Ansar al-Islam

Type: Organization
Name: Ansar al-Islam (Ansar al Islam)
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 3 reports

Ansar al Islam claims new attacks on official Twitter feed

Ansar al Islam's Twitter feed. Ansar al Islam (AAI), a jihadist group based in northern Iraq, claimed a string of new attacks in a series of tweets between July 13 and July 21. In one tweet, AAI implied that it had a hand in the death of Major General ... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Militant Islamist group’s leader released pending retrial

ISTANBULSelih İzzet Erdiş was greeted by the deputy mayor of Bolu after his release on July 22. DHA PhotoThe leader of the Islamic Great East Raiders Front (IBDA-C) militant group was released by a court on July 22, after his lawyer’s demand for a retrial ... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

You've heard about ISIS. You haven't heard about these guys

Ansar al-Islam, one of six main groups making up the Sunni coalition that includes the Islamic State, tweeted this image on June 22. "Allahu akbar," read the tweet. "Mujaheedeen of #ansar_al_islam near of Kirkuk." Ansar al-Islam/TwitterKIRKUK, Iraq — ... [Published GlobalPost - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 2 reports

Claims of Saddam’s ‘far-reaching’ ties to al-Qaeda are a stretch

By ,“It is undisputed, and has been confirmed repeatedly in Iraqi government documents captured after the invasion, that Saddam had deep, longstanding, far-reaching relationships with terrorist organizations, including al Qaeda and its affiliates. ”—Former ... [Published Washington Post - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Iraq Illusions

Jessica T. Matthews at The New York Review of Books: The story most media accounts tell of the recent burst of violence in Iraq seems clear-cut and straightforward. In reality, what is happening is anything but. The Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Who is Abu Musab Al-Zarqawi? From Al Zarqawi to Al-Bagdahdi: “The Islamic State” is a CIA-Mossad-MI6 “Intelligence Asset”

The following article first published ten years in June 2004 pertains to Abu Musab Al-Zarqawi, the legendary leader and founder of Al Qaeda in Iraq.The name of this mysterious jihadist organization was later renamed the Islamic State of Iraq (ISI) and ... [Published Global Research - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

To bring Iraq back from the brink

With the battle lines in Iraq’s Sunni provinces more or less stabilized, the war-torn nation’s political elite have a fresh chance to walk from the edge of the precipice.Several developments leave a small window of opportunity for saving the Iraqi state ... [Published New York Post - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

You Might Have Missed: Israel-Palestine Death Toll, Iraq Drone Strikes, and Afghan Civilians

loading...by Micah ZenkoJuly 11, 2014 SEC. HAGEL: A lot of questions always come with any possibility or decision whether to take strikes or not. So those are all questions that are being asked and factors are being—are put into the process. And those ... [Published Council On Foreign Relations - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Sunni alliance in Iraq is fragile, says report

World Bulletin/News DeskThe Sunni alliance in Iraq, which aims to topple the Shiite-led government’s leader Nouri Al-Maliki, is expected to fall apart, according to a report by an Ankara-based think tank.The report released last week by the Foundation ... [Published World Bulletin - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Assad's and Maliki's aircraft bomb Iraqi cities

Assad regime aircraft carried out a series of strikes to the border of Iraq, in particular, it bombed the city of Al Quaim near the Syrian border which is now under the control of the Mujahideen.Also on Tuesday, the aircraft of illegal Shiite regime in ... [Published Kavkaz-Center - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

ISIS Makes New Friends, Gives Hints of What's to Come

ISIS supporters say they now have the support of other al Qaida groups in the region, including Ansar al-Islam in Kirkuk and Ramadi, and at least some members of Jabhat al-Nusra. It's holding another celebratory parade in Haweija.Syria, on...[[ This is ... [Published Talkleft - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 3 reports

Egyptian Al Nusrah Front commander on Syrian border defects to ISIS

This image is of two juxtaposed pictures: one of Abu Yusuf al Masri pledging bayat to an ISIS commander who is thought to be Omar al Shishani (right) and the other of Abu Yusuf with a Al Nusrah Front leader named Abu Hassan al Kuwaiti (left). The ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Jun 26 2014]

