Category: al Qaida

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Jan
2021

Al Qaeda Affiliate Claims Responsibility For Killing French Soldiers In MaliAl Qaeda Affiliate Claims Responsibility For Killing French Soldiers In Mali

The Al Qaeda-linked Group to Support Islam and Muslims (GSIM) said that it was behind a Monday attack that killed three French soldiers in Mali, according to a statement released on its propaganda platform Al-Zallaqa. GSIM, also known as the Jama’at Nasr al-Islam wal Muslimin (JNIM), the main jihadist coalition in the Sahel, mentioned several […]

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Dec
2020

Police In Indonesia Arrest Al-Qaida-Linked Terrorist Suspected Of Being Behind Bombings That Killed Over 200Police In Indonesia Arrest Al-Qaida-Linked Terrorist Suspected Of Being Behind Bombings That Killed Over 200

A senior member of a militant organization with ties to al-Qaida was arrested on Thursday in connection with a bombing at a resort in Bali that killed over 200 people, according to Indonesian police, CNN reported. Zulkarnaen, also known as Aris Sumarsono, was a Jemaah Islamiah commander during the attack in Bali, was arrested without […]

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Aug
2020

Woman Pleads Guilty To Allegations Of Attempting To Aid Al-Qaida, DOJ SaysWoman Pleads Guilty To Allegations Of Attempting To Aid Al-Qaida, DOJ Says

August 26, 2020 8:42 PM ET A Minnesota woman reportedly pleaded guilty for trying to provide material support to al-Qaida, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced Wednesday morning. Tnuza Jamal Hassan, 22, reportedly entered her plea in Minneapolis, Minnesota, before Judge Patrick J. Schiltz at the U.S. District Court on Wednesday morning, according to the […]

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Aug
2020

American Journalist Reportedly Abducted In Syria After Accusing Al-Qaida-Linked Group Of TortureAmerican Journalist Reportedly Abducted In Syria After Accusing Al-Qaida-Linked Group Of Torture

August 19, 2020 7:20 PM ET An American journalist and his driver were reportedly abducted by a militant group in northern Syria as they left a mosque on Aug. 13, the Committee to Protect Journalists reported. Bilal Abdul-Kareem, an independent American journalist, and his driver were reportedly taken in the Syrian town of Atmeh by […]

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Jun
2020

US Special Forces Used A Special Missile With Metal Blades To Take Out Terrorist: ReportUS Special Forces Used A Special Missile With Metal Blades To Take Out Terrorist: Report

U.S. Special Forces used a non-explosive missile with metal blades to kill an al-Qaida-affiliated leader in Syria earlier in June, The New York Times reported. Al-Qaida officials confirmed Khalid al-Aruri, the leader of Hurras al-Din, had been killed in a Special Forces attack that used a Hellfire RX9 missile to strike the alleged terrorist’s car […]

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Jun
2020

Report: Taliban Still Working With Al-Qaida, Violating Agreement With USReport: Taliban Still Working With Al-Qaida, Violating Agreement With US

A United Nations (U.N.) report published Monday stated that the Taliban has maintained ties with al-Qaida even though it signed an agreement with the United States earlier this year pledging to withdraw its support for the terrorist organization. The Trump administration has attempted to negotiate peace between the Taliban and Afghan government since 2018, and […]

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May
2020

FBI Accidentally Drops Secret Name Of Saudi Embassy Official Suspected In 9/11 AttacksFBI Accidentally Drops Secret Name Of Saudi Embassy Official Suspected In 9/11 Attacks

The FBI accidentally revealed the identity of a Saudi Arabian official who is believed to have allegedly assisted two of the al-Qaida terrorists killed in the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States. Former Saudi Embassy official Mussaed Ahmed al-Jarrah’s name was mistakenly part of a declaration filed by a senior FBI officer as part […]

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Dec
2019

The Pensacola Shooter Isn’t The Only U.S-Trained Foreign Soldier Who Became A TerroristThe Pensacola Shooter Isn’t The Only U.S-Trained Foreign Soldier Who Became A Terrorist

December 23, 2019 1:48 PM ET The shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Pensacola, Florida in December 2019, which was perpetrated by a member of the Royal Saudi Air Force at the base for training with U.S. Air Force personnel, was not the first time the U.S. military has found itself forced to kill […]

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Sep
2019

Trump Says Osama Bin Laden’s Son Was Killed In US OperationTrump Says Osama Bin Laden’s Son Was Killed In US Operation

September 14, 2019 10:18 AM ET President Donald Trump confirmed Saturday a son of late al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed during a U.S.-led counterterrorism operation in South Asia. “Hamza bin Ladin, the high-ranking al-Qa’ida member and son of Usama bin Ladin, was killed in a United States counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan/Pakistan […]

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