The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) may have acquired U.S. made Stinger missiles. The ISIL has moved forth in lighting speed and has captured several Iraqi cities. The ISIL has captured two weapon depots containing a large amount of military hardware and weapons. Hidden inside the weapons depot were over 400,000 items, including Ak-47 rifles, rockets and rocket propelled grenades, artillery shells and mortars.
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) having been using social media to boast to the world. They’ve displayed their weaponry as well as their tradecraft like shootings, beheadings and torture. They have created their own Twitter app called “The Dawn of Glad Tidings, or just Dawn. The app, an official ISIL product promoted by its top users, is advertised as a way to keep up with the latest news from the Jihadi group. Hundreds of users have signed up for the app on the web or their Android device via the Google Play store. This is how the ISIL communicates with their followers and promotes themselves on social media.