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Emilie Konigh

She traveled to Syria in 2012 to join and fight for ISIL. While in Syria, Konig directed individuals in France to attack French government institutions or the wives of French soldiers. In a video posted on 31 May 2013, Konig was[...]

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Sally-Anne Frances Jones

Jones traveled from the UK to Syria in 2013 to join ISIL and fight alongside her husband, deceased ISIL hacker Junaid Hussain. Jones and Hussain targeted American military personnel through publication of a hit list online to encourage lone offender attacks.[...]

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Ali Musa Al-Shawakh

Al-Shawakh is designated for acting for or on behalf of ISIL. As of mid-2015, Syrian national al-Shawakh served as ISIL's governor for Raqqah, Syria. After previously serving as ISIL's senior security official for Syria, and as governor in Aleppo, roles in[...]

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Bajro Ikanovic

Ikanovic has held various leadership positions within ISIL in Iraq and Syria over the past several years, including on ISIL's Shura Council in 2014. In December 2013, ISIL commander Tarkhan Teymurazovich Batirashvili (known as, Abu Omar al-Shishani) promoted Ikanovic to head[...]

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Tarkhan Tayumurazovich Batirashvili

After being discharged from the Georgian military, Batirashvili became jihadist and served in various command positions with Islamist militant groups fighting in the Syrian Civil War. In 2013, he joined IS and rapidly became a senior commander in the organization, directing[...]

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Muhammad Sholeh Ibrahim

Indonesian national Ibrahim has served as the acting emir of Jemmah Anshorut Tauhid (JAT), group that seeks establishment of an Islamic caliphate in Indonesia, since 2014. Ibrahim was involved in registering new JAT paramilitary recruits in 2010 and took part in[...]

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