On December 23, 2019, the admin of a 'jihadi affairs' chat group hosted on the Al-Qaeda-affiliated Global Islamic Media Front (GIMF) server on Rocket.Chat called for attacks on U.S. forces protecting oil fields in Syria and their logistical support deliveries. Using the handle jhad, he wrote in his Arabic...
The full text of this post is available to subscribers.
Please login or register to request subscription information from MEMRI
Members receive daily updates on imminent and potential threats by terrorists, extremist organizations, and individuals worldwide.
The Cyber & Jihad Lab
The Cyber & Jihad Lab monitors, tracks, translates, researches, and analyzes cyber jihad originating from the Middle East, Iran, South Asia, and North and West Africa. It innovates and experiments with possible solutions for stopping cyber jihad, advancing legislation and initiatives federally – including with Capitol Hill and attorneys-general – and on the state level, to draft and enforce measures that will serve as precedents for further action. It works with leaders in business, law enforcement, academia, and families of terror victims to craft and support efforts and solutions to combat cyber jihad, and recruits, and works with technology industry leaders to craft and support efforts and solutions.