IFI MONITORING

Tracking Online Extremism

Islamic State West Africa Province: Bay’ah from Mali and Burkina Faso

Fighters from Mali and Burkina Faso renew their oath to Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi in a new video released by Amaq News Agency. Islamic State in West Africa Province officially claimed its first attack in the country on 12th April, killing a commander within the Tuareg militia, the Movement for the Salvation […]

Al Qaeda and Islamic State competition

Amid the growing competition between al Qaeda and Islamic State, a prominent pro-IS group, al Battar Media, released the english translation of an article, taken by al Naba #182, englightening why Islamic State considerer al Qaeda as an apostate organization. Moreover, in the last issue of al Naba magazine, Islamic State describes the opportunistic partnership […]