Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is a Salafi Jihadist militant group and unrecognized pro-state that follows a fundamentalist, Wahhabi doctrine of Sunni IsIam.
The militant group released a photo-shopped images of their next targets. Surprisingly, these images are two of the most famous footballers on the planet.
These are Barcelona striker Lionel Messi and his former teammate Neymar Jr. The image depicts a beheaded Lionel Messi and Neymar Jr. crying for his life.
The latest image follows on from other posters targeting next summer’s World Cup in Russia.
The World Cup will see hundreds of thousands of fans traveling from their various countries to Russia to support their various countries. As a result, security measures will be fortified to curb any likely attacks from the militant group.
However, fans who will be traveling to Russia should be alert, smart and stay safe.