Islamic State’s latest manifesto vows to expand war to India

"The Islamic State would now expand beyond Iraq and Syria", Black Flags states. "It would now expand into... India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan [and several other countries]."

Written by Praveen Swami | New Delhi | Updated: December 3, 2015 8:26 pm
islamic state, islamic state news, islamic state attacks, india islamic state, india news, latest news, isis, world news, isis attacks, The video states that “President Narender Modi (sic) is a right-wing Hindu nationalist who worships weapons and is preparing his people for a future war against Muslims”.

The Islamic State has vowed to expand its fight to India, citing prophecies that refer to a global war. The threat is made in a new manifesto — Black Flags from the Islamic State — released online on jihadist platforms Tuesday.
“The Islamic State would now expand beyond Iraq and Syria,” states the manifesto. “It would now expand into… India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan (and several other countries).”

In a first, the organisation also offers an analysis of the political situation in India. It notes that “a movement of Hindus is growing who kill Muslims who eat beef. The people who fund these organisations want to grow a huge following of Islam-haters who can turn into potential recruits for future wars in their countries”.

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It states that “President Narender Modi (sic) is a right-wing Hindu nationalist who worships weapons and is preparing his people for a future war against Muslims”.

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“They have a political wing for the propaganda to get more recruits, and armed militia who can start a terror campaign against their number 1 enemy — the Muslims,” it states.

Future Islamic State battles, it claims, “will rage in every country, and this is why there is (sic) over one-and-a-half billion Muslims in the world”.

“They will fight the New World Order in every land and every place. The peak of this war against the New World Order will be the battle against al-Dajjal (the Antichrist),” it states.

“You will be sucked into the New World Order if you stay in your comfort zone and accept submission to the oppressors, or you can emigrate and fight to defend your religion and your life,” it states.

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In the manifesto, the Islamic State describes its theory of how insurgencies against regimes can be developed, and gives supporters detailed instructions on how to operate covert cells, build explosives, and maintain operational secrecy to defeat security service surveillance.

The Islamic State’s strategy, the manifesto states, is to “do hit and run tactics and then go into hiding so (the world) can waste millions or billions of Euros on 100,000-plus police, investigators, and it can shut down its major cities and lose its money”.

It claims that the shutdown after the Paris terror attack cost Belgium 53 million Euros per day. “For what,” it asks. “To hunt 20 people who have basic AK-47 rifles which cost a few thousand dollars maximum.”

Future attacks, it states, “will make groups in the West attack Islam and Muslims in Europe, forcing Muslims in the West to pick up weapons and start a fight to defend themselves”.

The key to building successful covert cells, it states, is recruiting individuals whose commitment can be vouched for, and not using electronic devices.

Fugitive Paris attack mastermind Abdelhamid Abaaoud, it states, did not use phones or e-mail to communicate with other members of the cell, which carried out the plot.

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    Albert Pinto
    Dec 3, 2015 at 5:10 am
    Daesh or ISIL are running with their tail between their legs after Russian intervention! Anyway they cannot handle corrupt Indian Politicians - if they spend couple of days Mani Iyer and Lalu, or Congress they will forgo the 72 virgins and kill themselves!
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      Albert Pinto
      Dec 3, 2015 at 5:12 am
      Get some popcorn and enjoy the show!
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      Mohammed navid
      Dec 2, 2015 at 1:46 pm
      It is nowhere written in the book of islam to kill innocent people. These people call themselves a muslim but actually they just want to acquire money and land, in the name of Islam. Islam is a religion of peace and truth, thier action seems they're nowhere concerned with Islam. May Allah show u ppl right path, n bring u back in islam.
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        Toshif Shaik
        Dec 3, 2015 at 8:21 pm
        I Am an INDIAN Muslim which i am proud be an Muslim and at the same I am proud To be An INDIAN ..... There is nothing what the world think or what they see in paid media. Same like Muslim are my brother Hindu are also My brother ..... and organisation like ISIS has nothing to do with Islam and You (ISIS) we don't need your Support even if we have problem in Our country its our Family matter where we dont want any outsider to interfere . Even if u want to interfere the come but forget about My Hindu Brothers we the Muslims will Kick You A**s. Jai Hind
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        Money sugar
        Dec 2, 2015 at 8:59 am
        Please don't put this news out certain congress will call it intolerant because Indians should not interfere while their heads n limbs cut n seculars will say "oh it is justified
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          Dv
          Dec 2, 2015 at 12:26 pm
          Enemies of Modi would be very happy
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            Human
            Dec 2, 2015 at 3:50 pm
            Until or unless you will be educated, anyone will come and teach you anything on the name of religion. Please be educated, do comparative study of religion than blindly having faith in your father and gfather religion. Quran teach you to ask for proof if someone say something before following it, what more you want to differentiate write and wrong.
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              Romik
              Dec 2, 2015 at 11:50 am
              I agree with Mohammed. Daesh will sputter away...Bye bye ISIS !
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