ASSESSMENT ON IS AND AL-QAEDA’S BATTLE FOR RELEVANCE

13 Aug: 2020 IN REVIEW: NEW EUROPOL THREAT ASSESSMENT ON IS AND AL-QAEDA’S BATTLE FOR RELEVANCE

(Source: Europol)

Published today, the third edition of Europol’s annual report on Online Jihadist Propaganda provides a comprehensive analysis of the major trends and developments in online propaganda of the most prominent jihadist organisations for the year 2020. 

Focusing on the Islamic State and al-Qaeda as well as their offshoots, the report addresses the trajectories of these groups, and how they have responded to shifting dynamics and attempted to overcome setbacks.  

Prepared by the European Counter Terrorism Centre’s European Union Internet Referral Unit (EU IRU), this threat assessment is based on primary sources, including the groups’ publications, videos and audio …