ISIS Launches Anti-Jordan Campaign Following Karak Attack: Threats To Continue Attacks, Harm The King And Security Forces, And Target Tourists In The Country

December 25, 2016

Following the December 18 ISIS attack in Karak in southern Jordan,[1] pro-ISIS social media users, especially on Telegram, posted images and messages celebrating the attack and its results. The posts also include threats that ISIS will continue to attack Jordan, assassinate King 'Abdallah, and target...

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