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Al Qaeda in Iraq Abu Ghraib Jailbreak a Counterterrorism Nightmare




Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant eulogizes Tunisian suicide bomber

Al-'Awni-ISIL.jpgHamza al 'Awni said that on the ground, the ISIL and the Al Nusrah Front for the People of the Levant, another al Qaeda affiliate in Syria, are "without differences."


Brazen Attacks at Prisons Raise Worries of Al Qaeda's Strength in Iraq




Iraq's Insurgents Picking Up Attacks During Ramadan




Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant claims credit for prison break




Iraq jailbreak highlights al-Qaeda affiliate's ascendancy




American passport found at al Qaeda base in northern Syria

Ibrahim-Amir-Farouk-ISIL.jpgAmerican and Egyptian passports belonging to Amiir Farouk Ibrahim, who was born in Pennsylvania, were among a number of travel documents found after the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant abandoned a base in northern Syria.


Al Qaeda assaults Iraqi jails, frees hundreds of prisoners

Al_Qaeda_flag500.jpgThe Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant attacked prisons in Abu Ghraib and Taji. More than 500 al Qaeda operatives and leaders escaped from Abu Ghraib, while the assault in Taji was repelled.


Tunisian jihadist calls for clerics, youth to fight in Syria

Abu-Abdullah-al-Tunisi.jpgThe video was released by the Muhajireen Army, but is credited to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, al Qaeda's affiliate in Syria.


Violence in Iraq's Diyala province causes concern




Pakistani Taliban 'has a global agenda,' commander says




Free Syrian Army arming al Qaeda, ISIL commander claims




Free Syrian Army commander says al Qaeda is 'welcome'




Free Syrian Army issues ultimatum to al Qaeda over murder of commander




Suicide bomber detonates inside Iraqi Shia mosque




Online jihadists discuss fate of al Qaeda operative held by Saudi Arabia

Online jihadists have once again taken up the cause of Saleh al Qarawi, who is detained inside Saudi Arabia. Al Qarawi previously headed the Abdullah Azzam Brigades and reportedly operated from inside Iran. Earlier this month, the Brigades threatened Iran over its role in the Syrian conflict.


Islamic State of Iraq leader defies Zawahiri in alleged audio message

An audio message attributed to Abu Bakr al Baghdadi, the emir of al Qaeda's Islamic State of Iraq, was released online on June 14. In the message, al Baghdadi openly disobeys al Qaeda emir Ayman al Zawahiri.


Al Nusrah Front releases first official messages in 2 months

Al Qaeda's Al Nusrah Front has released four new messages, the first such productions in two months. The Al Nusrah Front and Islamic State of Iraq suspended their propaganda operations after a dispute erupted in early April. Ayman al Zawahiri ruled on the dispute in a letter and their propaganda operations have now been restarted.


Suicide bombers kill 14 in Damascus




Analysis: Hezbollah's Syria victory risks wider Sunni-Shi'ite conflict