U.S. Special Ops Forces Enter Syria, Kill Senior ISIS Member
U.S. Special Operations Forces killed a senior leader of ISIS overnight Friday during a rare and risky ground raid in Syria and freed a young woman who was enslaved in his compound, the White House an...
Abu Sayyaf
Abu Sayyaf ( pronunciation  AH-boo sah-YAHF; Arabic: جماعة أبو سياف‎; Jamāʿah Abū Sayyāf, ASG, Filipino: Grupong Abu Sayyaf) is a militant Islamist group based in and around Jo...
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Awakening movements in Iraq
The Sons of Iraq (Arabic: أبناء العراق‎ Abnāʼ al-ʻIrāq), also known as Anbar's Salvation (Arabic: إنقاذ الأنبار‎ Inqādh al-Anbār), the National Council for the Salvation of Iraq (...
Awakening movements in Iraq - Wikipedia
U.S. Special Ops Forces Enter Syria, Kill Senior ISIS Member
U.S. Special Operations Forces killed a senior leader of ISIS overnight Friday during a rare and risky ground raid in Syria and freed a young woman who was enslaved in his compound, the White House an...
Jama'at al-Tawhid wal-Jihad
Jama'at al-Tawhid wal-Jihad (Arabic: جماعة التوحيد والجهاد‎, Organization of Monotheism and Jihad) was a militant Jihadist group led by the Jordanian national Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. This gr...
Isnilon Totoni Hapilon
Isnilon Totoni Hapilon (born March 18, 1966 in Bulanza barangay, Lantawan municipality, Basilan province, Republic of the Philippines) is a leader of the Filipino terrorist organization called the Abu...
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Hamsiraji Marusi Sali
Hamsiraji Marusi Sali (died 2004) was a kidnapper and murderer in the Abu Sayyaf Group. He was wanted in the Philippines for at least twenty kidnappings, and wanted in the United States for three kidn...
Hamsiraji Marusi Sali - Wikipedia
Hakimullah Mehsud
Hakimullah Mehsud (Pashto/Urdu: حکیم‌ الله محسود; c. 1979 − 1 November 2013), born Jamshed Mehsud (جمشید محسود) and also known as Zulfiqar Mehsud (ذو الفقار محسود), was the emir of Tehrik-i-Taliban Pa...
Muslim Khan
Muslim Khan was a spokesman for the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan of Swat. He was born in Kabal Tehsil of Swat.In an interview with New England Foundation for the Arts, when asked about his usage of Ameri...
FBI Most Wanted Terrorists
The Federal Bureau of Investigation's Most Wanted Terrorists is a list of persons who have been indicted (formally accused) by sitting Federal grand juries in the United States district courts, for al...
FBI Most Wanted Terrorists - Wikipedia
Jund al-Khilafah
Jund al-Khalifah fi Ard al-Jazayer (Arabic: جند الخلافة في أرض الجزائر‎, meaning Soldiers of the Caliphate in Algeria or Caliphate Soldiers of Algeria) is an Algerian militant group.After ki...
Baitullah Mehsud
Baitullah Mehsud (Pashto: بیت اللہ محسود‎; Urdu: بیت اللہ محسود‎; c. 1974 – c. 5 August 2009) was a leading militant in Waziristan, Pakistan, and the leader of the Tehrik-i-Taliban...
Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan
Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP; Urdu: تحریک طالبان پاکستان; "Taliban Movement of Pakistan"), alternatively referred to as the Pakistani Taliban, is an umbrella organization of various Islamist militan...
Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan - Wikipedia
Mujahideen Shura Council (Iraq)
The Mujahideen Shura Council (MSC), (Arabic: مجلس شورى المجاهدين في العراق‎), was an umbrella organization of at least six Sunni Islamic insurgent groups taking part in the Iraqi insurgency ...
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PNS Mehran attack
The PNS Mehran attack was an attack/shooting by Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and Al Qaeda which took place on 22 May 2011, at PNS Mehran, the headquarters of the Pakistan Navy's Naval Air Arm and ...
Qari Hussain
Qari Hussain Ahmad Mehsud (Pashto/Urdu: قارى حسین احمد) (died October 7, 2010) was a top lieutenant in the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and the organizer of the group's suicide bombing squads. He w...
Qari Hussain - Wikipedia
Khadaffy Janjalani
Khadaffy Abubakar Janjalani (also transliterated as Khadafy Janjalani, Khadafi Janjalani and Khaddafi Janjalani) (March 3, 1975 – September 4, 2006) was the nominal leader of the Filipino milita...
Khadaffy Janjalani - Wikipedia
Azam Tariq (Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan)
Azam Tariq is a spokesperson for the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). The TTP chose him as its spokesman after his predecessor, Maulvi Umar, was detained by Pakistani authorities in August 2009.For h...
Operation Rah-e-Nijat
The Operation Rah-e-Nijat (English: Path to Salvation; Urdu: آپریشن راہ نجات) was a strategic offensive military operation by the unified command of Pakistan Armed Forces against the Tehrik-i-Tali...
Operation Rah-e-Nijat - Wikipedia
Radullan Sahiron
Radullan Sahiron is a Filipino Islamist terrorist associated with the Abu Sayyaf group. He reportedly took command of the organization following the death of Khadaffy Janjalani in September 2006. He l...
Dos Palmas kidnappings
The Dos Palmas kidnappings was a hostage crisis in the southern Philippines that began with the seizing of twenty hostages from the affluent Dos Palmas Resort on a private island in the Honda Bay, Pal...
Wali-ur-Rehman
Wali-ur-Rehman (Wali Ur-Rehman Mehsud) (c. 1970, (Bannu) - 29 May 2013) was a senior Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander based in South Waziristan. Wali-ur-Rehman was formerly a spokesman for B...
Wali-ur-Rehman - Wikipedia
Omar Khalid
Omar Khalid (Urdu:عمر خالد), also known as Omar Khalid Khorasani was the commander of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Mohmand Agency. He was considered one of TTP's most effective and powerful lead...
Jainal Antel Sali, Jr.
Jainal Antel Sali, Jr. (June 1, 1964 - January 16, 2007) was the leader of Abu Sayyaf, an Islamist terrorist organization affiliated with Al Qaeda.Born in Zamboanga City, Mindanao, in Philippines, Sal...
Jainal Antel Sali, Jr. - Wikipedia
Islamic State of Iraq
The Islamic State of Iraq (ISI; Arabic: دولة العراق الإسلامية‎ Dawlat al-ʿIrāq al-ʾIslāmiyyah) was a Sunni Islamic group that aimed to establish an Islamic state in Sunni, Arab-majority area...
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Ehsanullah Ehsan (Taliban spokesman)
Ehsanullah Ehsan was a spokesman for the Pakistani Taliban.In December 2011, Ehsanullah disputed that the Pakistani Taliban was negotiating a cease-fire with the Pakistani government.He asserted that ...
Tariq Azizuddin
Tariq Azizuddin is Pakistan's ambassador to Turkey. He was ambassador to Afghanistan when he was taken hostage by terrorists from the Tehrik-i-Taliban on Monday February 11, 2008.Tariq was traveling, ...
Tariq Azizuddin - Wikipedia