An audio speech attributed to Junud Ash Sham leader Muslim Shishani criticized jihadist sedition and the “slander” against jihadist scholars by young fighters and supporters.
Alleged jihadi fighters in Syria discussed their companions’ accounts of the Islamic State’s (IS) required procedures for those defecting to the group, characterizing them as part of a “brain washing camp.”
Janah Media Production, the media arm of Jund Ansar Allah, posted on its website on October 7, 2009, a message calling for strikes in Egypt in response to Sheikh Muhammad Sayyid Tantawi taking action against Muslim women wearing the niqab.
Shehade Jawhar (AKA Abu Omar al-Maqdisi), a commander in the Sunni jihadist group, Jund al-Sham, was killed on July 20, 2008 during fighting with the Fatah Movement in Ein al-Hilwah, Southern Lebanon.
The Media Department of Jund al-Sham [Soldiers of Levant] produced a video titled: “The Emir of War,” a 14:25 minute propaganda presentation of the leaders and Mujahideen in jihad, focusing on Usama bin Laden and Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, but featuring Dr. Ayman al-Zawahiri, Ibn Khattab, and Abu Hajer al-Muqrin.
Today, May 5, 2005, Jund al-Sham (Soldiers of Levant) claimed responsibility for the small explosions outside of the British consulate in New York City, claiming that the attack was “the beginning of war inside and outside of America.” No one was hurt in the blast.
The second announcement from the group Jund al-Sham1 (Soldiers of the Levant) “claim[s] responsibility for the historic Qatar operation.” The suicide bombing in Qatar on March 19 killed one British citizen and wounded twelve others.
Omar Ahmad Abdullah Ali
The Organization of Soldiers of the Levant (Jund al-Sham), issued their “first statement” yesterday, March 20, 2005, claiming responsibility for a suicide operation in Qatar. According to media reports, this attack may have been related to a statement from Saleh al-'Oufi, the al-Qaeda emir (prince) in Saudi Arabia urging for Muslim insurgency in the states neighboring Iraq.
On March 22, 2005, a third statement by the group, Jund Al-Sham (Soldiers of Levant)was posted on the internet.