Amadou Koufa, Katiba Macina leader and deputy leader of Jamaat Nusrat al Islam wal Muslimin, invites supporters to carry out Jihad in the Sahel and reaffirms the prominent role of al Qaeda in the region, despite the growing influence of the Islamic State’s local branch.
Islamic State released a video depicting the operations carried out by its branch in West Africa Province in the past three years.
Diwan Media Center released the 192nd issue of al Naba, the Islamic State official weekly magazine. Through this issue, Islamic State in West Africa Province – ISWAP – claimed the abduction of 6 Red Cross aid workers in Nigeria.
Diwan Media Center released the 187th issue of al Naba, the Islamic State official weekly magazine. In this issue Islamic State in West Africa province claimed responsibility for downing of a french helicopter in Mali and for a IED attack carried out in Niger, 100 km from Niamey, against a U.S. vehicle.
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 […]
Islamic State in West Africa Province – ISWAP – claims the responsibility for several operations carried out accross the Lake Chad region, in Cameroon, Nigeria and Chad, killing more than 50 soldiers.