Al Qaeda and ISIS using the Covid-19 pandemic to spread Conspiracy Theory

Al Qaeda and ISIS-affiliated organizations are using the Covid-19 pandemic to spread Conspiracy Theory that the virus is’ punishing the infidels’ and that it is’ Gods’ havoc ‘on the West. These organizations are instigating terrorists to use it as biological weapons. This has been said in a UN report.

The ‘Split-19’ is the malicious use of social media by terrorists, violent extremists and criminal groups during the pandemic and is released on Wednesday by the United Nations Inter-State Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI).


According to the report, criminals and violent extremists are using the epidemic to build networks and undermine people’s trust in governments and are talking about making the virus a weapon. The report also noted that militant, violent extremists and organized criminal groups have used social media to spread fabricated stories of recordings involving coronaviruses.

Al Qaeda and ISIS using the Covid-19 pandemic to spread Conspiracy Theory
Al Qaeda and ISIS using the Covid-19 pandemic to spread Conspiracy Theory


The report states that, ‘ISIS and al-Qaeda-linked groups also created fabricated stories about the virus and told people that the virus is a’ soldier of Allah ‘and that it has been damaging to infidels and Muslims for years Are enemies. Give sentence Giving examples in the report, it is reported that ISIS and Al Qaeda have claimed that ‘the virus is a havoc broken in the west’.

At the same time, al-Shabaab said that coronaviruses are being spread by ‘Christian (crusader) forces attacking the country and their supporters are infidels. According to the report, the Global Fatwa Index has identified the discovery of groups linked to ISIS and Al Qaeda in relation to Kovid-19. These include non-official fatwas asking Coronavirus-affected ISIS members to act as ‘biological bombs’ and deliberately spread among the organization’s enemies.

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