Author: Caleb Weiss

Caleb Weiss is a contributor to FDD's Long War Journal.

Islamic State claims clashes with Shabaab in Somalia

The Islamic State claims to have killed 14 members of Shabaab, al Qaeda's arm in Somalia.

AQIM emir confirms death of jihadist commander in Mali

AQIM leader Abu Musab Abdel Wadoud has confirmed that Almansour Ag Kassam (Almansour Ag Alkassoum), an important jihadist who worked…

Shabaab claims assassination of Somali generals

Shabaab killed two Somali generals who were leading a military offensive against the group in the Lower Shabelle region, south…

Islamic State continues its rampage in northeastern Nigeria

The Islamic State West Africa is progressing in its violent campaign against the Nigerian state in the northeast, as it…

Islamic State claims control over village in northeast Nigeria

ISWA continues to defy announcements by the Nigerian government of its defeat.

JNIM claims suicide bombing in northern Mali

Monday's suicide bombing in Gao was the first claimed suicide bombing of JNIM since July.

Shabaab claims series of suicide bombings in Mogadishu

Much like other assaults on popular hotels, restaurants, or various targets inside Mogadishu, Shabaab was quick to claim credit for…

Uighur jihadist group trains with elite unit

Katibat Ghuraba al Turkistan, a smaller predominately Uighur jihadist group in northwestern Syria, recently trained with the elite Malhama Tactical…