English-Speaking Jabhat Al-Nusra-Affiliated Fighter In Syria Asks For Donations On Twitter

February 19, 2016

An English-speaking fighter who is supposedly based somewhere in the vicinity of Latakia Governorate in Syria, is promoting, via his Twitter account, a secure email service called Tutanota for anyone wanting to send funds. His Twitter byline reads: “Zakat [charity] to bilad as-Sham [Syria] accepted to [email protected]” He provides encrypted mailboxes; the company notes that all data is stored in data centers in Germany.

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