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Major General al Sudani was one of Iraqi prime minister Nuri al Maliki's top military leaders. Maliki released a statement saying al Sudani "met martyrdom on the battlefield as he was fighting ... terrorists" according to Reuters . Maliki also personally attended al Sudani's funeral
According to a statement issued by "Naqshbandi organization " seen by "Shafaq News", "our army rejects all kinds of forced displacement and emptying Iraq of its components and changing the map of Iraq and the political and demographic region."
"I arrived in Kurdistan with a chemical weapons suit in my rucksack and left as Saddam's forces crumbled"

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Ansar al Islam claims new attacks on official T... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - Jul 23 2014]
Ansar al Islam claims new attacks on official T... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Jul 23 2014]
Ansar al Islam claims new attacks on official T... [Published The Long War Journal - Jul 23 2014]
Militant Islamist group’s leader released pendi... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 23 2014]
"Naqshbandi" Organization announces its refusal... [Published Zawya.com - Jul 23 2014]
You've heard about ISIS. You haven't heard abou... [Published Daily Breeze - Jul 22 2014]
U.S. Should Stay Out Of Latest Sectarian Civil ... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 21 2014]
You've heard about ISIS. You haven't heard abou... [Published GlobalPost - Jul 21 2014]
Claims of Saddam’s ‘far-reaching’ ties to al-Qa... [Published Washington Post - Jul 20 2014]
The Cheneys' Claim of a 'Deep, Longstanding, Fa... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 19 2014]
Iraq Illusions [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 18 2014]
Who is Abu Musab Al-Zarqawi? From Al Zarqawi to... [Published Global Research - Jul 17 2014]
To bring Iraq back from the brink [Published New York Post - Jul 17 2014]
'I arrived in Kurdistan with a chemical weapons... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 16 2014]
Iraq illusions [Published Iran Focus - Jul 12 2014]
You Might Have Missed: Israel-Palestine Death T... [Published Council On Foreign Relations - Jul 11 2014]
Is Iraq sleepwalking to partition? [Published Middle East Monitor - Jul 11 2014]
The Truth About Iraq [Published Weekly Standard - Jul 11 2014]
Sunni alliance in Iraq is fragile, says report [Published World Bulletin - Jul 06 2014]
India roped in various Sunni groups including S... [Published Times of India - Jul 06 2014]
ISIS forces Indian nurses out of Tikrit [Published The Hindu - Jul 03 2014]
Iraq Needs Unity, Not Partition :: Jawad in Dai... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - Jul 01 2014]
Michael Jansen: Not a win-win situation [Published The Gulf Today - Jun 29 2014]
ISIS Is Gaining Territory, But The Kurds Still ... [Published Business Insider - Jun 27 2014]
Assad's and Maliki's aircraft bomb Iraqi cities [Published Kavkaz-Center - Jun 27 2014]
Why Iraq Should Stay Unified [Published Yahoo! News - Jun 27 2014]
ISIS Makes New Friends, Gives Hints of What's t... [Published Talkleft - Jun 26 2014]
Mapping out Iraq's fighting groups [Published Al Jazeera - Jun 26 2014]
Egyptian Al Nusrah Front commander on Syrian bo... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Jun 26 2014]
Egyptian Al Nusrah Front commander on Syrian bo... [Published The Long War Journal - Jun 26 2014]
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Ansar al Islam claims new attacks on official T... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - Jul 23 2014]
Ansar al Islam's Twitter feed. Ansar al Islam (AAI), a jihadist group based in northern Iraq, claimed a string of new attacks in a series of tweets between July 13 and July 21. In one tweet, AAI implied that it had a hand in the death of Major General ...
Ansar al Islam claims new attacks on official T... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Jul 23 2014]
Ansar al Islam's Twitter feed. Ansar al Islam (AAI), a jihadist group based in northern Iraq, claimed a string of new attacks in a series of tweets between July 13 and July 21. In one tweet, AAI implied that it had a hand in the death of Major General ...
Ansar al Islam claims new attacks on official T... [Published The Long War Journal - Jul 23 2014]
Ansar al Islam's Twitter feed. Ansar al Islam (AAI), a jihadist group based in northern Iraq, claimed a string of new attacks in a series of tweets between July 13 and July 21. In one tweet, AAI implied that it had a hand in the death of Major General ...
Iraq Illusions [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 18 2014]
Jessica T. Matthews at The New York Review of Books: The story most media accounts tell of the recent burst of violence in Iraq seems clear-cut and straightforward. In reality, what is happening is anything but. The Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham ...
Iraq Needs Unity, Not Partition :: Jawad in Dai... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - Jul 01 2014]
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