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The magazine Dabiq is generally thought to be a propaganda magazine produced by the proponents on Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (a.k.a. ISIS, ISIL or IS).

The Islamic State (ISIS) regularly puts out a glossy propaganda magazine aimed at recruiting jihadists from the West. It is sophisticated, slick, beautifully produced and printed in several languages including English.

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'Dabiq' as it is called, bills itself as "a periodical magazine focusing on the issues of tawhid (unity), manhaj (truth-seeking), hijrah (migration), jihad (holy war) and jama'ah (community). It will also contain photo reports, current events, and informative articles on matters relating to the Islamic State."

However, an answer on a Politics.SE question suggests:

If you read their magazine "Dabiq", you even may come under first impression that it is anti-ISIS propaganda.

Is the magazine produced by ISIS? Or is it a hoax by ISIS's opponents to discredit ISIS along the lines of the Russian secret police producing The Protocols of the Elders of Zion?

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    Any good reason to doubt it? – Spork Oct 27 '14 at 9:10
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    @Spork one comment said "If you read their magazine "Dabiq", you even may come under first impression that it is anti-ISIS propaganda.", and this article notes how western-style and professional the magazine is. The fact that it's in English, rather than Arabic, makes me mildly suspicious. – Andrew Grimm Oct 27 '14 at 9:36
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    @AndrewGrimm, why woulnd't it be ISIS propaganda aimed at English speakers? – Benjol Oct 27 '14 at 10:35
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    @AndrewGrimm, well that would be precisely what they're trying to change... – Benjol Oct 27 '14 at 11:03
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    It's not English rather than Arabic, Wikipedia seems to say that it has an Arabic and an English version. – Christian Feb 7 '16 at 13:51

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