Al-Qaeda

Type: Organization
Name: Al-Qaeda (Al Qaeda, Al Qaida, International Front for Fighting Jews and Crusaders, Islamic Army for the Liberation of Holy Sites, Islamic Salvation Foundation, The Group for the Preservation of the Holy Sites, The Islamic Army for the Liberation of the Holy Places, The World Islamic Front for Jihad Against Jews and Crusaders, Usama bin Ladin Network, Usama bin Ladin Organization)
Nationality: Afghanistan
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Al Qaeda
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 22 mins ago - 17 reports

Islamist Group Kidnaps Frenchman in Algeria

(ALGIERS, Algeria) — A splinter group from al-Qaida’s North African branch kidnapped a French citizen and said Monday that it would kill him unless France halts it airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq. More Sarkozy Eyes Return to Frontline ... [Published The China Blog - 22 mins ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 58 mins ago - 2 reports

Military experts: Obama's ISIS strategy doomed

Text smaller Text biggerFormer Republican congressman, retired Lt. Col. Allen WestNEW YORK – Unless the United States deploys Special Forces on the ground and acknowledges its enemy is Islamic jihadists, the Obama military strategy against ISIS is doomed ... [Published WorldNetDaily - 58 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Centre Goes Strict on Disclosure of Govt Matters

NEW DELHI: Intelligence agencies reveal that the chief of the al-Qaeda wing in India, Aasim Umar, and Harkat ul-Mujahideen chief Fazlur Rehman Khalil are now trying to recruit youth for operations in Jammu and Kashmir.An Intelligence dossier suggests ... [Published New Indian Express - 1 hour ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

NIA seeks government nod to file FIR against al Qaeda, Islamic State

Prima facie evidence of al Qaeda and Islamic State (IS) trying to woo and recruit India n Muslim youth as their cadre and the video footage showing a flagrant al Qaeda chief Ayman-al-Jawahiri exhorting to wage a war against India has led the National ... [Published DNA India - 1 hour ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Exclusive - U.S., France propose U.N. sanctions on foreign Islamist fighters

The bid to sanction people from France, Saudi Arabia, Norway, Senegal and Kuwait coincides with the expected adoption on Wednesday of a Security Council resolution to suppress foreign extremist fighters. U.S. President Barack Obama is scheduled to chair ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 3 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 3 reports

Experts Disagree on Top Terror Threat

A bizarre cacophony of expert voices cannot seem to agree on the principal terrorist threat facing the United States.“It’s Iran,” says one group of credentialed experts, including Eric Edelman, a former undersecretary of defense for policy.“It’s still ... [Published NewsMax.com - 6 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 8 reports

Khorasan: US warns Syrian terror group may be bigger threat than IS

The USA's Director of National Intelligence has warned that a new and little known splinter group from al-Qaida may pose a greater threat to the West than the so-called Islamic State (IS). Known as 'Khorasan', they are may possibly receiving funding from ... [Published Voice of Russia - 7 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 4 reports

Terror group urges 'kill Australians'

The Islamic State extremist group has asked its supporters to directly target Australians."If you can kill a disbelieving American or European ... or an Australian, or a Canadian, or any other disbeliever from the disbelievers waging war, including the ... [Published Prime 7 - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 4 reports

Two Indian-origin terrorists active in recruiting men for ISIS and Al-Qaeda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a recent interview expressed faith that Indian Muslims will be never swayed by the propaganda of the Islamic State and al-Qaeda . But that doesn't mean the terror organisations are not trying to brainwash young men and ... [Published DNA India - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 5 reports

Khorasan: US officials admit different Syrian terror group may be bigger threat than Isis

American intelligence officials claimed over the weekend another Syrian group could pose a greater threat than Isis to Europe and the United States. United States officials said the group called Khorasan, led by senior al-Qaeda figure Muhsin al-Fadhli, ... [Published The Independent - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 11 reports

