Konstantiniyye (magazine)

Konstantiniyye was a Turkish language online magazine published online by the Islamic State (ISIL/ISIS/IS), and released by al-Hayat Media Center.[2] Konstantiniyye is the old Ottoman name for present day Istanbul.[2][3]

First issueJune 2015 (2015-06)
Final issue2016

The magazine publishes anti-Turkish messages and has targeted Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, and the current Peoples' Democratic Party, as well as one of its militant enemies, the PKK.[4]

As of late 2016, Konstantiniyye had apparently been supplanted by Rumiyah.[5]

See also


  1. Hunter, Isabel (22 July 2015). "Suruc bombings: Turkish President accused of not doing enough to help Kurds fight Isis threat across its border in Syria". The Independent. Retrieved 2 December 2015.
  2. Akkoc, Raziye (12 October 2015). "Ankara bombings: Islamic State is main suspect, says Turkish PM Ahmet Davutoglu". The Daily Telegraph. Telegraph Media Group Limited. Retrieved 2 December 2015.
  3. Mahzam, Remy (6 November 2015). "How Isis uses digital platforms to build a multimedia legacy". The Malaysian Insider. Edge Insider Sdn Bhd. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 2 December 2015.
  4. "POLITICS - ISIL's magazine slams Erdoğan, Turkey for first time". Hürriyet Daily News. 22 July 2015. Archived from the original on 22 July 2015. Retrieved 7 October 2015.
  5. Gambhir, Harleen (December 2016). "The Virtual Caliphate: ISIS'S Information Warfare" (PDF). Institute for the Study of War. Retrieved 7 February 2017.
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