News
Jabhat Fateh al-Sham terrorists move chlorine barrels to northwestern Syrian town: Report

Members of the Jabhat Fateh al-Sham Takfiri terrorist group, formerly known as al-Nusra Front, have reportedly moved barrels with banned chlorine to a town in Syria’s militant-held northwestern provin...

US Increasing Military Presence in Syria Despite Withdrawal Plans

Washington announced plans to withdraw from the war-torn country in late December, after President Trump declared victory against Daesh (ISIS) and recalled a campaign promise not to get the US stuck i...

US-Backed SDF Reportedly Deny Rumours Daesh Leader Baghdadi Was Seized in Syria

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi – the world’s most wanted man – has on a multitude of occasions been reported to have been killed or seriously injured, but is believed to still be alive and at large.

Turkey Slams US-Led Coalition Members for Supporting Militants in Syria's Idlib

Certain members of the US-led coalition fighting against Daesh* support militants from the Hayat Tahrir al-Sham* terrorist group in the Syrian province of Idlib as they are aspiring to wreck the Russi...

Mainstreaming
Mastermind of Terror: The Life and Death of Bahrun Naim

On 8 June 2018, Muhammad Bahrun Naim Anggih Tamtomo alias Abu Rayyan was killed in a US airstrike as he was riding a motorcycle in Ash Shafa, Syria

Abdullah al-Faisal

Abdullah al-Faisal, born Trevor William Forrest in Jamaica, is U.S.-designated* Islamist propagandist and member of the Islamist propaganda group Authentic Tauheed.* Faisal previously served as the im...

Articles
Extremism Spotlight: Convicted Terrorist Abdullah al-Faisal Maintains Online Reach

This week, the Counter Extremism Project (CEP) spotlights ISIS propagandist Abdullah al-Faisal. Faisal is classified by the U.S. National Counterterrorism Center as a “violent extremist ideologue” and...

Terrorist Threat Assessment for 2019

The global terrorist and extremist threat is likely to persist in 2019 as the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group goes through a phase of re-adaptation and de-centralisation. This threat will remain gi...

Secretariat News
Congress on Takfīr: the Challenges Ahead, the Duty of Muslim Scholars

According to the secretariat of the World Congress on Extremism and Takfiri Threats, a congress entitled “Takfīr: the Challenges Ahead, the Duty of Muslim Scholars” was held on August 11th in the city...

congress on Uniting the Muslim Scholars against Takfīrī Threats’

On February 2nd 2017 a congress entitled ‘Uniting the Muslim Scholars against Takfīrī Threats’ was held in the al-Ghadīr auditorium in the Iranian city of Bīrjand. Numerous Shia and Sunni scholars par...

Interviews and Speeches
Gas Attacks Fabricated by US, Media as Intervention Alibi

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said issues of chemical attacks in his country were fabrication used by the US as a pretext to carry out an attack against the Arab army.

'IT WAS NEVER MY INTENTION TO JOIN ISIS': INTERVIEW WITH A FORMER MEMBER OF ISLAMIC STATE

A former ISIS member going by the pseudonym Sherko Omer tells Newsweek of how he left his native Iraq hoping to join the fight against Assad in Syria, but soon found himself caught up in a horrifyin...