael Church in the Chechen capital, Grozny.
The Islamic State’s (IS) ‘Amaq News Agency released the video will of the fighter who perpetrated the attack on policemen in the Chechen capital, Grozny.
The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency reported that a fighter from the group attacked police in the Chechen capital, Grozny.
The Islamic State (IS) media affiliate Furat Media released a posthumous video of a Chechen suicide bomber urging his fellow countrymen to execute lone-wolf attacks and operations similar to that which he will undertake.
The Islamic State’s (IS) Caucasus Province claimed a six-man suicide raid on a Russian National Guard base in Chechnya, killing at least six security elements and wounding three others.
'Amaq News Agency of the Islamic State (IS) reported that Umar al-Shishani (The Chechen), a top commander, was killed amidst battles in the Iraqi city of Shirqat.
In the first video released by the group, officials in Caucasus Province of the Islamic State (IS) sent greetings to IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and urged Muslims in the region to join their ranks.
“Al Muhajirun,” a group promoting itself as the “representative face” of foreign fighters from various jihadi factions in Syria, released a video promoting the role of immigrants in jihad in Syria and working with Syrian civilians, and calling on Muslims from all over the world to join them.
The Salah al-Din division of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq claimed suicide bombings by Algerian, Chechen, and Egyptian fighters, targeting Iraqi soldiers and militias in the city of Beiji.
The Islamic State (IS) released the English edition of its al-Bayan news bulletin for June 22, 2015, which included reports of new pledges from the Caucasus, suicide missions against Kurdish forces in Syria, and an ambush in Afghanistan.
The Islamic State (IS) released an audio from a Russian-speaking representative of fighters in Chechnya, Dagestan, Ingushetia, and KBK in the Caucasus pledging to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
Emir Khamzat, a local commander for the Islamic Emirate of the Caucasus (IEC), pledged allegiance to Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi on behalf of what he called the “Province of Nokchicho [Chechnya].”
Al-Hayat Media Center, the foreign language media division of the Islamic State (IS), released a new Russian magazine it titled “The Source”.
The Islamic State (IS) claimed a suicide bombing by a Chechen fighter in Iraq's Salah al-Din province, and the downing of an Iraqi army helicopter in Diyala.
A Chechen fighter in the Islamic State (IS) appeared in a video and called upon Muslims in America, Chechnya, and Europe to mount lone-wolf attacks at home if they are unable to physically travel to and join the group in Iraq and Syria.