Foreign Fighters
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Pro-AQ “Charity” Distributes New Bitcoin Address, Continues Calls to Fund Foreign Fighters’ Families in Syria

Amid persistent fundraising campaigns for foreign fighters’ familes in Syria, a pro-al-Qaeda (AQ) purported charity provided a new Bitcoin address.

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Friday, 18 January 2019
Pro-IS Group Gives Biography of Alleged American Surgeon from New York

A foreign fighter-centric pro-Islamic State (IS) group gave a biography for an alleged American IS member it identified as a surgeon from New York who treated fighters on the frontlines.

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Thursday, 18 October 2018
Uzbek Group Linked to HTS Builds New PKM & RPG Training Camp

Malhama Tactical, a Syria-based militant training group with close ties to Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), announced the completion of a new training camp and that the group will begin training there within the next few days.

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Wednesday, 17 October 2018
Uzbek Group Trains HTS’ “Red Bands” Fighters

Malhama Tactical posted a video of its instructors training fighters from HTS’ elite forces known as the “Red Bands.”

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Monday, 15 October 2018
Second Jihadi Encourages Other Germans to Make Hijrah to Syria

A German jihadi describes his “Hijrah” (journey) to Syria as “the most beautiful in my life.”

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Monday, 15 October 2018
Syria-Based Uzbek Group Trains Fighters in Combat Drill

A video from Malhama Tactical, an Uzbek group with close ties to Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), shows fighters taking part in a room clearing drill.

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Thursday, 11 October 2018
Pro-ISIS Channels Promote Indonesian Charity Urging Bank Transfers

Pro-Islamic State (ISIS/IS) groups are promoting an alleged Indonesian charity urging donations to a bank account.

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Tuesday, 18 September 2018
Italian IS “Key Figure” Captured by YPG in Northern Syria

The Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) group announced the capture of an Italian Islamic State (IS) fighter amid his attempt to enter Turkey.

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Monday, 17 September 2018
Pro-IS Group Gives Biography of Slain Canadian-Pakistani Fighter "Abu al-Zubayr al-Kanadi"

A foreign fighter-centric pro-Islamic State (IS) group gave a biography for a slain Canadian-Pakistani IS member it identified as "Abu al-Zubayr al-Kanadi".

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Monday, 20 August 2018
Pro-HTS Pakistani Fighter, Fundraiser Reportedly Killed in Syria

A prominent pro-Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) Pakistani fighter and fundraiser was reportedly killed in battle in Syria.

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Tuesday, 31 July 2018
German Fighters Urge Muslims in West to Come to Syria, Donate Money in Video

A Syria-based jihadi media group comprised of German fighters released a video in which a member called on Muslims in the West to come to Syria with their families or donate money at the very least.

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Tuesday, 03 July 2018
English- and French-Speaking Fighters Appear in Promo Video from Syria-based TIP on Emigrating from West

The Syria-based division of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) released a video promo for a forthcoming production featuring English- and French-speaking fighters speaking on emigrating from the West to Islamic lands.

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Monday, 21 May 2018
ISIS Fighter’s Husband Arrested in Spain for Terror Financing

Spanish authorities arrested a Moroccan resident in Malaga for financing his wife’s travel across Europe to join the Islamic State (IS/ISIS) in Syria.

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Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Crowdfunding Campaign for Suspected AQ Recruiter Endorsed by Australian “Charity”

A crowdfunding campaign for imprisoned al-Qaeda (AQ) recruiter Samiun Rahman is being endorsed by a purported Australian charity organization and pro-AQ channels.

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Friday, 20 April 2018
Bitcoin, Western Union, PayPal, & Amazon Donations Urged by Pro-AQ, Western Jihadist-Focused Charity in Syria

A charity for fighters and aid in Syria--requesting donations through Western Union, PayPal, Bitcoin, and Amazon--launched a fundraising campaign on Facebook and leading pro-al-Qaeda (AQ) groups geared toward Western fighters on Telegram.

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Friday, 06 April 2018
IS Video Promotes Afghanistan as Option for Immigration, Features Foreign Children and Adults

The Islamic State's (IS) Khorasan Province released a video promoting Jowzjan and Nangarhar in Afghanistan as options for Muslim immigrants, and featuring foreign children and adults echoing that portrayal.

Tuesday, 06 March 2018
Jihadist Reports Deaths of French IS Fighter, Executor of Purported Mossad Spy in March 2015 IS Video

A jihadist reported the death of French Islamic State (IS) fighter and his young relative who had executed a purported Palestinian Mossad spy in a March 2015 IS video.

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Wednesday, 21 February 2018
Despite Social Media Takedowns, Western Jihadist "Charity" Offers Proof of Successful Cryptocurrency Fundraising

Despite suspension of multiple social media accounts, a Western jihadist “charity” financing fighters in Syria, continues an aggressive campaign for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency donations, and published videos as “proof” of ongoing construction of military posts.

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Monday, 12 February 2018
British Jihadist Lucas Kinney Calls on Former Fighters from Syrian Jihad to Resume Action, Muslims to Join

British jihadist Lucas Kinney (AKA Abu Basir al-Britani) appeared a video calling on former fighters to resume their role in the Syrian Jihad, and urging Muslims in the region to come and fight.

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Thursday, 01 February 2018
IS Claims Killing and Wounding Nearly 50 SDF in Suicide Bombing by German Fighter in Hasakah

A German Islamic State (IS) fighter allegedly killed and wounded nearly 50 Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in a suicide bombing in Hasakah, according to the IS.

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Sunday, 31 December 2017
Western Fighters in Syria Claim Bitcoin Fundraising Successful, Intensify Campaign on Social Media

A Bitcoin fundraising campaign by Western fighters in Syria, to finance military bases and equipment, proved to be successful, as claimed by the “independent organization” soliciting donations.

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Tuesday, 19 December 2017