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'Amaq Identifies Strasbourg Gunman as an IS "Soldier"

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency identified the shooter in Strasbourg, France, as a "soldier" of the group.

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Thursday, 13 December 2018
AQIM Leader Addresses Yellow Vest Protests in France in Audio, Denies Killing of JNIM's Macina Official

Abu Musab Abdul Wadud, the leader of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), addressed the Yellow Vest protests in France, attributing the cause of the fuel taxes and other issues to French military spending abroad, and denying the killing of the Macina official in Jama'at Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (JNIM).

Tuesday, 11 December 2018
IS Supporter Depicts Pope Francis as Group Captive

An Islamic State (IS) supporter depicted Pope Francis as a group captive in a poster dismissing claims that the IS has been destroyed.

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Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Jihadi Poster Campaign Aimed at Lone Wolves Capitalizing on Paris Unrest Continues

Jihadists persist in publishing posters aimed at inciting lone wolves to capitalize on the Yellow Vest protests in Paris, France, and use the large gatherings and diverted security as an opportunity to attack.

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Thursday, 06 December 2018
HSBC Bank and ATM Attacked in Calais, France

  

An HSBC Bank and ATM were reportedly attacked in Calais, France.

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Thursday, 06 December 2018
Eying French Unrest as Opportunity for Attacks, More IS-aligned Groups Participate in Incitement Campaign

Additional Islamic State (IS)-aligned groups and jihadists participated in the recent campaign to use the French unrest as an opportunity for attacks, publishing posters in Arabic, English, and French to inspire lone wolves.

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Tuesday, 04 December 2018
Jihadists Reiterate Call to Capitalize on Civil Unrest in Paris and Mount Attacks

As civil unrest continues in Paris, France, with violent protests for the third consecutive weekend, jihadists reiterated their call to lone wolves to capitalize on the situation and mount attacks.

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Monday, 03 December 2018
IS-aligned Group Gives Biography of Alleged French Fighter who Voiced IS Chants

A foreign-fighter centric Islamic State (IS)-aligned group published a biography of an alleged French fighter who it claimed voiced chants produced by the IS.

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Monday, 19 November 2018
IS Supporter Advises on Lone-Wolf Tactics in Infographic Depicting Palais de Chaillot and Eiffel Tower

An Islamic State (IS) supporter advised on lone-wolf tactics in an infographic depicting the Palais de Chaillot and Eiffel Tower in Paris.

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Friday, 16 November 2018
ATMs Vandalized in Saint-Brieuc Commune in France

Multiple cash dispensers throughout the French commune of Saint-Brieuc were vandalized by far-left extremists.

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Monday, 12 November 2018
JNIM Announces Deteriorating Health of French Hostage, Charges France with Obstructing Case Resolution

Jama'at Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (JNIM), the Mali-based branch of al-Qaeda (AQ), announced that the health of French hostage Sophie Petronin is "rapidly deteriorating" and charged France with obstructing the resolution of her case.

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Sunday, 11 November 2018
IS-aligned Group Depicts Attack on National and University Library in Strasbourg

An Islamic State (IS)-aligned group warned of Christmas attacks, depicting a strike by fighters on the National and University Library in Strasbourg, France.

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Tuesday, 06 November 2018
IS-Aligned Group Gives Biography of Alleged Canadian Hacker of U.S. CENTCOM Twitter Account

A foreign fighter-centric Islamic State (IS)-aligned group published a biography of an alleged Canadian who it claimed is behind the January 2015 hacking of the Twitter account of U.S. CENTCOM.

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Monday, 05 November 2018
Enedis & Engie Targeted in Multiple Incendiary Attacks in Besançon, France

Two French energy companies, Enedis and Engie, were targeted in various incendiary attacks by extremists in Besançon, France.

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Friday, 02 November 2018
JNIM Claims Attack on International Forces in Timbuktu

The Mali-based branch of al-Qaeda (AQ), Jama’at Nusrtat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (JNIM), released a video statement claiming an attack on International Forces barracks in Timbuktu.

Monday, 29 October 2018
Pro-IS Media Groups Warn America, France, and Italy of Attacks

Pro-Islamic State (IS) media groups warned America, France, and Italy of attacks, depicting, for example, the IS flag in Venice and the Eiffel Tower collapsed in Paris.

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Monday, 29 October 2018
French National Railway & Vinci Construction Attacked by Anarchists in Paris

An incendiary attack on SNCF (French National Railway Company) and Vinci Construction vehicles was claimed by anarchists in Paris, France.

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Friday, 19 October 2018
AQ's Mali Branch JNIM Challenges France and Promotes Fighters in Video, Features Footage of Deputy Leader for 1st Time

The Mali-based branch of al-Qaeda (AQ), Jama'at Nusrtat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (JNIM), released a video challenging France and its coalition partners in Mali and the Sahel while promoting its fighters, and featured footage for the first time of its deputy leader, Yahya Abu al-Hammam.

Monday, 01 October 2018
IS Re-Releases Military Statistics for 2017-2018 from Naba 148 as Standalone Publication

The Islamic State (IS) released through its al-Bayyan Radio the military statistics for 2017-2018 it featured in Naba 148, offering the information in audio and document formats.

Monday, 01 October 2018
IS-linked Group Promotes Lone-Wolf Attacks in Belgium, Canada, and France in Video

An Islamic State (IS)-linked group copied the format of al-Hayat's weekly statistical video of IS operations and applied it to lone-wolf attacks in Belgium, Canada, and France over the past four months.

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Saturday, 15 September 2018