Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb

Type: Organization
Name: Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (GSPC, Le Groupe Salafiste pour la Predication et le Combat, Salafist Group for Call and Combat, Al Qaeda in the Maghreb, Groupe Salafiste pour la Predication et le Combat, Salafist Group for Preaching and Combat)
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Tunisian soldier killed in 'war' with militants on Algerian border

A Tunisian soldier was killed and five others wounded on Friday by a landmine explosion in the Mount Chaambi region near the Algerian border, the Tunisian defence ministry said.Three of the injured soldiers are in a critical condition, reported Tunisia ... [Published Middle East Eye - 18 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Terror suspects arrested

French forces in Mali captured three suspected members of terror group al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb. 'If our suspicions are confirmed, they will be transferred to the Malian authorities,' French army spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Michel Sabatier ... [Published Legalbrief - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Jihadists prep for takeover of Spain

Text smaller Text biggerISIS message in front of Aljafería Palace in ZaragozaJihadists inside Spain have begun prepping for a takeover of the nation by ISIS, also known as Islamic State, the terror army that has been marching across Iraq, destroying ... [Published WorldNetDaily - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Al-Qaeda claims attack on Tunisia minister's home

TUNIS- Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb said Friday it was responsible for a recent attack on the home of Tunisia's interior minister that killed four policemen, the first such claim in the country."A group of lions... went to cut off the head of the criminal ... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Arab Spring gave rise to 'terrorist' groups: Algeria FM

The Arab Spring has given rise to instability and promoted the rise of "terrorist" groups, Algeria’s foreign minister Ramtane Lamamra said on Tuesday.The ideological influence of terrorist groups has been allowed to flourish in the post-Arab Spring period, ... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Africa, the new outpost of terrorism

10:36While the eyes of the world are on Iraq, where all the mistakes of a disastrous American policy (also towards counterterrorism) are clearly seen, it is another part of the world where Islamic extremism is growing and becoming even more radicaliz ... [Published Russia Today - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

2 UN peacekeepers killed in Mali

(CNN) -In fresh evidence the threat of violence in Mali -- and, specifically, attacks directed at international forces -- hasn't gone away, two U.N. peacekeepers died and nine others were hurt in a suicide attack Saturday, the U.N. mission there said ... [Published WCYB-TV - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Video: Anti-craft Missiles Deployed by Moroccan Army to Prevent Terrorist Attacks

Morocco braces for a potential terrorist attack from terrorist groups linked to Al Gaead in the Islamic Maghreb (AQMI) and the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS). The video shows a deployment of anti-aircraft missiles in the coast ... More ... [Published Maroc Press - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 2 reports

North Africa: Maghreb Al-Qaeda Torn Apart By ISIS

By Jemal OumarNouakchott — Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's call for all jihadists to swear allegiance to his so-called caliphate is dividing al-Qaeda's Maghreb branch.Sahel security may now hinge on whether regional terror groups shift their loyalty from al-Qaeda ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Algeria enters new era of violence

Algeria’s sham presidential election has come and gone. My last comment in “ Algeria’s dead man walking” was that the two or three days after the polls closed could be decisive. It now looks as if they may have been, but for an entirely different rea ... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 2 reports

Yemen Qaeda chief praises Iraq jihadists

Yemeni tribesmen attend a gathering calling on army authorities to track down Al Qaeda militants responsible for the killing of 14 soldiers a week ago, in Sanaa.AFP/SanaaAn influential Al Qaeda leader in Yemen has praised Islamic State jihadists for ... [Published Gulf Times - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 2 reports

French forces in Mali capture three Al-Qaeda suspects

French forces in Mali captured three suspected members of terror group Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, an army spokesman said Wednesday.Source:http://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/2014/08/13/french-forces-in-mali-capture-three... ... [Published AA South Africa - Aug 13 2014]

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"It is impossible to gain 100 per cent control over an area of this terrain and this size" Rahmouni said
French forces in Mali captured three suspected members of terror group al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb. "If our suspicions are confirmed, they will be transferred to the Malian authorities" French army spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Michel Sabatier said, according to a report on the allAfrica.com site...
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"They started a blind campaign of arrests against our youth" AQIM said

