TSG Report Quoted on News.com.au: Islamic State Hijack Justin Bieber Hashtag to Try and Spread Graphic Video About the Terror Group
January 22, 2016

Islamic State Hijack Justin Bieber Hashtag to Try and Spread Graphic Video About the Terror Group

News.com.au
By: AAPNews Corp Australia Network

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ISLAMIC State has released a graphic video using the Justin Bieber hashtag on Twitter, in a worrying ploy that could see the militant organisation’s propaganda exposed to the tens of millions of mostly young people who follow the megastar…

The Soufan Group, a New York-based security intelligence service, in a report released last month, pointed to Islamic State’s heavy reliance on social media for recruitment.

In its initial Foreign Fighters in Syria report, published in June 2014, The Soufan Group identified about 12,000 foreign fighters from 81 countries…

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Download The Soufan Group’s updated report on Foreign Fighters here.

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