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Был ли Абу Ибрахим Шишани “другом Масхадова”? / Was Abu Ibrahim Shishani a “friend of Maskhadov”?

Не знаю почему, но мне очень нравится узнавать* настоящие личности боевиков ИГИШ (организация запрещена в РФ и в Великобритании).

На этой неделе, узнала, что старый рыжебородый Абу Ибрахим Шишани, который появлялся в нескольких видео ИГ, на самом деле Алхазур Мовлидович Дасаев, р. 1969. Continue reading Был ли Абу Ибрахим Шишани “другом Масхадова”? / Was Abu Ibrahim Shishani a “friend of Maskhadov”?

Абу Умар Грозный (Мохьмед) убит в Ракке Chechen IS Amir Abu Umar Grozny Killed Near Raqqa

English after Russian.

Известный чеченский амир/боевик ИГ (организация запрещена в РФ) Абу Умар Грозный, (ака Магомед/Мохьмед Диресов) умер где-то в Ракке, кажется, в начале октября 2017 г. До тех пор не было официального объявления о его смерти, но теперь я думаю, что я могу написать с уверенностью, что его уже нет в живых. Continue reading Абу Умар Грозный (Мохьмед) убит в Ракке Chechen IS Amir Abu Umar Grozny Killed Near Raqqa

Meet Alibek, Ethnic Karachay Close To Abu Jihad Who Helps Run Furat Media

For the past few months, we have been tracking Voenkorr, one of the most prolific Russian-speaking Islamic State members who is also involved in IS’s Russian-language media group run by Abu Jihad. Here is some very interesting information about his background and radicalization, which ultimately led to his joining IS. Continue reading Meet Alibek, Ethnic Karachay Close To Abu Jihad Who Helps Run Furat Media

“The Devil’s Tricks”: ISIS Chechens Slam Caucasus Emirate In “Jihadi Tale”

Chechens in the Islamic State of Iraq and as-Sham are circulating a written tale of a young man from the Caucasus who wages jihad in Syria, and who is “tempted” by the Caucasus Emirate. Continue reading “The Devil’s Tricks”: ISIS Chechens Slam Caucasus Emirate In “Jihadi Tale”

I Dream Of Umar: Jihadi Dreams & Cult Figures

Over the past year and a half, a small number of cult figures have arisen among the Chechens fighting in Syria. The most prominent of these are ISIS military emir Umar Shishani, and his arch-rival Sayfullakh Shishani, killed in a failed raid on Aleppo Central Prison. Admiration for these cult figures is expressed in a number of ways, including “fan fiction”. Continue reading I Dream Of Umar: Jihadi Dreams & Cult Figures

Syria Video: Chechen ISIS Fighters Under Fire In Sheikh Najjar

New footage– taken on a cellphone– of Chechen fighters with the Islamic State of Iraq and as-Sham.

The location is Sheikh Najjar in Aleppo Province.

One of the fighters, seen at 01:19, is named as Abdullah Shishani, a former boxer from Chechnya. Abdullah was killed some weeks ago.

See also:

Syria: Did A Chechen Boxing “Champion” Really Fight With ISIS?

Syria: ISIS Attempts To Claim Legitimacy With Reports Of Operations Near Tiyarah, Aleppo

FiSyria, the website run by Russian-speaking fighters in the Islamic State of Iraq and as-Sham close to Umar Shishani, have made a number of claims recently that the group is fighting regime forces. Why are Chechen/ North Caucasian fighters from ISIS making these claims now? Continue reading Syria: ISIS Attempts To Claim Legitimacy With Reports Of Operations Near Tiyarah, Aleppo

Syria: A Portrait Of 3 Jaish al-Muhajireen Wal Ansar Fighters

Who are the rank-and-file Russian-speaking jihadis in Syria? We take a look at three fighters from Chechen-led faction Jaish al-Mujahireen wal Ansar. Continue reading Syria: A Portrait Of 3 Jaish al-Muhajireen Wal Ansar Fighters

ISIS: “We Don’t Want To Kill People, We Just Want To Establish Sharia”

Chechen fighters in the Islamic State of Iraq and as-Sham have released a long audio lecture in which the main message is: We don’t want to kill people, we just want to establish Sharia law. Continue reading ISIS: “We Don’t Want To Kill People, We Just Want To Establish Sharia”

Syria: Why ISIS Cares About Tiny North Caucasus Jamaat Pledge To Umar Shishani

A small Chechen and Uzbek jamaat, known as Sabri’s jamaat after its former amir, has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State of Iraq and as-Sham and to Umar Shishani, its military amir.

ISIS has made two lengthy videos– one with Arabic subtitles and another without — documenting the pledge by the small, unknown Russian-speaking jamaat. So why does ISIS and Umar Shishani care so much? Continue reading Syria: Why ISIS Cares About Tiny North Caucasus Jamaat Pledge To Umar Shishani