New English-Language Blog Suggests Using Bitcoin To Send ‘Millions Of Dollars’ To The Islamic State

July 7, 2014

A new blog in English ( that supports the Islamic State (IS) has recently surfaced online. On July 7, 2014, the blog published several articles, which it said were to be part of a forthcoming new English-language magazine titled Al-Khilafah Aridat (“The Caliphate Has Returned”).

However, the plans to release that magazine were abandoned after the IS released its own English-language magazine, Dabiq.[1]

The blog decided to publish those unfinished articles anyway; it also offered the IS its assistance, including in graphics and writing, for future Dabiq issues.

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