Month: July 2014

ISIS Targets Indonesia in Facebook Campaign

Author: Jeff R. Weyers

Since the declaration of the Islamic State, intelligence analysts have observed a considerable focus on secondary targets of growth for ISIS. Most recently their social media campaign has targeted Indonesia which already has a demonstrated ISIS support presence.

indonesian islamic activists support isis

In addition to the local campaign illustrated above by Abu Al Bawi (an ISIS sympathizer), ISIS recently posted the “Islamic State of Iraq and Sham Indonesia” Facebook page¬†which was documented by iBrabo on the 21st of July 2014 (See Below). While the site has since been removed by facebook, this underlines the continued attempts by ISIS to expand its reach and influence via its sophisticated advertising campaign.¬†

Islamic State of Iraq and Sham Indonesia