The International Observatory on Terrorism Studies (OIET) considers Public Communication to be a key research area to delegitimize messages that support the use of terrorist violence and to promote strategies to counter attempts to radicalize young people using social networks.
New terrorism is a problem that needs to be addressed from the point of view of strategic communication, a discipline that until now has only been applied to politics and digital marketing.
The country that has received the most threats by ISIS via videos broadcasted on social media is Russia, with more than 25 in two years. France follows, with almost 20 in the same timeframe. During the last two weeks, events have shown that threats to those countries were not only digital, but also real.
Daesh public communication apparatus have launched since last Sunday eight audiovisual campaigns. After 22 months and more than 900 audiovisual campaigns, it is the first time ISIS encourage to commit terrorist attacks against the state of Israel.
This is the first audiovisual campaign in which, this year, the terrorist group directly threaten Obama and the United States.
El Daesh ha hecho público hace unas horas la creación de una nueva región (ulaia) bajo su control en el Golfo de Adén (Yemen). Se trata de […]
ISIS has established a new kind of terrorism, using marketing for making terror popular, desirable, and imitable
The terrorist group Daesh began last Wednesday, 16 September an intense media campaign targeting Syrian refugees fleeing to Europe. The campaign contains, so far, thirteen videos distributed via social networks and an article in Dabiq, the official magazine of Daesh.