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On July 2, and July 4, 2021, an Iraqi group claimed responsibility for three attacks against the American forces in Iraq.
EXCLUSIVE: In Interview With Syria-Based U.S. Reporter Bilal Abdul Kareem, Sister Of U.S. National Abedallah Karram Who Has Been Missing In Syria Since 2019, Wishes Her Brother Is Well, Expresses Hope For His Return To The U.S.
On June 30, 2021, a media outlet run by Syria-based U.S. reporter Bilal Abdul Kareem, published an interview with the sister of a fighter who has been missing in Syria since 2019.
According to by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a pro-opposition website, on July 5, 2021, Iran-backed militias east of Deir Al-Zor moved a large number of surface-to-surface missiles to an area near U.S.-controlled territory.
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On July 5, 2021, the Islamic State (ISIS) claimed that on July 4, its operatives raided a Christian village in the Ituri region of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
An infographic published in issue 293 of the Islamic State's (ISIS) Al-Naba' weekly newspaper, released on July 1, 2021 on Telegram, boasted of the operations carried out by ISIS's affiliates across Africa during June 11-30.
On July 3, 2021, A'maq, the news agency of the Islamic State (ISIS), reported that eight Nigerien soldiers were killed and wounded and that a French citizen who was abducted had died in clashes with the Nigerien army near Diffa region, southeast of Niger.
On July 1, 2021, the Islamic State (ISIS) released Issue No. 293 of its weekly Al-Naba' newsletter.
On July 1, 2021, the Islamic State Khurasan Province (ISKP) claimed responsibility for a June 30 attack on a store owned by Sikhs near one of their temples in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad in Nangarhar province.
The latest issue of the Islamic State (ISIS) weekly newsletter Al-Naba, released on July 1, devoted most of its content to the recent developments in the organizations West Africa Province.
Article In Issue 17 Of ISIS Magazine 'Sawt Al-Hind' Calls India The 'Israel of South Asia,' Says: 'Mushrikeen [Polytheists] Of India Are Included Among The Top Countries With The Most Crimes Against Muslims'
An article in the latest issue of the jihadi magazine Sawt Al-Hind ("The Voice of India") compares India with Israel, accusing the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party of Prime Minister Narendra Modi of allowing crimes against Muslims in different regions of India.
On July 1, 2021, the Islamic State (ISIS) released the weekly issue of its newspaper Al-Naba'.
The latest issue of the jihadi magazine Sawt Al-Hind ("The Voice of India") has an English translation of a song aimed at inspiring jihad among the followers of the Islamic State (ISIS) in the Indian subcontinent. The song is titled "In the Path of Allah."
A Facebook page created in March by a user in the Maldives posts English-language pro-Islamic State (ISIS) content.
At the end of June 2021, Telegram channels that oppose Hay'at Tahrir Al-Sham (HTS) reported that the organization had summoned the Chechan commander of the Junud Al-Sham group for questioning and ordered him to disband his organization immediately and to leave Idlib.
On June 29, 2021, the Islamic State Central Africa Province (ISCAP) claimed responsibility for the burning several government buildings in a village in a northeastern province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
On July 7, 2021, the official media arm of Al-Shabab reported that on July 6, Al-Shabab fighters repelled an attack led by Somali forces in several locations in north-central Somalia.
On June 2, 2021, the media arm of Al-Qaeda's affiliate in Mali claimed responsibility for three attacks in Mali against French and UN forces. The media arm released the claim on Telegram and on the AQ-operated Rocket.Chat in Arabic and in English.
On July 6, 2021, a Telegram channel affiliated with Iran-backed militias in Iraq reported on an attempted drone attack on the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad’s Green Zone, and two IED attacks on U.S. logistics convoys in Iraq.
On July 7, 2021, a Telegram channel affiliated with the Iran-backed Shi'ite militias in Iraq, posted images and videos showing what it claimed was an attack on a port in Dubai, UAE.
During the night on July 6, 2021, an attack was perpetrated on an American military base on the grounds of Erbil International Airport.
On July 2, 2021, Telegram channels supporting the Iran-backed Shi'ite militias in Iraq posted a message relating to the alleged impact of this militia's announcement several days priori saying that it intends to target U.S. aircraft in Iraq.