Pro-ISIS Telegram Group Recruiting Translators For ISIS Video Productions In 12 Different Languages

January 10, 2017

The pro-Islamic State (ISIS) Telegram group “Translation group” has been seeking individuals to translate ISIS videos into 12 different languages. The group is seeking English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Russian, Indonesian, Hindi, Urdu, Bengali and Pashto translators, and mentions that individuals able to translate ISIS videos from the original Arabic into any other languages are welcome as well.

A December 16, 2016, post reads, “Our main goal is to translate official Dawlah [i.e. Islamic State] videos into multiple languages. And as dawah [outreach] for Muslims and non-Muslims. So therefore we will be translating videos only for now.”

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