Abdelmalek Droukdel (AKA Abu Musab Abdul Wadud), the leader of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), was reportedly killed in a French-led operation in northern Mali.

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As the world digests the heartbreaking details of last week’s white nationalist terrorist attack against two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, we must once more reckon with the same horrid violence we’ve seen from Dylann Roof, Robert Bowers, and others in recent years—the latest reminder in the post 9/11 West that terrorism is not limited to radical jihadists.

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On Wednesday, November 28, Austrian Islamic State (IS/ISIS) fighter Mohamed Mahmoud, known by the alias “Abu Usama al-Gharib,” was announced dead, ending the dark saga of a lifelong ladder-climb to the top of the global jihadi community—and ultimate fall.

Tags: Countries: Austria,Germany,Syria
Groups: Islamic State (ISIS-ISIL)
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