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Mullah Nazir orders all Mehsud tribesmen to leave Wana




Another IMU 'weapons facilitator' captured in northern Afghanistan

Reports of raids against al Qaeda and the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan have decreased over the past two months, but "that does not indicate there were no missions executed, just that there was not a release issued," ISAF told LWJ.


ISAF captures another IMU weapons facilitator in Kunduz




ISAF captures IMU weapons trafficker in northern Afghanistan

The raid by ISAF and Afghan forces is the first reported against the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan in nearly a month.


Suicide bomber kills 40 people at mosque in Afghan north

The attack targeted members of government as well as police and military officials. Ninteen security personnel are reported to have been killed.


IMU video shows attack in Pakistan's 'Tribal Areas'




US adds IMU financier, Taliban IED experts to terror list

Qari Ayyub Bashir is the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan's top financier; Maulawi Adam Khan Achekzai is a senior Taliban IED expert and leader; and Aamir Ali Chaudhry is an electronics and explosives expert for the Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan who was involved in the Times Square plot.


Turkish jihadists eulogize slain German al Qaeda leader

Islamic World, a Turkish jihadist magazine, said that Bekkay Harrach fought against Israeli soldiers in the West Bank, traveled to Iraq, where he was wounded, and was detained by Syrian security forces. Harrach also lived with Atiyah Abd al Rahman in Pakistan.


ISAF captures IMU 'financial facilitator' in Kunduz




ISAF captures another senior IMU leader in Kunduz




IMU's leader for Kunduz captured during raid

The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan leader directed the group's operations in the northern Afghan province, and provided training and direction for IED attacks against Coalition and Afghan forces.


Taliban suicide bombers strike in Wardak




ISAF kills senior IMU leader, 'multiple insurgents' in airstrike

Mullah Anwar served as the IMU's leader in the Burkah district in Afghanistan's Baghlan province, and was responsible for the assassination of a district governor and a member of the Afghan High Peace Council in Takhar.


ISAF captures 'senior IMU leader' in Kunduz




IMU announces death of emir, names new leader

usman_adil.jpgThe al Qaeda-linked Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan has announced the death of its emir, Abu Usman Adil, in a drone strike in Pakistan in April, and named Usman Ghazi to replace him. Adil was responsible for ramping up the IMU's activities in Afghanistan.


6 Uzbeks killed in North Waziristan drone strike

The strike took place in Mir Ali, a known terrorist haven where the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan, and the Islamic Jihad Group, an IMU splinter group, are based.


'Numerous' insurgents detained during latest raid against IMU in Kunduz




ISAF kills IMU leader in Afghan north

Special operations forces killed Khadim, an Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan leader and explosives expert who recruited and trained fighters for suicide attacks, during yesterday's raid in Kunduz.


ISAF targets another senior IMU leader in Afghan north




ISAF captures IMU leader in Afghan north

Special operations forces have conducted three raids this year in Takhar against the al Qaeda and Taliban-linked Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan.
 
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