YouTube is a very popular communications medium to recruit jihadis and to distribute news of the jihad. Here’s a few examples:
1. Equip a Fighter This Ramadan
2. Jihadi Attack on Ship in Suez Canal
3. Execution of Syrians in Town Square by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (al Qaeda in Iraq)
4. Khost CIA Suicide Bomber is on Tape with Leader of Taliban in Pakistan
Hakeemullah Mehsud (left), the Leader of the Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan, and Humam Khalil Muhammed Abu Mulal al Balawi (right), the suicide bomber who carried out the attack at Combat Outpost Chapman in Khost, Afghanistan that was a plot point in Zero Dark Thirty. Here’s a link to the video but you’ll see that it’s been made “private” courtesy of YouTube.
5. Armstrong and Miller Martyrdom Video
and on a lighter note…