News agency ‘SITE Intel Group’ reports that radical islamic sectarian groups connected to ISIS have threatened to attack next summer’s World Cup in Russia, with the sects in question using an image of Lionel Messi being held as a prisoner and crying blood as a notice.
‘SITE’ reports on Tuesday that the picture had been spread by the WAFA Media Foundation, which is thought to have connections with radical Islam sectarians and has been used by ISIS for promulgation purposes previously.
— SITE Intel Group (@siteintelgroup) October 24, 2017
It isn’t the first time that ISIS has announced the World Cup as an official target, having beforehand released a picture of an officer of the caliphate equipped with a gun and explosives watching over the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
Jihadist in Muslim-greater part of Chechnya have swung to the twisted belief system in their droves and have been behind a progression of lethal attacks in the nation.
In April, 14 individuals were killed when a bomb was detonated in an underground train station in St Petersburg.
Russia put itself further in the crosshairs of physiological-warped terrorist after the Kremlin requested a relentless bombing campaign against their comrades in Syria a year ago — seen by numerous as an unequivocal defining moment in the war.
Messi will be one of the stars of next summer’s World Cup in Russia and ‘SITE’ reports that ISIS have utilized his status and image as a method for spreading fear among the footballing fans across the world.
The Barcelona and Argentina star shows up in the warning notice from the radical Islamic sects being held as a prisoner and crying blood.