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Tunisian soldier killed in 'war' with militants... [Published Middle East Eye - 18 hours ago]
Terror suspects arrested [Published Legalbrief - 22 hours ago]
African Leaders Summit a 'Clear Success' [guest... [Published Individual.com - Aug 19 2014]
Africa Update - August 14, 2014 [Published Lexology - Aug 19 2014]
Jihadists prep for takeover of Spain [Published WorldNetDaily - Aug 18 2014]
Al-Qaeda claims attack on Tunisia minister's home [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 18 2014]
Arab Spring gave rise to 'terrorist' groups: Al... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 18 2014]
Africa, the new outpost of terrorism [Published Russia Today - Aug 18 2014]
Algeria to send shipments to gas-strapped Egypt [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 17 2014]
Perils of Western military intervention [Published Kingston Whig-Standard - Aug 17 2014]
UN peacekeepers die in Mali attack [Published BBC - Aug 17 2014]
2 UN peacekeepers killed in Mali [Published WCYB-TV - Aug 16 2014]
North Africa: Maghreb Al-Qaeda Torn Apart By ISIS [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 16 2014]
Video: Anti-craft Missiles Deployed by Moroccan... [Published Maroc Press - Aug 16 2014]
ISIS's Caliphate declaration: Regional reaction [Published Observer India - Aug 16 2014]
Maghreb al-Qaeda torn apart by ISIS [Published Magharebia - Aug 15 2014]
Algeria enters new era of violence [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 15 2014]
Analysis: Has the nation state outlived its use... [Published Daily Maverick - Aug 15 2014]
VOA Peerless in Coverage of U.S.-Africa Leaders... [Published Broadcasting Board of Governors - Aug 14 2014]
French Forces in Mali Capture Three Al-Qaeda Su... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 14 2014]
Yemen Qaeda chief praises Iraq jihadists [Published Gulf Times - Aug 14 2014]
The economic cost of the Ebola outbreak to West... [Published ETurboNews - Aug 14 2014]
The U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit: Security Initia... [Published Brookings Institution - Aug 14 2014]
Airstrikes reported in Benghazi as rogue genera... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 14 2014]
Yemen Qaida Chief Praises Iraq Jihadists [Published Naharnet - Aug 14 2014]
Jihadists coordinate on Tunisian-Algerian border [Published AlMonitor - Aug 13 2014]
French forces in Mali capture three Al-Qaeda su... [Published AA South Africa - Aug 13 2014]
Abdel Aziz likely to hold onto Mauritanian pres... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 13 2014]
The CIA Activities and the Huge U.S. Military O... [Published Global Research - Aug 13 2014]
A short political history of the barbaric terro... [Published Quartz - Aug 13 2014]
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Ansar Dine leader resurfaces, urges expulsion o... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 12 2014]
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Ansar Dine leader resurfaces, urges expulsion o... [Published The Long War Journal - Aug 12 2014]
img alt="iyag-ag-ghali.jpg" src="http://www.longwarjournal.org/images/iyag-ag-ghali.jpg" width="550" height="371" class="mt-image-center" style="text-align: center; display: block; margin: 0 auto 20px;" /> After lying low since early 2013, Iyad ...
Ansar Dine leader resurfaces, urges expulsion o... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - Aug 12 2014]
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AQAP claims killing of 50 Yemeni soldiers in Se... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 11 2014]
A Twitter account affiliated with al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula announced yesterday that AQAP fighters had killed more than 50 Yemeni soldiers during the group's Aug. 7 attack on the Yemeni Army's 1st Military District headquarters in the city ...
AQAP claims killing of 50 Yemeni soldiers in Se... [Published The Long War Journal - Aug 11 2014]
A Twitter account affiliated with al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula announced yesterday that AQAP fighters had killed more than 50 Yemeni soldiers during the group's Aug. 7 attack on the Yemeni Army's 1st Military District headquarters in the city ...
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