By Simon Tomlinson for MailOnline. The fanatics have infiltrated at least one Arabic-language platform in an attempt to marry off women to its fighters. An intelligence official told how one girl was approached online by a militant who claimed to be living in the terror group's Syrian capital of Raqqa. Scroll down for video. Looking for love: British schoolgirl Yusra Hussien left is believed to have run off to Syria to join ISIS after being groomed online through the radical dating website and Twitter feed Jihad Matchmaker right. The source told BuzzFeed : 'We were approached by a family whose daughter was speaking to dangerous people online.
UK: 100,000 Muslims sign up for polygamous dating site
UK: , Muslims sign up for polygamous dating site
Islam portal. Jihadism , islamic terrorism also known as jihadist movement , jihadi movement , and variants is a 21st-century neologism found in Western languages to describe militant Islamic movements perceived as "existentially threatening" to the West and "rooted in political Islam ". Contemporary jihadism ultimately has its roots in the late 19th- and early 20th-century ideological developments of Islamic revivalism , which developed into Qutbism and related ideologies during the midth century. The terrorist organisations partaking in the Soviet—Afghan War of to reinforced the rise of jihadism, which has been propagated in various armed conflicts throughout the s and s. Jihadism with an international, Pan-Islamist scope is also known as global jihadism. According to Martin Kramer as of , "jihadism is used to refer to the most violent persons and movements in contemporary Islam, including al-Qaeda. Most Muslims do not use the term, disliking the association of illegitimate violence with a noble religious concept, and instead prefer the use of delegitimising terms like "deviants".
Online Dating Of Partners In Jihad: Case Of The San Bernardino Shooters – Analysis
ISIS and other jihadi organizations and recruiters have moved beyond the use of traditional social media sites like Twitter and Facebook for recruiting and communication to using popular and lesser known dating websites targeting the United States and Western Europe to transmit plans and operations — as well as to recruit and radicalize, according to senior US and Western counterterrorism officials who are involved in tracking the communication avenues of jihadists communing with Western recruits. Once jihadists have paid to use a dating website they can then accept and send emails back and forth. Nevertheless, officials said specialized software has been specifically designed to data mine searches of dating websites for known and unknown jihadists who are exploiting the sites for communications and for identifying private email addresses which have been exchanged.
By Brad Hamilton. His mission, a private and unsanctioned enterprise, was to rescue Diana Abbasi, a young Dutch woman who had joined ISIS and was therefore considered the enemy. But she was being raped by its thugs and desperately wanted out. Her father had spread the word.