The Sharia central council of the so-called Islamic state in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) issued a statement, urging all foreign and local Mujahidin to pledge their utmost loyalty to ISIS self-proclaimed Caliph, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, famous for his magnificent virtuosity, entitled him to rule the Islamic Ummah( Islamic nations). The statement also asked all ISIS fighters to persevere in their Jihad (holy war) against Shia-dominated infidel central government in Baghdad and their American masters. The statement also mentioned the foreign fighters who joined ISIS from different countries in Africa, Caucasia and Europe and dubbed them “Muslim heroes” and compared them to Prophet Muhammad’s companions.