United States believes Khorasan poses as big a threat as Islamic State

As the US begins what could be a lengthy military campaign against Islamic State, intelligence and law enforcement officials said another Syrian group, led by a shadowy figure once among Osama bin Laden's inner circle, posed a more direct threat to America ... [Published Canberra Times - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 7 reports

Al Qaeda is trying to enter Assam, says Tarun Gogoi

Guwahati, Sep 21 (ANI): Days after Al Qaeda threatened to carry out militant activities in India through a video, Chief Minister of Assam, Tarun Gogoi said intelligence sources revealed that the militant outfit was trying to enter the state and establish ... [Published Ani News - Sep 21 2014]

Quotes

In a 43-minute video, Adnani said: "If you can kill a disbelieving American or European - especially the spiteful and filthy French - or an Australian, or a Canadian, or any other disbeliever from the disbelievers waging war, including the citizens of the countries that joined a coalition against the Islamic State, then rely upon God, and kill him in any manner."
...That means I will not hesitate to take action against ISIL [ISIS] in Syria as well as Iraq," Obama said. "This is a core principle of my presidency: If you threaten America, you will find no safe haven."
"Maj Gens Rizwan Akhtar, Hilal Hussain, Ghayur Mahmood, Nazir Butt, Navid Mukhtar, Hidayat Ur Rehman" were promoted to next ranks, Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major Asim Bajwa tweeted
"To save his life, you must officially announce the end of your hostility against the Islamic State."

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U.S. begins airstrikes against Islamic State in... [Published Washington Post - 21 mins ago]
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Islamist Group Kidnaps Frenchman in Algeria [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - 22 mins ago]
Islamist Group Kidnaps Frenchman in Algeria [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - 22 mins ago]
US airstrikes begin in Syria [Published NEWS.com.au - 24 mins ago]
Algerian militants threaten to kill French hostage [Published New York Daily News - 28 mins ago]
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Close ally of army chief named Pakistan's new s... [Published Canada Standard - 37 mins ago]
In Feb. 2012 Hillary Clinton Told CBS News She ... [Published YID With LID - 45 mins ago]
Frenchman kidnapped in Algeria by Islamic State... [Published ABC Radio Australia - 45 mins ago]
Iran remains our biggest challenge [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - 49 mins ago]
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IS-linked group threatens to kill French hostag... [Published GMA News Online - 1 hour ago]
Chilling: Group Deadlier Than ISIS Had Risen [Published International Business Times Australia - 1 hour ago]
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Islamist Group Kidnaps Frenchman in Algeria [Published The China Blog - 22 mins ago]
(ALGIERS, Algeria) — A splinter group from al-Qaida’s North African branch kidnapped a French citizen and said Monday that it would kill him unless France halts it airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq. More Sarkozy Eyes Return to Frontline ...
Islamist Group Kidnaps Frenchman in Algeria [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - 22 mins ago]
(ALGIERS, Algeria) — A splinter group from al-Qaida’s North African branch kidnapped a French citizen and said Monday that it would kill him unless France halts it airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq. More Sarkozy Eyes Return to Frontline ...
Islamist Group Kidnaps Frenchman in Algeria [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - 22 mins ago]
(ALGIERS, Algeria) — A splinter group from al-Qaida’s North African branch kidnapped a French citizen and said Monday that it would kill him unless France halts it airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq. In a video that appeared on social ...
In Feb. 2012 Hillary Clinton Told CBS News She ... [Published YID With LID - 45 mins ago]
Former Obama Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta said the entire Obama National Security team wanted President Obama to Arm the Syrian Rebels--that would include his long time political friend Hillary Clinton.  In a recent interview Ms. Clinton said she ...
Obama’s “Yemen model” is failing in Yemen [Published Power Line - 1 hour ago]
(Paul Mirengoff) In his address to the nation about countering ISIS, President Obama said that the will model for his strategy will be the one we have employed in Yemen against al Qaeda in the Arab Peninsula (AQAP). That strategy consists of relying ...
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Kerry says some nations offer ground troops to ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Sep 14 2014]
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