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Nigerian Army Announces The Arrest Of Leader Of Islamist Group Ansaru

Nigerian Army Announces The Arrest Of Leader Of Islamist Group...

The leader of Nigerian Islamist group Ansaru, a breakaway faction of Boko Haram but linked to Al Qaeda in Islamic Maghreb ( AQIM ), was arrested on Friday in central Nigeria, the army announced on Sunday. Security officers achieved a breakthrough ..., 4 weeks ago
Leader of Nigeria's Islamist Ansaru group arrested in Nigeria Homeland Security News Wire, 4 weeks ago
What is Ansaru, Nigeria's Other Militant Group? MSNBC Newsweek, 4 weeks ago

16 civilians killed in Ivory Coast beach attack

Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) has claimed responsibility for the shootings. Gunmen from the North African branch of Al Qaeda killed 16 people, including four Europeans, at a beach resort town in Ivory Coast on Sunday, the latest in a string of deadly ...
 The Hindu1 month ago In Senegal, a beach town slowly wakes up to Islamist threat | Reuters  First Post.com1 month ago Al Qaeda group claims kidnapping of Australians in Burkina Faso  Reuters2 months ago Senegal: Jihadist Threat Hampering Tourism  NewsofAfrica.org3 weeks ago

Signs of a Change in Strategy for AQIM

Since Al-Mourabitoun merged with Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) in December 2015, the latter has experienced significant momentum.[1] Its increased number of terrorist attacks, its intensified operations in Mali, the move of its activities ...
 International Institute for Counter-Terrorism2 days ago U.S. commander sees al Qaeda Africa group strengthening  Reuters2 months ago

Tunisian Al Qaeda battalion claims ambush near Algerian border

The Uqba bin Nafi Battalion, al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb's (AQIM) branch in Tunisia, has claimed an attack on Tunisian border guards near the town of Bouchebka on the Algerian border. In a statement released online by one of AQIM's media ...
 The Long War Journal1 month ago Al-Qaeda claims responsibility for attack on Algerian gas plant  Reuters1 month ago Al Qaeda claims responsibility for attack on U.N. base in Mali| Reuters  First Post.com2 months ago Al Qaeda Claims Timbuktu Attack  NDTV2 months ago

The West in Africa in The Age of Extremism

Did terrorists inch Africa and Europe closer together last month? An attack by al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) at an Ivory Coast beach resort which left 22 dead was followed less than 10 days later by an attack in Brussels claimed by Islamic ...
 Daily Maverick2 weeks ago Africa: The West in Africa in the Age of Extremism  AllAfrica.com2 weeks ago Intractable terrorism in Sub-Saharan Africa  Masress.com3 weeks ago
Modern Ghana

Under pressure Sahel jihadists resort to soft targets: French commander

1st May 2016, 0 comments The commander of a French anti-jihadist force in Africa's northern Sahel says Islamist insurgents are hitting soft targets elsewhere after losing the initiative in the region. General Patrick Brethous said groups were ...
 Expatica France2 days ago Sahel jihadists resort to soft targets: France  Arab Times10 hours ago Sahel jihadists resorting to soft targets: French commander  Modern Ghana1 day ago Sahel rebels hit soft targets after being outplayed on home turf  Oman Tribune2 days ago
Jerusalem Post

Black Banner at the gates of Europe: Libya and the Islamic State crisis

At a meeting of G5 world leaders in Hanover, Germany, this week, a proposal was raised for US warships to join vessels of EU navies off the coast of Libya. Their mission would be to help slow the flow of migrants from Africa. They would also be ...
 Jerusalem Post3 days ago
Sys-Con Belgium

Move AFRICOM to Morocco to Counter the Islamic State Group's Threat

The security situation in North Africa is growing increasingly dire, with destabilized countries and growing terrorist groups. Meanwhile, the U.S. combatant command for the region has been stuck in Germany for eight years. It is time to make another ...
 US News & World Report6 days ago Study Highlights Growing Links Between "Islamic State" and North Africa/Sahel Extremist Groups  BioSpace1 month ago
Modern Ghana

Ghana, Togo boost security after attack warning

Security has been beefed up in Accra and Lome following a leaked intelligence report that indicated Islamist militants were likely to launch their next attacks in Ghana and Togo. In Ghana's capital, there has been an increased visible police ...
 Yahoo! India1 week ago Ghana and Togo on alert after attack warning  Africa Review1 week ago
News Express Nigeria

Boko Haram, Islamic State, and the underlying concerns for West Africa

by Omar S. Mahmood Last year, Boko Haram pledged allegiance to the Islamic State. What's come of it? Military regroup after a Boko Haram attack in Cameroon. When Boko Haram released a recording in March 2015 in which its leader pledged ...
 Reporters3652 days ago West Africa: Boko Haram, Islamic State, and Underlying Concerns for the Region  AllAfrica.com4 days ago Links between Boko Haram and Islamic State getting stronger: US  News Express Nigeria1 week ago US warns of links between Islamic...  DailyNews724.com1 week ago
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