30 May '14, 3pm

ISIS again touts French and other foreign suicide bombers

The Islamic State in Iraq and the Sham, a former al Qaeda affiliate that operates in Iraq and Syria, has yet again released propaganda praising foreign suicide bombers. The ISIS has eulogized another Frenchman as well as a Jordanian who each served as suicide bombers in Baghdad. The ISIS' "Baghdad Division posted the communiqué on its Twitter account on May 23, 2014, one day after the attacks," the SITE Intelligence Group, which obtained and translated the statement, noted. More from SITE: On May 22, the account published pictures of the two suicide bombers, Abu Usama al Firansi and Abu Bakr al Urduni, and brief descriptions of their operations. The French fighter detonated his explosive vest amidst a gathering of Iraqi soldiers in al-Mashahdah, and the Jordanian struck with his explosives-laden vehicle on a headquarters of the Iraqi army in al-Niba'ee, after which other f...

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