Islamic State (ISIS) Bans Use Of Electronic Devices With GPS, Says Apple Products Are Particularly ‘Dangerous’

December 23, 2014

The Islamic State (ISIS) issued a statement banning its fighters from using “any electronic device or communication methods” that include GPS services. The ban comes in light of the coalition airstrikes against ISIS’s soldiers, which ISIS claims utilized the GPS capabilities of those devices to pinpoint fighter location on the ground. ISIS also banned all Apple phones and tablets for being “dangerous.”


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