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No fresh insights in the Al Nusra relationship with Al Qaeda

No fresh insights in the Al Nusra relationship with Al Qaeda Abu Muhammad al-Joulani, the leader of Jabhat al-Nusra (al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria) gave an interview to al-Jazeera TV yesterday (27th May). He was not asked about Nusra’s links with al-Qaeda and its leader Ayman al-Zawahiri. Unexpectedly it provided no fresh insights and was criticised…

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ISIS an initial overview

ISIS an Initial Overview by Vasco Da Cruz Amador – CEO Global Risk Awareness The Islamic State´s founding goes back to 2006. It was founded by, for the most part, Al Qaeda in Iraq. Al Qaeda in Iraq started early in 2004 when a group headed by Abu Musab al-Zarqawi joined Al-Qaeda Central and renamed his…

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