This report summarizes the most prominent events discussed in the Jihadi online forums in the…
This report summarizes the most prominent events discussed in the Jihadi online forums in the second half of June 2011. Following are the main points covered in this report:
• Al-Qaeda’s general leadership declares Al-Zawahiri to be Bin Laden’s successor; the Al-Shabab Al-Mujahideen movement is the first to express its loyalty to the new leader.
• The Jihadi forums discuss at length the connection between the Arab Spring and the future of global Jihad.
• The Taliban-Pakistan organization is threatens to carry out terrorist attacks in the U.S., France and Britain.
• The “Boko Haram” Jihadi group carried out a suicide attack in the Nigerian capital.