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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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Advice from Sheikh Abu al-Hasan Rashid al-Bulaydi to Jihad Fighters in Nigeria

06/05/2018 | by JWMG Desk
In April 2017, Al-Andalus jihadist media institution, which belongs to Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), published a booklet that was written by Abu al-Hasan Rashid al-Bulaydi, a former member of the organization’s Shura Council in 2011 about how to wage jihad in Nigeria.
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Abu al-Hasan al-Muhajir, Spokesperson for the Islamic State, calls for the wave of terrorist attack

03/05/2018 | by JWMG Desk
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Summary of Information on Jihadist Websites February 2018

15/04/2018 | by JWMG Desk

Monthly Report
Summary of Information on Jihadist Websites
February 2018

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Summary of Information on Jihadist Websites The First Half of November 2017

29/03/2018 | by JWMG Desk

Monthly Report Summary of Information on Jihadist Websites First Half of November 2017

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“Holy Defense” – Hezbollah’s New Computer Game

08/03/2018 | by Barak, Michael (Dr.)
On February 9, 2018, Lebanese Hezbollah’s online media unit launched a new 3-D game called “Holy Defense: Protecting the Homeland and the Holy Sites”. The game is designed for children and teenagers who are supposed to play a Hezbollah fighter in battles, which occurred in reality, against Islamic State fighters on Syrian soil and on the Lebanese border
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