Kill him everywhere was the message put out by some handles sympathetic towards the ISIS following the blast at Manchester Arena in which 19 persons have died. Multiple explosions rocked a concert at the Manchester Arena and the police are suspecting the role of a suicide bomber.
Central intelligence agencies say that the growth of ISIS modules in India are emerging mainly from Hyderabad and Kerala. These are two problematic destinations, an Intelligence Bureau official confirmed.
On Friday, the Hizbul Mujahideen put out a chilling audio clip in which it threatened to behead Kashmiri separatists and then hang their heads at Lal Chowk in Srinagar. In the audio clip the Hizbul’s commander Zakir Moosa is heard giving out the warning. However what is interesting is the slide show in the audio clip. The message is clear and that is the Hizbul wants to replicate what the IS did in Iraq and Syria.
Intelligence Bureau officials have picked up chatter which indicated a few Keralites part of the Islamic State may have survived the Mother of All Bombs dropped at Afghanistan recently. It may be recalled that the MOAB was dropped on an ISIS camp at Nagarhar, Afghanistan on the instructions of US President Donald Trump.
There is more proof that has come in which suggests that the Islamic State is trying to set up shop in Kashmir. Investigators who have been checking into chat details have found that some youth had been chatting with handlers in Syria and Iraq. The problem is not immense as of now. It has been found that youth in small pockets are in touch with handlers of the ISIS. Investigations found that the problem was higher in South Kashmir, Sopore in North Kashmir, Prang and Lar in Central Kashmir as well as Reasi, Kishtawar and Doda areas of Jammu region
Indian agencies have received confirmation about two more persons from Kerala being killed in Afghanistan and Syria. The two persons had left Kerala last year to join the Islamic State in Nangarhar, Afghanistan and Syria. The two have been identified as Yahiya alias Bestin and Abu Tahrir.
The Junood-ul-Khalifa-Fil-Hind or JKH which is the Indian wing of the Islamic State in India worked like a corporate entity, investigations have revealed. The outfit headed by Ajmad Khan who was recently deported from Saudi Arabia had a proper hierarchy in place, investigations have also revealed. He would report to Shafi Armar who is based out of Syria.
Just a day after Islamic State boss, Abu Bakr al-Bhagdadi posted a farewell to Iraq video, a strong message vowing to fill the rivers of China with blood has emerged. The message from the Uighur Islamic State fighters promised that they will fight the Chinese.
China has raised concerns about the Uighurs (mostly Chinese from China’s Xinjiang region) and said that many of them had left for Iraq to train with the IS. The Uighurs have been in a battle with the establishment for long.
A statement by Baghdadi titled Farewell Speech was distributed among all the preachers, clerics and fighters. “Return to your countries or detonate yourselves,” was the message he had in his statement.