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Category: Threat Matrix

Taliban overruns district in Farah after Afghan forces flee

The Taliban overran the district of Shib Koh in the western province of Farah today after Afghan security forces stationed…

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…

Online ‘news’ agency reposts oath of allegiance to Baghdadi amid suspensions

Nashir News Agency, which disseminates content on behalf of the Islamic State, reposted an oath of allegiance to Abu Bakr…

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…

US military against targets Shabaab in central Somalia

The US military has launched six airstrikes in the central Somali province of Mudug since Nov. 19, killing at least…

Islamic State claims control over village in northeast Nigeria

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

AFRICOM launches 2 more strikes against Shabaab in central Somalia

The US military is clearly targeting Shabaab in Mudug province. There have been five strikes there in the past four…