Al-Shabaab
Al-Shabaab or Al-Shabab (الشباب ash-Shabāb) is an Arabic phrase meaning "the Youth". It may refer to:
U.S. Says Strike Kills 150 Al-Shabab Fighters In Somalia
The United States has carried out an air strike in Somalia, killing more than 150 fighters with the al Qaeda-linked Islamist group al-Shabab, following U.S. intelligence on preparations for a large-sc...
Al-Shabaab threatens malls, including some in U.S.; FBI downplays threat
Terror group Al-Shabaab has released a video calling for attacks on shopping malls in Canada, the UK and the U.S.
Somali capital Mogadishu hit by double explosions at hotel
Some 20 people, including senior officials, are killed in an al-Shabab attack during Friday prayers in the Somali capital Mogadishu, witnesses say.
Mujahideen
Mujahideen (Arabic: المجاهدين‎) is the plural form of mujahid (Arabic: مجاهد‎), the term for one engaged in Jihad.In English usage, it refers to the guerrilla type military outfits...
War in Somalia (2006-2009)
The War in Somalia was an armed conflict involving largely Ethiopian and Somali Transitional Federal Government (TFG) forces and Somali troops from Puntland versus the Somali Islamist umbrella group, ...
War in Somalia (2006-2009) - Wikipedia
2007 timeline of the War in Somalia
The timeline of events in the War in Somalia during 2007 is set out below.
On January 1, Islamists abandoned their last stronghold in Kismayo. After their departure, looters took to the streets, b...
2007 timeline of the War in Somalia - Wikipedia
Islamic revival
Islamic revival (Arabic: التجديد الإسلامي‎ aẗ-ẗajdid l-ʾIslāmiyyah, also Arabic: الصحوة الإسلامية‎ aṣ-Ṣaḥwah l-ʾIslāmiyyah, "Islamic awakening") refers to a return to the pure fund...
Al-Shabaab threatens malls, including some in U.S.; FBI downplays threat
Terror group Al-Shabaab has released a video calling for attacks on shopping malls in Canada, the UK and the U.S.
Somali capital Mogadishu hit by double explosions at hotel
Some 20 people, including senior officials, are killed in an al-Shabab attack during Friday prayers in the Somali capital Mogadishu, witnesses say.
Ahmed Gailani
Pir Sayyid Ahmed Gailani (born 1932), is the leader (Pir) of the Qadiriyyah Sufi order in Afghanistan, and the founder of the National Islamic Front of Afghanistan (Mahaz-i-Milli Islami ye Afghanista...
Jihadism
Jihadism (jihadist movement, jihadi movement and variants) is used to refer to contemporary armed jihad in Islamic fundamentalism. The term "jihadism" was coined in the 2000s and mostly used to cover...
Jihadism - Wikipedia
Hassan Abdullah Hersi al-Turki
Sheikh Hassan Abdullah Hersi al-Turki (Somali: Hassan Abdullah Hirsii al-Turki, Arabic: حسن عبد الله حرسي التركي الجامعة‎), also known as Hassan Zakariya Ismail Ahmed Hersi, or "Al-Turki...
Operation Linda Nchi
Operation Linda Nchi ("Protect the country"; Swahili: Linda Nchi) is the codename for a co-ordinated military operation between the Somalian military, the Kenyan military and the Ethiopian militar...
Fazul Abdullah Mohammed
Fazul Abdullah Mohammed (Arabic: فاضل عبدالله محمد‎) (25 August 1972, 25 February 1974, or 25 December 1974 – 8 June 2011), also known as Fadil Harun, was a member of al-Qaeda, and the ...
Insurgency in the Philippines
The Moro Insurgency is an ongoing insurgency in the predominantly-Muslim Southern Philippines. In 1969, political tensions and open hostilities developed between the Government of the Philippines and ...
Insurgency in the Philippines - Wikipedia
Hassan Dahir Aweys
Hassan Dahir Aweys (Somali: Xasan Daahir Aweys, Arabic: حسن طاهر أويس‎) (born 1935) is a Somali political figure who was added to the U.S. government's list of terrorists in 2001. Aweys ...
Abu Musa Mombasa
Abu Musa Mombasa is a Pakistani member of the Somali militant paramilitary group al-Shabaab who serves as the group's chief of security and training operations.
Bosnian mujahideen
Bosnian mujahideen (Bosnian: Bosanski mudžahedini) were foreign and domestic Muslim volunteers who fought on the side of Bosniaks during the 1992–95 Bosnian War. They arrived in Bosnia and Herzegovina...
Battle of Ras Kamboni
The Battle of Ras Kamboni was a battle in the 2006-2007 Somali War fought by the Islamic Courts Union (ICU) and affiliated militias against Ethiopian and the Somali Transitional Federal Government (TF...
February 2008 Bosaso bombings
The War in Somalia was an armed conflict involving largely Ethiopian and Somali Transitional Federal Government (TFG) forces and Somali troops from Puntland versus the Somali Islamist umbrella group, ...
Arab Mujahideen in Chechnya
The Arab Mujahideen in Chechnya (Arabic: المجاهدين العرب في الشيشان‎, Al-Moojahadeen Al-'Arab fee Al-Shishan; Russian: Арабские моджахеды в Чечне, Arabskiye Muzhakhady v Chechnye) is an...
Kashmir conflict
The Kashmir conflict is a major territorial dispute between India and Pakistan that dates back prior to independence. While regular peace talks have occurred since 2010, a diplomatic solution has not ...
Kashmir conflict - Wikipedia
Ibrahim Haji Jama Mee'aad
Ibrahim al-Afghani also known as Ibrahim Haji Jama Mee'aad was a prominent member of Somalia's Al-Shabaab, an insurgent group fighting Somalia's Transitional Federal Government. He hailed from the Sa...
Iraqi insurgency
Iraqi insurgency may refer to:
Iraqi insurgency - Wikipedia