This report summarizes the most prominent events mentioned in the Jihadi online forums in the…
This report summarizes the most prominent events mentioned in the Jihadi online forums in the first half of November 2010. Following is a list of the main issues raised in this report:
• A new audio tape by Ayman Al-Zawahiri.
• Anwar Al-Awlaki in a new video clip: “there is no need for a Fatwa in order to fight the Americans”.
• An increase in the range of materials pertaining to the manufacturing of explosive charges and to their concealment.
• A new issue of the “Turkistan Islamic Party” (TIP) Jihadi magazine.
• The search for operational solutions for the activity of unmanned drones continues.
• Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claims responsibility for sending the explosives packages and declares a new strategy – an economic attrition war.
• A threat to attack American targets over Christmas.