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JWMG Desk

Dr. Michael BarakThe Jihadi Websites Monitoring Group (JWMG) is a specialized research and analysis team at the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT). Composed of researchers fluent in Arabic, the JWMG monitors websites that support and serve the Global Jihad organizations.

The unique characteristic of JWMG publications is the team's integration of diverse materials from a wide variety of Arabic sources. JWMG connects each source to larger trends, providing a complete understanding of events on both a local and a global scale.

Recently, the JWMG started to record and analyze Fatwas by radical Islamic clerics and relevant news items from Arabic media. 

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Summary of Information on Jihadist Websites February 2019

18/09/2019 | by JWMG Desk

Monthly Report

Summary of Information on Jihadist Websites

February 2019
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“The False Caliphate”: ISIS Leadership Crisis

31/07/2019 | by Barak, Michael (Dr.)
At the end of April 2019, Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi, ISIS’ leader, appeared in a rare video after he has not been seen in public since June 2014. In the video Al Baghdadi wanted to convey the message that ISIS’ leadership operates as usual and directs its subordinate provinces in the “ordinary course of business”. Additionally, he wanted to refute any rumors and speculations regarding ISIS’ decline.
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Summary of Information on Jihadist Websites January 2019

02/07/2019 | by JWMG Desk

Monthly Report

Summary of Information on Jihadist Websites

January 2019
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“The Other Narrative”: Israel and the Civil War in Syria, Hezbollah’s Version

30/05/2019 | by ICT Researchers
An article by: Dr. Michael Barak and Dr. Nir Boms
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Summary of Information on Jihadist Websites December 2018

29/04/2019 | by JWMG Desk

Monthly Report

Summary of Information on Jihadist Websites

December 2018
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